In Memoriam


The following represents those members of the State Bar of Michigan whose death has been communicated to us. To notify us of the passing of a loved one or colleague, please email barjournal@michbar.org.


From the October Bar Journal

Glenn S. Arendsen, P10242, of Grosse Ile, died April 27, 2021. He was born in 1936, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

Patricia A. Cooley, P40174, of Dundee, died April 27, 2021. She was born in 1944, and was admitted to the Bar in 1987.

William J. Coyle, P12294, of Grosse Pointe Farms, died August 20, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

George F. deClaire, P12610, of West End, N.C., died February 20, 2021. He was born in 1931, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

Lawrence B. DiBasio, P12751, of Livonia, died March 1, 2021. He was born in 1940, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1970.

Lori L. Gibson, P48800, of Grand Rapids, died August 15, 2021. She was born in 1965, and was admitted to the Bar in 1993.

Mark D. Goodman, P14165, of West Bloomfield, died August 21, 2021. He was born in 1944, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

Michael J. Haddad, P23434, of Oak Brook, Ill., died February 2, 2021. He was born in 1948, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

Peter Hodges, P15019, of Bloomfield Hills, died June 4, 2021. He was born in 1930, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1958.

Hon. Karen M. Fort Hood, P42479, of Detroit, died August 15, 2021. She was born in 1953, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1989.

Robert K. Huber, P15209, of Roscommon, died July 28, 2021. He was born in 1937, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Dennis D. James, P15427, of Brooklyn, N.Y., died February 7, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

James B. Johnson, P26097, of Grand Rapids, died August 3, 2021. He was born in 1945, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Jack Eddy Kerr, P15911, of Frankenmuth, died August 10, 2021. He was born in 1927, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1951.

David J. Knoll, P16082, of Holland, died October 10, 2020. He was born in 1943, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

Joseph P. Kwiatkowski, P31588, of Cheboygan, died August 31, 2021. He was born in 1953, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

Richard M. Lewiston, P16644, of Troy, died December 21, 2020. He was born in 1938, and was admitted to the Bar in 1963.

Ronald L. Losinski, P24345, of Miami, Fla., died August 5, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

Ross R. Luxon, P45190, of Bellingham, Wash., died February 15, 2021. He was born in 1942, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1991.

James Tod Macauley, P31373, of Lansing, died August 8, 2021. He was born in 1954, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

Michael A. Makulski, P27580, of Pearland, Texas, died July 24, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

Richard A. Mastaw, P24935, of Livonia, died April 29, 2021. He was born in 1941, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

Thomas J. McDonald, P17375, of Marietta, Ga., died August 1, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

Hon. Norene S. Redmond, P45264, of Eastpointe, died May 20, 2021. She was born in 1959, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1991.

Christine L. Schofield Mills, P46395, of Middleville, died October 16, 2020. She was born in 1945, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1992.

Milton Silverman, P20471, of West Bloomfield, died August 15, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1960.

Hon. Isidore Torres, P28455, of Birmingham, died January 12, 2021. He was born in 1947, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

John E. Tosch, P21510, of Washington Township, died July 13, 2021. He was born in 1944, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

William A. Van Eck, P23904, of Belding, died August 8, 2021. He was born in 1946, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

John R. Whitehouse, P22270, of Sanford, died August 3, 2021. He was born in 1931,  and was admitted to the Bar in 1958.

Avery K. Williams, P34731, of Detroit, died August 6, 2021. He was born in 1957, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

Dennis A. Wilson, P38521, of The Villages, Fla., died March 8, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1985.

August 2021

George M. Blaty, P10879, of Farmington Hills, died August 14, 2020. He was born in 1929, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1954.

John H. Logie, P16768, of Grand Rapids, died August 4, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

Thomas G. Parachini, P22832, of Detroit, died August 24, 2020. He was born in 1944 and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

Robert J. Rhead, P19383, of Midland, died August 4, 2021. He was born in 1937, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1967.

Dennis D. James, P15427, of Brooklyn, N.Y., died February 7, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

James B. Johnson, P26097, of Grand Rapids, died August 3, 2021. He was born in 1945, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Jack Eddy Kerr, P15911, of Frankenmuth, died August 10, 2021. He was born in 1927, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1951.

