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Obituaries 12-3-2014

Luella Williams
IRON RIVER—Luella R. Williams, 85, peacefully moved on to her next adventure on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, following a decline in health due to respiratory disease.   Per Luella’s wishes, no formal services will be held at this time. A celebration of her life, to be held around her birthday in 2015, will be announced at a later date. Condolences may be expressed to the family of Luella R. Williams online at www.jacobsfuneralhomeir.com.

Chester Elczuk
ALPHA—Chester S. Elczuk, 51, passed away Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at his home. In accordance with Chester’s wishes, private family visitation and services were held. The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls to honor Chester’s Legacy of Life, www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.

Cecelia Saario
CRYSTAL FALLS—Cecelia Saario, 88, passed away Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, at Northstar Health Services, Iron River. Visitation will be Friday, Dec. 5, from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls. Funeral services will be Friday, 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Hematite Township Cemetery, Amasa in the spring. The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls to honor Ceil’s Legacy of Life, www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.

Joseph Fosnight
CRYSTAL FALLS—Joseph R. Fosnight, 71, passed away Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at Northstar Health Services, Iron River, after a long battle with cancer. A gathering of Joseph’s family and friends will take place, Thursday, Dec. 4 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls, to celebrate Joseph’s Legacy of Life. The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls to honor Joseph’s Legacy of Life, www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.  

Jerry Johnson
KALAMAZOO—Jerry Gunnard Johnson, 81, passed away Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, in Kalamazoo. A private family memorial service will be held and interment will be in Resthaven Cemetery in Iron River.