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 March Bar Journal

TERRY R. BANKERT, P49048, of Flint, died Nov. 11, 2021. He was born in 1951, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1993.

ROBERT L. BENHAM JR., P10678, of Mesa, Arizona, died Jan. 11, 2022. He was born in 1924, graduated from Wayne State Univer­sity Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1951.

ALBERT J. BIRKBECK, P62749, of Grand Rapids, died Nov. 1, 2021. He was born in 1960 and was admitted to the Bar in 2001.

RICHARD L. BOLHOUSE, P29357, of Grandville, died Dec. 10, 2021. He was born in 1953 and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

JORDAN EMERSON CASE, P68627, of Howell, died Sept. 2, 2021. He was born in 1974, graduated from Michigan State University College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 2005.

THOMAS J. CAVANAUGH, P11747, of Troy, died Sept. 16, 2021. He was born in 1946, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

KENNETH M. DAVIES, P12538, of Detroit, died May 16, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

JOHN P. DICKEY, P28056, of Jackson, died Dec. 10, 2021. He was born in 1946, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

KATHLEEN M. DILGER, P35561, of Rochester, died Jan. 25, 2022. She was born in 1958, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.

JOHN H. FILDEW, P13413, of Royal Oak, died Jan. 31, 2022. He was born in 1933, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

KEVIN J. GLEESON, P30099, of Southfield, died Sept. 16, 2021. He was born in 1951, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1979.

EUGENE A. GORETA, P14207, of Ecorse, died Dec. 12, 2021. He was born in 1930, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

FRED ALAN GREENAWALT, P69728, of Goshen, Indiana, died Aug. 10, 2021. He was born in 1950, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2006.

GEORGE W. GREGORY, P32052, of Troy, died Jan. 4, 2022. He was born in 1948, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

BRUCE A. HAHN, P34622, of Kalamazoo, died Oct. 2, 2021. He was born in 1954 and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

ANDREW J. HALIW, P14541, of Naples, Florida, died Sept. 22, 2021. He was born in 1946, graduated from Wayne State Univer­sity Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

COLLEEN M. HEFFRON, P39413, of Largo, Florida, died May 9, 2021. She was born in 1957, graduated from Wayne State Uni­versity Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1986.

THOMAS P. HUSTOLES, P23620, of Portage, died Dec. 7, 2021. He was born in 1949, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

JAMES B. JENSEN JR., P31810, of Lansing, died Oct. 31, 2021. He was born in 1953, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1980.

PATRICIA STEPHENS JOHNSON, P34231, of Northville, died Dec. 1, 2021. She was born in 1958, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

STEPHEN C. KAIL, P27224, of Ludington, died April 6, 2021. He was born in 1946, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

DAVID D. KOHL, P25286, of Novi, died Nov. 18, 2021. He was born in 1947, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

ARTHUR H. LANDAU, P16381, of Bloomfield Hills, died Jan. 1, 2022. He was born in 1940, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1970.

MICHAEL THOMAS LEWIS, P76990, of Harper Woods, died Aug. 7, 2021. He was born in 1988, graduated from University of Mich­igan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2013.

LEONARD J. MALINOWSKI, P24257, of Fredericksburg, Virginia, died March 10, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from De­troit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

CYNTHIA MARIE-MARTINOVICH LARDNER, P37000, of Troy, died April 12, 2021. She was born in 1959, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1984.

BOULOS NAIM MASHNI, P80636, of Northville, died Sept. 15, 2021. He was born in 1963, graduated from Western Michigan University-Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2016.

THOMAS R. MCASKIN, P24017, of Bloomfield Hills, died July 13, 2021. He was born in 1947, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

RONALD E. MCNULTY, P35313, of Farmington Hills, died Dec. 12, 2021. He was born in 1955, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.

LARAE G. MUNK, P41154, of Garden City, Kansas, died May 15, 2021. She was born in 1950, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1988.

ANGELA PALMIERI, P28567, of Dearborn Heights, died Jan. 12, 2022. She was born in 1951, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

MARISA C. PETRELLA, P35643, of Southfield, died Nov. 29, 2021. She was born in 1959, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.

RANDOLPH P. PIPER, P23226, of Fenton, died Jan. 5, 2022. He was born in 1948, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

THOMAS M. REID, P19321, of Saint Clair Shores, died Dec. 12, 2021. He was born in 1936, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1962.

JOYCE E. ROSENTHAL, P19648, of Clawson, died Jan. 24, 2022. She was born in 1944, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

LINDA STEADLEY SCHWARB, P25395, of Macomb, died May 12, 2021. She was born in 1950, graduated from Wayne State Uni­versity Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

IRVING C. SHAW JR., P20302, of Manitou Beach, died Dec. 23, 2021. He was born in 1930 and was admitted to the Bar in 1960.

JOSEPH SHULMAN, P20404, of Franklin, died Dec. 22, 2021. He was born in 1929, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1953.

JACK D. SHUMATE, P23674, of Detroit, died Dec. 19, 2021. He was born in 1936 and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

EVERETT F. SIMPSON, P61387, of Audubon, New Jersey, died Aug. 26, 2021. He was born in 1950, graduated from Thomas M. Cool­ey Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2000.

