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Cecil Edward Wirgau
February 16, 2018 – 4:42 pm | Comments Off
Cecil Edward Wirgau

Cecil Edward Wirgau, 56, of Alpena passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018, at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia; daughter, Teresa (Glenn) Kaminski; grandson, Elijah Kaminski; 10 siblings, …

Charles Douglas Attwell
February 15, 2018 – 5:05 pm | Comments Off
Charles Douglas Attwell

Charles “Chuck” Douglas Attwell, 90, died suddenly on Monday, February 12, 2018 at their winter home at Rice Creek RV Resort in Riverview, Florida.  He had played 18 holes of golf that morning …

Cecil Wirgau
February 15, 2018 – 5:03 pm | Comments Off
Cecil Wirgau

Cecil Wirgau, 56, of Alpena passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of …

Charles Douglas Attwell
February 14, 2018 – 4:48 pm | Comments Off
Charles Douglas Attwell

Charles Douglas Attwell, 90, died suddenly on Monday, February 12, 2018, in Riverview, Florida.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Bannan Funeral Home in a future edition of The News.

Dr. Joanne Marie Root
February 14, 2018 – 4:48 pm | Comments Off

Joanne Marie Root, DO, FAAFP, FHM, 61, of Alpena passed away in the company of her family and friends on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, after a 9-month courageous fight with cancer. She …

Richard Arthur Bunton
February 12, 2018 – 5:29 pm | Comments Off
Richard Arthur Bunton

Richard Arthur Bunton, 77, of Alpena passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018 at his home.
Richard was born March 18, 1940 in Rogers City to the late Arthur E. and Emogene (Larke) Bunton. …

Arlene Frances Williams
February 12, 2018 – 11:20 am | Comments Off
Arlene Frances Williams

Arlene Frances Williams, 84, of Alpena passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Hillman’s Haven.

Arlene Frances Lee was born in Alpena on January 25, 1934 to the late Roy and Margaret …

Doris Bertha Siegert
February 12, 2018 – 11:19 am | Comments Off
Doris Bertha Siegert

Doris Bertha Siegert, 87, of Hubbard Lake and Hudson, Florida passed away Friday, February 2, 2018.
Doris Bertha Degen was born November 3, 1930, in Alpena to the late Adolph and Martha (Wilke) …