David J. Knoll, P16082, of Holland, died October 10, 2020. He was born in 1943 and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

Joseph P. Kwiatkowski, P31588, of Cheboygan, died August 31, 2021. He was born in 1953 and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

Richard M. Lewiston, P16644, of Troy, died December 21, 2020. He was born in 1938 and was admitted to the Bar in 1963.

Ronald L. Losinski, P24345, of Miami, Fla., died August 5, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

Ross R. Luxon, P45190, of Bellingham, Wash., died February 15, 2021. He was born in 1942, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1991.

James Tod Macauley, P31373, of Lansing, died August 8, 2021. He was born in 1954, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

Michael A. Makulski, P27580, of Pearland, Texas, died July 24, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

Richard A. Mastaw, P24935, of Livonia, died April 29, 2021. He was born in 1941, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

Thomas J. McDonald, P17375, of Marietta, Ga., died August 1, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

Hon. Norene S. Redmond, P45264, of Eastpointe, died May 20, 2021. She was born in 1959, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1991.

Christine L. Schofield Mills, P46395, of Middleville, died October 16, 2020. She was born in 1945, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1992.

Milton Silverman, P20471, of West Bloomfield, died August 15, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1960.

Hon. Isidore Torres, P28455, of Birmingham, died January 12, 2021. He was born in 1947, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

John E. Tosch, P21510, of Washington Township, died July 13, 2021. He was born in 1944, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

William A. Van Eck, P23904, of Belding, died August 8, 2021. He was born in 1946 and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

John R. Whitehouse, P22270, of Sanford, died August 3, 2021. He was born in 1931 and was admitted to the Bar in 1958.

Avery K. Williams, P34731, of Detroit, died August 6, 2021. He was born in 1957, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

Dennis A. Wilson, P38521, of The Villages, Fla., died March 8, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1985.

July 2021

Edward J. Annen Jr., P26062, of Portage, died July 28, 2021. He was born in 1951, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Peter B. Bundarin, P24043, of Canton, died July 7, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

Randall D. Fielstra, P13410, of Hardeeville, S.C., died July 12, 2021. He was born in 1945, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1970.

Clarence L. Hudson, P15218, of Bloomfield Hills, died July 13, 2021. He was born in 1928, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1953.

Carl M. Levin, P16599, of Detroit, died July 29, 2021. He was born in 1934 and was admitted to the Bar in 1960.

George H. Meyer, P17661, of Bloomfield Hills, died July 3, 2021. He was born in 1928 and was admitted to the Bar in 1953.

Henry J. Mittelstaedt III, P24348, of Rochester Hills, died July 18, 2021. He was born in 1947, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

Edward H. Powers, P19057, of Flint, died July 14, 2021. He was born in 1942 and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Patrick W. Priest, P27593, of Mendon, died July 17, 2021. He was born in 1945 and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

James W. Zerrenner, P22719, of Grand Rapids, died July 12, 2021. He was born in 1942 and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

June 2021

Sarah J. Biggs, P43745, of Grosse Pointe Park, died June 29, 2021. She was born in 1966, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1990.

Hon. William E. Bolle, P10970, of Troy, died June 10, 2021. He was born in 1939 and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

Charles H. Brown, P11263, of Detroit, died June 27, 2021. He was born in 1937, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

George W. Burnard, P11426, of Troy, died June 26, 2021. He was born in 1937, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

Hon. James R. Clatterbaugh, P11953, of Owosso, died June 4, 2021. He was born in 1943 and was admitted to the Bar in 1970.

Robert A. Germani Jr., P13933, of Lakewood Ranch, Fla., died June 21, 2021. He was born in 1947 and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

William R. Neale, P18191, of Apollo Beach, Fla., died June 9, 2021. He was born in 1942 and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Robert T. Wall, P21928, of Algonac, died June 21, 2021. He was born in 1929, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1955.

May 2021

Allison Anne Bars, P78762, of Charlotte, died May 7, 2021. She was born in 1982, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2014.

