ANCOG ROMULO SUSTIGUER, M.D. Was born June 12, 1933 in Manila, Philippines and died April 14, 2012. Loving husband of Concepcion Ty Ancog, M.D. Devoted father of Consuelo, Cristeta Weeks (Bert), Ronaldo, Romualdo (Diana), Contina Harris (Michael), and the late Roberto. Grandfather of Katie, Bert, and Kimberly Weeks, Matthew and Monica Fein, Cristina and Romualdo Ancog, Maxwell and Leo Harris. Brother of Plaridel Ancog and Edmundo Ancog. Family will receive friends Tuesday 2-8 p.m. at A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Rd (btwn Maple and Big Beaver). Scripture service 7 p.m. Funeral Mass Wednesday 10 a.m. at St. Regis Catholic Church, 3695 Lincoln Dr, Bloomfield Hills. Visitation at church begins 9:30 a.m. View obituary and share memories at www.DesmondFuneralHome.com.
ARTHUR HAROLD "FRED", JR. D.O.B: 9/20/1936, Age 75, D.O.D: 4/12/2012, Wayne, MI 48184. Beloved husband of Sharon Dowdell Arthur. Survived by Harold ''Fred'' (Lisa) Arthur III; son, John G. (Sue) Arthur: son Elizabeth (Steve) Meyers; daughter Sally (Jerry) Calkins; sister; and nine grandchildren. Preceded in death by Harold F. Arthur Sr., father, Marion Jones Arthur, mother. Fred retired from the Wayne Fire Department. Visitation Hours: Uht Funeral Home, Westland; Sunday, April 15, 2012, 1-7 p.m. Funeral service at St. Mary Catholic Church, Wayne, MI, Monday, April 16, 2012, 11 a.m.
BAKER MICHAEL JAMES Age 69, son of George and Marion Baker of Detroit, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 8, in Sacrmento, CA from congestive heart and respiratory conditions complicated by over 20 years of Parkinson's Disease. A native Detroiter, Michael graduated from St. Charles grade school in 1956, St. Joseph High School in 1960, and Ferris State College in 1968. He served in the United States Navy and Reserve for 28 years as Chief Petty Officer and Quartermaster Chief. He is survived by five sisters and three brothers, with many neices and nephews. Michael's grandfather, Patrick C. Baker, was Managing Editor of the Evening News Association, predecessor of the Detroit News in the early 1900's. A private memorial service will be held in San Diego, CA. Donations can be made to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation in New York City.
BAYNES GOEBEL Age 88, of New Hudson, passed away peacefully April 14, 2012. Beloved husband of Helen E. Baynes. Cherished father of Bill (Loretta) Baynes and Linda Wade. Dear brother of Joel Baynes. Adored grandfather of Austin Baynes, Jenny Warren, and Paul (Hannah) Wade and great-grandfather of Michael, Laura, Sam, Joe, Will, Ben, and Grace. Visitation Tuesday 2 8 p.m. with a funeral service Wednesday 10:30 a.m. at Casterline Funeral Home, Inc. 59255 Ten Mile Rd., South Lyon. Contributions appreciated to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214.
BECKER FRANIS X April 14, 2012. Age 70. Beloved husband of Diane of 46 years. Loving father of Sandra (Mark) Hoebeke, Susan (Bruce) Langlands, Linda (David) Brockert. Proud grandpa of Matthew, Michael, Joshua, Jessica, Rebecca and Jacob. Dear brother of Mary Jane (the late Greg) MacDonald, Nancy Becker, Carol (James) Zmich, Emily (Anthony) Plewa, Donna (David) Bremerkamp, Richard Becker, Norman (Linda) Becker and James (the late Denise) Becker. Dear brother-in- law of David and Dolores Gratti and Ralph and Diane Nowak. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation Monday 2-9 p.m. and Tuesday 2-9 p.m. with a scripture service Tuesday evening at the Wasik Funeral Home, 49150 Schoenherr, Shelby Twp. (N. of 22 Mile Rd.). In state Wednesday 9:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass 9:30 a.m. at St. Martin DePorres Catholic Church 31555 Hoover Rd. (north of 13 Mile Rd.), Warren. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton Twp. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family @ www.wasikfuneralhome.com.
