Lansing Obituaries

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  • Friday Jan 23 | via The Daily Standard 

    Nancy Richards

    Nancy Estella Morrill Richards, 83, Celina, passed away at 6 a.m. Jan. 22, 2015, at home with her family. She was born to Maurice and Cedelia McNary Morrill in Mount Pleasant, Mich., and was raised in Lansing, Mich.


  • Sunday Jan 18 | via The Daily Record 

    Charles Gollihue, 62, Creston

    Charles "Charlie" Gollihue, 62, of Creston, died peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family and friends. Charlie was born April 21, 1952 in Logan, W.Va.


  • Thursday Jan 15 | via WLNS-TV Lansing 

    TV Tower BASE Jumper Fatality Identified

    The Michigan State Police have released the identity of a man who died after apparently jumping from a commercial television tower last night. Investigators say 31-year-old Joshua Sheppard of Southfield died around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.


  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via The News Journal 

    Bobby Lee Robbins

    He proudly served his country as a member of the United States Air Force where he was attached to the Strategic Air Command; Bobby was stationed all over the U.S. and abroad, living in Cape Cod, Colorado Springs, the Azores, Los Angeles, and finally on Andrews Air Force base in Camp Springs, Maryland.


  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via WILX-TV Lansing 

    Additional Visitation Tonight for Rev. Michael Murphy

    The family will have visitation services Tuesday evening for those who can't make Wednesday's funeral. Tuesday's visitation will take place from 6pm to 8pm at Riley Funeral Home at 426 W. St. Joseph Street in Lansing.


  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via WLNS-TV Lansing 

    Visitation/Funeral Services For Rev. Michael Murphy

    Tonight in mid-Michigan, everyone is welcome to pay their last respects to a very respected longtime leader in Lansing. Visitation for Reverend Doctor Michael Murphy goes form 6 until 8 this evening at the Riley Funeral Home on Saint Joseph Street in Lansing.


  • Sunday Jan 11 | via 

    A short memorial for Taylor Negron

    Taylor Negron at a story-telling event for The Moth at the Wharton Center in East Lansing, Michigan May 28, 2014. I know Taylor Negron was neither a member of The Doors, a friend of the band nor associated with them and he never really met Jim Morrison .


  • Friday Jan 2 | via Northern Michigan News 

    John F. Welch

    John was born September 25, 1961, in Lansing, Michigan, to Frederick and Dolores Welch. He graduated from Reed City High School and had served in the United States Air Force.


  • Friday Jan 2 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Robert Lawrence Canute

    Robert was born September 24, 1956, in Reed City, Michigan, to Anita Louise Canute and Robert Allen Canute. Robert grew up in Shepherd, Michigan, where he graduated from high school.


  • Tuesday Dec 30 | via Florida Today 

    Robert Eugene Shifflet

    He was born on July 5, 1933 in Columbus, OH to Virgil and Mildred Shifflet. He was predeceased by his parents, brother Jim, wives, JoAnn and Martha, and granddaughter, Stacie.


  • Monday Dec 29 | via Michigan Lawyers Weekly 

    Michigan federal judge dies at 85

    Retired U.S. District Judge Paul V. Gadola died Dec. 26 at the Burcham Hills retirement community in East Lansing. He was 85 years old.


  • Sunday Dec 28 | via The Janesville Gazette 

    Gregory Eugene Reuter, Lansing, MI/Janesville, WI

    Gregory Eugene Reuter, 43, died suddenly on Dec. 18, 2014, at his home in Lansing. He was born Nov. 14, 1971, in Janesville, WI, to Roger and Peggy Reuter.


  • Dec 26, 2014 | via Obits 

    Regina Price

    Regina Price went to be with her Lord and Savior on December 26, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. She was born March 11, 1920 to Albert and Annie Watson in Alton, IL. She married Harvey H. Price on February 16, 1952.


  • Dec 25, 2014 | via Cheney Free Press 

    Susanne Gresham

    Susanne Gresham, born Dec. 10, 1944, and a resident of Cheney from 1980-2005, succumbed to pancreatic cancer Dec. 10, 2014 on her 70th birthday and after an eight-month struggle. Susanne was the first of three daughters born to Leon Bishop and Sue Bishop of Prosser, Wash.


  • Dec 24, 2014 | via The Daily Standard 

    Betty Petriew

    She was born April 10, 1928, in Rockford, to Rudy and Neva Buckey Kable. On Aug. 26, 1952, she married D. Wayne Petrie, who died May 4, 1998.


  • Dec 21, 2014 | via Automotive News 


    Third-generation Chrysler dealer Bill Snethkamp, president of Bill Snethkamp's Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in Lansing, Mich., died here Dec. 12. He was 65. Snethkamp's father and grandfather were both auto dealers, and the family has owned and operated Chrysler dealerships since 1926. Snethkamp opened his own dealership in 1977.


  • Dec 1, 2014 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Corneal Veltema

    Corneal Veltema, age 91, of East Lansing, went to heaven on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. He was born on Nov. 4, 1923 and raised on a family farm in Missaukee County, the son of Roy and Gertrude Veltema.