David M. Benedict, P34267, of Port Huron, died May 31, 2021. He was born in 1953, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

Thomas A. Bengtson, P10677, of Williamston, died May 20, 2021. He was born in 1942, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Brent Arthur Bremer, P11160, of Rochester Hills, died May 26, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1971.

John H. Finn, P31470, of Grand Ledge, died May 1, 2021. He was born in 1950, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

James A. Kendall, P15869, of Midland, died May 12, 2021. He was born in 1927, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and
was admitted to the Bar in 1953.

Henry J. Legere Jr., P49736, of Holt, died May 1, 2021. He was born in 1951, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1994.

Glenn H. Oliver, P49062, of Bingham Farms, died May 16, 2021. He was born in 1968, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1993.

Harold H. Plassman, P39123, of Archbold, Ohio, died May 5, 2021. He was born in 1929, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

Alan S. Rapoport, P19232, of Muskegon, died May 18, 2021. He was born in 1942 and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

John F. Walsh Jr., P33815, of Southington, Conn., died May 30, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

April 2021

Ira G. Harris, P14675, of Huntington Woods, died April 7, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1965.

Elbert L. Hatchett, P14735, of Pontiac, died April 8, 2021. He was born in 1936 and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

Thomas R. Hess, P43329, of Northville, died April 21, 2021. He was born in 1944, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

Eric C. Jones, P66364, of Livonia, died April 15, 2021. He was born in 1976, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2003.

Donald G. Messinger, P25154, of Spring Lake, died April 10, 2021. He was born in 1945 and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

John R. Monaghan, P17890, of Fort Gratiot, died April 25, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was  admitted to the Bar in 1967.

David R. Peterson, P25793, of Cadillac, died April 4, 2021. He was born in 1949, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

Sue E. Radulovich, P33346, of Grosse Pointe Woods, died April 19, 2021. She was born in 1957, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.

John M. Sheridan, P20355, of Southfield, died April 26, 2021. He was born in 1926 and was admitted to the Bar in 1958.

John P. Van Eenenaam, P21746, of Grand Haven, died April 4, 2021. He was born in 1929, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and  was admitted to the Bar in 1955.

March 2021

Timothy J. Bott, P11036, of Muskegon, died March 29, 2021. He was born in 1944, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

William M. Clos, P65113, of Grand Blanc, died March 3, 2021. He was born in 1977, graduated from Michigan State University College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 2004.

Gerald C. Davis, P12551, of Livonia, died March 23, 2021. He was born in 1942, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

Paul M. Koch, P16101, of Grosse Pointe Farms, died March 12, 2021. He was born in 1922, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

Norman J. LeVasseur, P16593, of Southfield, died March 21, 2021. He was born in 1925, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1951.

Jerrold V. Marsh, P17118, of Grosse Pointe Woods, died March 25, 2021. He was born in 1941, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was  admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Robert E. Novitke, P24911, of Grosse Pointe Woods, died March 14, 2021. He was born in 1946, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

Stanton K. Smith, Jr., P27602, of Detroit, died March 4, 2021. He was born in 1931 and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

J. Laevin Weiner, P22108, of West Bloomfield, died March 20, 2021. He was born in 1940, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and  was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

February 2021

Elden W. Butzbaugh, Jr., P11494, of Saint Joseph, died February 17, 2021. He was born in 1937, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Dan A. Darnell, P12507, of Farmington Hills, died February 9, 2021. He was born in 1945, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1970.

Donald R. Epstein, P13206, of Southfield, died February 19, 2021. He was born in 1945, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

John A. Ferroli, P35869, of Grand Rapids, died February 17, 2021. He was born in 1958 and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.

Adele Maire Gagliardi, P62750, of Washington, D.C., died February 3, 2021. She was born in 1975, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2001.

Roman Halanski, P14531, of Warren, died February 8, 2021. He was born in 1925, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1951.

Charles J. Hurbis, P15289, of Ann Arbor, died February 9, 2021. He was born in 1933, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1965.

