HOUGHTON—Walter T. Anderson, 89, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at his Bluffs apartment after a long illness. Anderson, a longtime resident of Woodland Road in Houghton, had lived at the Bluffs Senior Community since November 2011. A graveside service will be held Saturday, May 25 at 1:30 p.m. (Central time) at Rosehill Cemetery in Beechwood, (about seven miles west of Iron River on U.S. 2 on Cemetery Road). The O’Neill-Dennis Funeral Home in Hancock is assisting with the arrangements.
IRON RIVER—Roberta R. Ivey Schewe, 95, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2013, at the Iron River Care Center. Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 21, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home. Interment will be in Resthaven Cemetery. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.
Russell “Utty” Christensen
IRON RIVER—Russell “Utty” Clarence Christensen, 85, was taken to be with his Lord on May 17, 2013. Private family services will be held. Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River, www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.