In Memoriam


The following represents those members of the State Bar of Michigan whose death has been communicated to us. We sincerely apologize if we have omitted your deceased loved one or colleague.

Joseph H. Fields, P37899, of Okemos, died August 16, 2018. He was born in 1941 and was admitted to the Bar in 1985.

Kathryn Duhamel Gallagher, P40563, of Ann Arbor, died August 17, 2018. She was born in 1961, graduated from the University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1987.

Charles A. Gilfeather, P26457, of Northport, died August 3, 2018. He was born in 1950 and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Douglas S. Graham, P72133, of Lansing, died July 7, 2018. He was born in 1981, graduated from Michigan State University College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 2008.

William McKay, P17458, of Naples, FL, died July 20, 2018. He was born in 1923, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1949.

Daniel M. Morley, P43310, of Traverse City, died July 22, 2018. He was born in 1962, graduated from Thomas M Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1990.

Joseph D. Odenweller, P18413, of Oro Valley, AZ, died June 8, 2018. He was born in 1926, graduated from the Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

Ralph M. Sherman, P72455, of Saint Clair Shores, died July 29, 2018. He was born in 1960 and was admitted to the Bar in 2008.

Lawrence W. Sperling, P20832, of Ann Arbor, died August 3, 2018. He was born in 1932, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

From the September 2018 Bar Journal

Marshall Barrymore, P10497, of Silver Spring, MD, died May 30. 2018. He was born in 1927, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1951.

George F. Borgelt, P11010, of Dearborn Heights, died June 29, 2018. He was born in 1937, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

David R. Bruegel, P29533, of Mason, died June 17, 2018. He was born in 1953 and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

Rex A. Burgess, P42779, of Clinton Township, died June 27, 2018. He was born in 1945, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1989.

Anthony M. Calderone, P11517, of Battle Creek, died March 21, 2018. He was born in 1938, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1963.

Rick A. Haberman, P57269, of Detroit died June 11, 2018. He was born in 1969 and was admitted to the Bar in 1997.

Hon. Michael G. Harrison, P14690, of East Lansing, died May 20. 2018. He was born in 1941, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

Bruce B. Hart, P27065, of Charlotte, died July 19, 2018. He was born in 1940, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

Charles A. Leibel, P46753, of Alpharetta, GA, died April 18, 2018. He was born in 1941, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1996.

Thomas J. Mattern, P36087, of Bradenton Beach, FL, died June 14, 2018. He was born in 1954, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.

John H. McKaig II, P24701, of Mancelona, died June 17, 2018. He was born in 1943, graduated from the Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

R. Wyatt Mick Jr., P19689, of Mishawaka, IN, died July 20, 2018. He was born in 1929, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1954.

Stephen J. Miller, P34191, of Grosse Pointe Park, died June 17, 2018. He was born in 1946 and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

Warren R. Snyder, P20758, of Bridgman, died June 21, 2018. He was born in 1929, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

Otis M. Underwood Jr., P21678, of Oxford, died June 30, 2018. He was born in 1942, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1971.

James D. Veldhuis, P35068, of Mount Pleasant, died July 3, 2018. He was born in 1957, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.

Edward C. Wolfe, P23540, of Bloomfield Hills, died May 23, 2018. He was born in 1948 and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.