Barry F. Keller, P15806, of Bloomfield Hills, died February 21, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Dorean M. Koenig, P16107, of Lansing, died February 3, 2021. She was born in 1934, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was  admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Robert R. Maxwell, P23790, of Shelby Township, died February 3, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

Cameron C. McComb, P33842, of Bingham Farms, died February 14, 2021. He was born in 1956, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

John Oosterbaan, P18506, of Kalamazoo, died February 15, 2021. He was born in 1941 and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

T. Lynne Petersen, P36508, of Sault Sainte Marie, died February 3, 2021. She was born in 1955, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1984.

Bruce A. Rodwan, P19550, of Pleasant Ridge, died February 8, 2021. He was born in 1946, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1971.

Hugh C. Ross, P19673, of Troy, died February 19, 2021. He was born in 1929 and was admitted to the Bar in 1954.

Clifford Woodards II, P60661, of Southfield, died February 8, 2021. He was born in 1962, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2003.

January 2021

Darryl G. Bressack, P67820, of Bloomfield Hills, died January 25, 2021. He was born in 1977, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2004.

Robert W. Brott, P11253, of Acme, died January 13, 2021. He was born in 1945, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

Thomas J. Condon, P29309, of Allen Park, died January 31, 2021. He was born in 1940, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

Charles C. Conklin, P12110, of Birmingham, died January 6, 2021. He was born in 1931, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1958.

Daniel H. French, P13701, of Watervliet, died January 13, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1965.

James N. Gramenos, P14264, of Grosse Pointe Park, died January 4, 2021. He was born in 1932, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

John R. Greene, P32431, of Grand Blanc, died January 21, 2021. He was born in 1941, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.

Joshua David Hammons, P78510, of Ann Arbor, MI died January 10, 2021. He was born in 1979, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2014.

Earsula Johnson, P44643, of Eden Prairie, Minn., died January 6, 2021. She was born in 1951, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1991.

James D. Lark, P16423, of West Bloomfield, died January 21, 2021. He was born in 1930 and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

Charles J. LaSata, P16437, of Niles, died January 1, 2021. He was born in 1922 and was admitted to the Bar in 1962.

Gerald M. Lorence, P16801, of Farmington Hills, died January 31, 2021. He was born in 1928, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Theodore A. Lughezzani, P16845, of Henderson, Nev., died January 28, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1961.

Richard L. MacArthur, P16909, of Rochester Hills, died January 19, 2021. He was born in 1933, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1963.

Albert E. Moehlman, P17856, of Farmington Hills, died January 29, 2021. He was born in 1931, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

Alphonsus C. Murphy, P18088, of Moraga, Calif., died January 16, 2021. He was born in 1928 and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

Jon R. Muth, P18138, of Belmont, died January 29, 2021. He was born in 1945, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1971.

Peter T. Paladino Jr., P54358, of Saginaw, died January 15, 2021. He was born in 1948 and was admitted to the Bar in 1996.

Thomas H. Purcell, P57461, of Swartz Creek, died January 3, 2021. He was born in 1948, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1999.

Jonathan E. Raven, P25390, of Lansing, died January 26, 2021. He was born in 1951, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

Lawrence O. Wells, P26515, of Lansing, died January 30, 2021. He was born in 1951, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Robert F. Wick, P25964, of Rochester Hills, died January 7, 2021. He was born in 1946, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Michael S. Wolsh, P33653, of Parrish, Fla., died January 31, 2020. He was born in 1950, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

December 2020

Anita L. Comorski, P56703, of Livonia, died December 12, 2020. She was born in 1969, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1997.

David C. Hakim, P14529, of Rochester, died December 9, 2020. He was born in 1935, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1967.

Janet A. Haynes, P33411, of Grand Rapids, MI died December 16, 2020. She was born in 1945, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.

Albert A. Hazen, P14785, of Fair Play, S.C., died December 7, 2020. He was born in 1932, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

Robert J. Hribar, P15195, of Clinton Township, died December 2, 2020. He was born in 1941, graduated from University of Detroit Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

David H. Key, Jr., P15929, of Bloomfield Hills, MI died December 16, 2020. He was born in 1928, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1954.

Donald B. Mouchet, P18036, of Allen Park, died December 28, 2020. He was born in 1942, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Michael F. Murphy, P29213, of Wyandotte, died December 23, 2020. He was born in 1951, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

Benny N. Napoleon, P40680, of Detroit, MI died December 17, 2020. He was born in 1955, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1987.