BOND ALICE JEAN (RILEY) Wife of Kenneth Erwin Bond, died April 11, 2012. She is survived by son William Kenneth Now (Craig Allan Bond) grandchildren Cory Bond, Peter Bond, Rebecca Russell, and other beautiful family members. For the past two years Alice traveled a painful but marvelous journey from cancer to life transition. A "Pay Your Respects" Open House will be held 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. April 21st at her home in Southfield. Please consider contributions on behalf of Alice to help her family with her outstanding medical/related expenses. If you wish to write a check please make it payable to William Now, her son/executor, 4509 Dartmouth Dr, Sacramento, CA 95841. Your contribution will be used specifically on behalf of Alice. For questions, call her family on her home phone.
CAMPANELLA JOSEPHINE (NEE GROPPUSO) April 11, 2012. Age 89. Beloved wife of the late Santo. Loving mother of Stella Parlow, Grace Campanella, and Theresa (Robert) Plotzke. Proud and loving Gram of Jeffrey (Pam) Parlow, Sandra (Darcy) Tiedeman, Matthew Parlow, Zachary Plotzke, and Natalie Plotzke, and Magna-Nonna of Josephine Parlow, and Lucas and Garrett Tiedeman. Dear sister of Grace Daniels. Mrs. Campanella enjoyed cooking, but found her greatest joy in loving her family unconditionally. Visitation Tuesday 5-9pm and Wednesday 2-9pm with a 8pm Rosary at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons, Inc., 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). In state Thursday 9:30am until time of 10am Mass at Assumption Grotto Catholic Church, 13770 Gratiot Avenue, Detroit. Interment, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit. Memorial contributions to the Alzheimers Association are appreciated. Please share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guestbook" at WujekCalcaterra.com
CANINI IDA age 93, lost her battle with cancer on April 12, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Enrico. Loving mother of Graziano. Visitation Monday 2-8 p.m. at McCabe Funeral Home, 31950 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. Rosary 7:00 p.m. In state Tuesday 11:30 a.m. until time of Mass 12:00 noon at Our lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, 23815 Power Rd., Farmington Hills. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Masouleum. www.mccabefuneralhome.com
CRISCENTI SAM April 14, 2012. Age 90. Beloved husband of Fina for 57 years. Loving father of Angie, Peter (Maribeth) and Carlo (Shelley). Proud grandfather of Samantha, Jessica, Carissa and Rebecca. Dear brother of Mario (Dottie), Frank (Patricia), John (Nancy), Ann (Jim) Malkowski and the late Jim (Kathy) and sister-in-law Pat Crescenti. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Sam enjoyed spending time with family playing cards, Fina's cooking and monthly bus trips to the casino. Visitation at the Sterling Heights Chapel of the Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 13650 East Fifteen Mile Road (at Schoenherr) Tuesday 2-9 p.m. with rosary at 6:30 p.m. In state Wednesday 11:00 a.m. until Mass at 11:30 a.m. at St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church, 31555 Hoover, Warren. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Donations to Alzheimers Association would be appreciated. Memories shared at www.bcfh.com.
FISHER JOHN F. Of North Lake, MI. Formerly of Dearborn Heights. Age 82, died April 14, 2012. Funeral: Wednesday, April 18, 2012, 11:00 a.m. St. Mary Catholic Church, Chelsea. Burial: St. Hedwig Cemetery, Dearborn Heights. Visitation: Staffan-Mitchell Funeral Home, Chelsea on Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Rosary at 7:30 p.m. www.mitchellfuneral.com