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Obituaries 10-17-2012 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 1:54 PM

Bernice Korach
DULUTH, Minn.--Bernice I. Korach, surrounded by family, passed away peacefully on Oct. 6, 2012, at the Benedictine Health Center. A celebration of Bernice’s life will begin with a gathering of family and friends from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Saturday, Nov. 10 at Jacob’s Funeral Home in Iron River. Graveside services will be held at the cemetery in Crosby, at a date yet to be determined.

Rhoda Westphal
CASPIAN--Rhoda A. Westphal, 91, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at the Iron River Care Center.  Memorial services will be held Monday, Oct. 29, at 11 a.m. at the First Lutheran Church of Iron River. Interment will be in Rosehill Cemetery, Beechwood. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.

Zigmund “Zig” Cominski
IRON RIVER—Zigmund “Zig” G. Cominski, 86, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, at Marquette General Hospital. Private family services will be held. Interment will be in Stambaugh Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.

Eunice Palmer
CASPIAN--Eunice M. Palmer, 83, passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at the Iron River Care Center. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River. www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.

Dean Ford
LOXAHATCHEE, Fla.--Dean Ray Ford, 87, died at his son’s home in Loxahatchee, on Oct. 3, 2012.  At his request, no service will be held.

John Frizzo
CRYSTAL FALLS--John A. Frizzo, 80, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls, to honor John’s Legacy of Life, www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.

Margaret Lempke
TRAVERSE CITY-- Margaret Anne Case Lempke, 80, passed away Oct. 11, 2012, at Munson Medical Center.
Per Margaret’s wishes cremation has taken place and she will be interred at Fort Custer National Cemetery next to her husband.
Memorial contributions in memory of Margaret may be directed to the American Diabetes Association.
Please visit www.reynolds-jonkhoff.com to share your thoughts and memories with the family.
The family is being served by Reynolds Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Elizabeth Peterson
CRYSTAL FALLS--Elizabeth L. Peterson, 90, passed away Friday, October 12, 2012, at Northstar Health System, Iron River. The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls, www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.

Lillian St. Peter
GREEN BAY, Wis.--Lillian St. Peter, 89, formerly of Iron River, passed away Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012.  Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., Green Bay, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct.17.  The Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.  To send online condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com.

Donald Nordstrom
IRON RIVER--Donald W. Nordstrom, 68, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012 at Marquette General Hospital. Visitation was held Tuesday, Oct. 16, from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River. Funeral services were held Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 3 p.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home. Funeral arrangements were by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.

Phyllis Paro
IRON RIVER--Phyllis A. Paro, 83, passed away Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 at Ministry St. Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield, Wis. Visitation will be held Thursday, Oct. 18, from 10:30  to 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Iron River, with services to follow at 11 a.m. Funeral arrangements were by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.

Evelyn Greig
IRON RIVER--Evelyn Irene Greig passed away on Oct. 14, 2012, at Northstar Health System of Iron River. Visitation will be held Wednesday, Oct.17, from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at the First Lutheran Church in Iron River. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 17, at 11 a.m. at the First Lutheran Church in Iron River. Interment will be in Resthaven Cemetery, Iron River. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.

Last Updated on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 2:00 PM