J. Michael O'Hara, P18436, of Fort Wayne, IN died December 2, 2018. He was born in 1928, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1954.

Steven J. Pitzer, P27873, of Milford, died December 20, 2020. He was born in 1952, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was  admitted to the Bar in 1977.

Michael J. Roberts, P19505, of Grand Rapids, died December 6, 2020. He was born in 1943, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

J. David Whyte, P37712, of Sault Sainte Marie, died December 2, 2020. He was born in 1940, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1985.

November 2020

Kathleen A. Foster, P39166, of Traverse City, died November 6, 2020. She was born in 1947, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1986.

Charles L. Levin, P16600, of Detroit, died November 19, 2020. He was born in 1926, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1947.

John A. Macleod, P16950, of Grosse Pointe Farms, MI died November 12, 2020. He was born in 1936, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

Timothy K. McMorrow, P25386, of Grand Rapids, died November 9, 2020. He was born in 1949, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

Paul E. Pedersen, P24355, of Commerce Township, died November 16, 2020. He was born in 1947, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

Gerald C. Simon, P20501, of Bloomfield Hills, died November 14, 2020. He was born in 1927, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and  was admitted to the Bar in 1952.

Robert E. Toohey, P21500 of Troy, died November 13, 2019. He was born in 1928, graduated from University of Detroit Mercy Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

Patrick F. Trese, P67352, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., died November 4, 2020. He was born in 1970, graduated from University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 2004.

Joseph Wasche Jr., P23712, of Oscoda, died November 1, 2020. He was born in 1947, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

October 2020

Penny R. Beardslee, P44363, of Detroit, died July 9, 2020. She was born in 1964, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1991.

George W. Beeby, P10620, of Traverse City, died September 15, 2020. He was born in 1947, graduated from the Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

Lamont C. BeGole, P10628, of Morrice, died February 29, 2020. He was born in 1921, graduated from the University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1952.

Lisa H. Blanchard, P34923, of Onancock, Va., died October 17, 2020. She was born in 1951, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

Thomas J. Brady, P11112, of Pikeville, TN died July 20. 2020. He was born in 1936, graduated from the Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1963.

Robert E. Bright, P11202, of Saginaw, died July 31, 2020. He was born in 1923, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1951.

Patricia B. Campbell, P25351, of Grosse Pointe Woods, died August 12, 2020. She was born in 1932, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

William J. Caprathe, P11596, of Bay City, died August 15, 2020. He was born in 1939, graduated from the Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1965.

Therese P. Carolan, P33972, of Bloomfield, MI died October 22, 2020. She was born in 1944, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

Leonard F. Charla, P11803, of Bloomfield Hills, died October 20, 2020. He was born in 1940 and was admitted to the Bar in 1971.

Carol J. Chase, P31977, of Grand Rapids, died September 1, 2020. She was born in 1953, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

David B. Celello, P37192, of Iron Mountain, MI died December 4, 2020. He was born in 1956, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1984.

Kevin G. Dougherty, P44207, of Grand Rapids, died October 3, 2020. He was born in 1965 and was admitted to the Bar in 1990.

Kimberly A. Gibbs, P55942, of Royal Oak, died August 20, 2020. She was born in 1972, graduated from the Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1998.

Deborah E. Green, P41876, of Ann Arbor, died August 17, 2020. She was born in 1948, graduated from the Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1988.

David C. Grier, P14373, of South Haven, MI died October 22, 2020. He was born in 1928, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

Joseph L. Hardig Jr., P14634, of Birmingham, died May 14, 2020. He was born in 1927, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1953.

Richard D. Haskins, P14724, of Clinton Township, died October 15, 2020. He was born in 1938, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

David O. Haughey, P14752, of Grand Rapids, MI died October 19, 2020. He was born in 1918, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1948.

Edward L. Keller, P15808, of Bruce Township, MI died October 10, 2018. He was born in 1931, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1959.

Steven C. Kirschner, P29592, of Waterford, died July 10, 2020. He was born in 1953, graduated from the University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1979.

Thomas I. Klein, P16043, of Bloomfield Hills, died July 3, 2020. He was born in 1935, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1962.

