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Obituaries 6-12-2019

Alfred Perlongo
IRON RIVER — Alfred J. Perlongo, age 71, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Aspirus Iron River Hospital. Funeral services will be Friday, June 14, at 11 a.m. at St Agnes Catholic Church with Rev. Gregory Veneklase to offer the Mass of Christian Burial.  Members of the Iron County Firemen’s Association and other firefighters will form an honor guard at the service. Interment will be in Resthaven Cemetery.  Condolences may be expressed to the family of Alfred J. Perlongo online at Funeral arrangements are by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

Anna Dezorzi
CASPIAN – Anna M. Dezorzi, 55, formerly of Piqua, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at the Iron River Care Center. Graveside services were Tuesday, June 4, at Harris Creek Cemetery, Bradford, Ohio, with Rev. Richard Keeran officiating. Arrangements were handled by Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home in Piqua. Condolences to the family may be expressed at

James Fritsche
CLAREMORE, Okla. — James Fritsche passed away April 9, 2019. James Louis Fritsche was born Aug. 31, 1938, the son of Francis and Reeta (Wescher) Fritsche in Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. James grew up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and graduated from Iron River High School, class of 1958.

Marguerite Angeli
IRON RIVER -- Marguerite H. Angeli, age 98, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and dear friend to everyone, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018, at the Iron River Care Center. Visitation will be held on Monday, June 17, from 11 a.m. to noon at the Jacobs Funeral Home.  Funeral services will follow at noon with Pastor Jason Liebenow to officiate.  Interment will be in Stambaugh Cemetery in Iron River.  Condolences may be expressed to the family of Marguerite H. Angeli online at Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.

Duane Javoroski
IRON RIVER -- Duane Neil Javoroski, 73, of Navarre, Fla., passed away Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018.  Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 22, 2019, at the family homestead, and residence of Mike and Shelly Mariani, 211 Reiman Road, Iron River, with the West Side Veteran’s Council officiating with full military honors.  Condolences may be expressed to the family of Duane Javoroski online at   Lewis Funeral Home of Navarre, Fl., has been entrusted with arrangements.

Patricia Raiha
ELGIN, Ill. -- Patricia A. Raiha, age 78, passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Patricia graduated from Stambaugh High School in 1959 and retired from Motorola after 35 years of faithful employment. A memorial service will be held in Michigan at a later date. Funeral arrangements by Salerno’s Rosedale Chapels.

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