Robert F. Kurtycz, P71637, of Kalamazoo, died October 1, 2020. He was born in 1969, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2008.

Quentin A. Lawson, P31390, of Washington, D.C., died October 7, 2020. He was born in 1947, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

John M. Lysz, P53353, of Dearborn Heights, died October 18, 2020. He was born in 1956, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1997.

Daniel P. Marsh, P45304, of Shelby Township, died March 31, 2020. He was born in 1963, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1991.

Joseph J. McDonnell, P32056, of Detroit, MI died October 9, 2020. He was born in 1954, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

F. William McKee Sr., P17462, of Petosky, died August 15, 2020. He was born in 1931, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

Charles J. Moceri, P17852, of Troy, died October 9, 2020. He was born in 1938, graduated from University of Detroit Mercy Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

William S. Morrison, P32799, of Troy, died October 17, 2020. He was born in 1944 and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Richard L. Nahhat, P29516, of Troy, died October 3, 2020. He was born in 1951, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

Allen J. Nelson, P18224, of Harbor Springs, MI died October 29, 2020. He was born in 1938, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

Bruce F. Nelson, P18225, of Bloomfield Hills, died April 10, 2020. He was born in 1927 and was admitted to the Bar in 1958.

Terrance J. Odom, P18416, of Rochester Hills, died October 16, 2020. He was born in 1942, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

Michael E. Paddon, P25909, of Bloomfielid Hills, died June 1, 2020. He was born in 1949, graduated from the University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Gerald P. Peplowski, P18776, of Grosse Pointe, died March 17, 2020. He was born in 1940, graduated from the University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Thomas F. Quinn Jr., P19163, of Colleyville, died April 8, 2020. He was born in 1931, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

Stuart J. Rice, P19409, of Farmington Hills, MI died October 18, 2020. He was born in 1941, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

Philip J. Rosewarne, P19651, of Ann Arbor, MI died October 25, 2020. He was born in 1935, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1965.

Morden P. Schuur, P20118, of Kalamazoo, died May 4, 2020. He was born in 1920 and was admitted to the Bar in 1949.

Donald E. Shely, P20341, of Peoria, AZ died October 5, 2020. He was born in 1928, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

Mark A. Sokoloff, P27395, of Port Huron, died May 24, 2020. He was born in 1945, graduated from the Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

David C. Stone, P26908, of Detroit, died October 13, 2020. He was born in 1947, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

Robert A. W. Strong, P27724, of Birmingham, died October 6, 2020. He was born in 1949, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

Martin M. Summer, P21160, of Clarkston, died September 16, 2020. He was born in 1937, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1961.

William E. Taylor, P55402, of Addison, TX died March 1, 2020. He was born in 1967 and was admitted to the Bar in 1996.

John J. Timmer, P21462, of Grand Rapids, died October 22, 2020. He was born in 1925 and was admitted to the Bar in 1962.

John D. Tully, P21617, of Grand Rapids, died August 29, 2020. He was born in 1939, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

Donald Waldron Jr., P34223, of Lansing, died October 17, 2020. He was born in 1952, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

Ralph O. Wilbur, P22310, of Merritt, died April 1, 2020. He was born in 1938, graduated from the University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

James W. Williams, P22352, of Birmingham, died October 2, 2020. He was born in 1942, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

September 2020

Stephen A. Bromberg, P11235, of Bloomfield, died September 3, 2020. He was born in 1930, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1954.

Gary A. Daugherty, P32819, of Palm Beach Gardens, FL died September 20, 2020. He was born in 1954, and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.

Joseph Impastato, P15333, of Grosse Pointe Shores, died September 22, 2020. He was born in 1930, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1961.

Nicholas E. Manikas, P34698, of Farmington Hills, died September 22, 2020. He was born in 1956, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

James H. Mulcahy, P18054, of Plymouth, MI died September 6, 2020. He was born in 1928, graduated from University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1953.

Joanee L. Schreves, P42426, of Grand Rapids, died September 1, 2020. She was born in 1953, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1989.

G. Alan Wallace, P69333, of Lansing, MI died September 26, 2020. He was born in 1980, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2006.