DAVID L. SMITH, P20636, of Olivet, died Nov. 22, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

AUDREY C. STROIA, P21098, of Southgate, died Dec. 20, 2021. She was born in 1933, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1961.

BERNARD E. STUART, P21110, of Rochester Hills, died Jan. 18, 2022. He was born in 1931, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1960.

HON. ARTHUR J. TARNOW, P21270, of Detroit, died Jan. 21, 2022. He was born in 1942, graduated from Wayne State Univer­sity Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

MICHAEL E. THOMAS, P25798, of Flint, died Nov. 29, 2021. He was born in 1948, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

THOMAS T. THOMPSON, P26265, of Ludington, died December 15, 2021. He was born in 1924 and was admitted to the Bar in 1951.

ROBERT CHARLES TREAT JR., P63873, of Southgate, died July 6, 2021. He was born in 1957 and was admitted to the Bar in 2002.

HELEN C. TSENG, P53868, of Oakville, Ontario, died June 28, 2021. She was born in 1964 and was admitted to the Bar in 1995.

DAVID RUSSELL WHITFIELD, P73352, of Grand Rapids, died Dec. 15, 2021. He was born in 1981, graduated from Michigan State University College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 2009.

THOMAS J. WING, P22437, of Northville, died Dec. 2, 2021. He was born in 1930, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

 

December 2021

RICHARD L. BOLHOUSE, P29357, of Grandville, died Dec. 10, 2021. He was born in 1953 and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

NORM R. PERRY, P25847, of Berrien Springs, died Dec. 12, 2021. He was born in 1946 and was admitted to the Bar in 1970.

ROBERT A. SAJDAK, P27882, of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., died December 7, 2021. He was born in 1949, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

ATHINA T. SIRINGAS, P35761, of Detroit, died December 10, 2021. She was born in 1958, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1983.

GEORGE C. STEWART, P25135, of Ann Arbor, died Dec. 19, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1960.

ROBERT M. THRUN, P21440, of Lansing, died December 2, 2021. He was born in 1931, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1959.

November 2021

DANIEL M. BLANDFORD, P29106, of Grand Haven, died November 2, 2021. He was born in 1953, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

HON. RICHARD J. CELELLO, P24291, of Iron Mountain, died Nov. 13, 2021. He was born in 1948 and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

JAMES F. FLANNERY, P42260, of Bay City, died November 19, 2021. He was born in 1944, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1989.

RICHARD J. GRAVING, P42288, of Shelby Township, died November 23, 2021. He was born in 1959, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1989.

DAVID P. GRUNOW, P27768, of Flat Rock, died Nov. 20, 2021. He was born in 1951, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

JAMES J. HAYES IV, P32676, of Bay City, died November 7, 2021. He was born in 1955, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.

BRIAN V. HOWE, P15182, of Canton, died Nov. 12, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

MICHAEL D. LEWIS, P16635, of Traverse City, died November 3, 2021. He was born in 1944, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

BLAISE A. REPASKY, P19369, of Woodhaven, died Nov. 14, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

STEVE N. YARDLEY, P22612, of Grosse Pointe Park, died November 8, 2021. He was born in 1936, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1964.

October 2021

WILLIAM F. ANHUT, P10212, of Ypsilanti, died Oct. 23, 2021. He was born in 1929, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1956.

HENRY BASKIN, P10520, of Birmingham, died Oct. 2, 2021. He was born in 1933, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1958.

JACK H. BINDES, P10803, of Bloomfield Hills, died October 5, 2021. He was born in 1936, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1959.

CRAIG J. DELANEY, P39409, of Cadillac, died October 6, 2021. He was born in 1952, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1986.

HON. JOHN E. DEWANE, P12735, of St. Joseph, died October 14, 2021. He was born in 1940, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1970.

CARL G. KARLSTROM, P15717, of Clarkston, died Oct. 7, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1967.

HON. RAYMOND L. KING, P15978, of West Branch, died October 18, 2021. He was born in 1929 and was admitted to the Bar in 1958.

MICHAEL D. LEWIS, P16635, of Traverse City, died November 3, 2021. He was born in 1944, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

ANTHONY P. MARCHESE JR., P17070, of Bloomfield Hills, died October 17, 2021. He was born in 1932, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

MARY M. MOORE, P27384, of Albion, died October 26, 2021. She was born in 1951 and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

CRAIG S. NECKERS, P24349, of Grand Rapids, died October 7, 2021. He was born in 1949 and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

JOHN P. RYAN, P32422, of Evanston, Ill., died October 19, 2021. He was born in 1953, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.

WILLIAM L. WEBER JR., P22078, of Seattle, Wash., died October 17, 2021. He was born in 1934 and was admitted to the Bar in 1970.

ROBERT H. WITKOP, P22483, of Traverse City, died October 1, 2021. He was born in 1939 and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

Spetember 2021

DEAN D. ALAN, P29237, of Mount Clemens, died Sept. 2, 2021. He was born in 1953, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

THOMAS R. CONKLIN, P29310, of Osprey, Fla., died Sept. 18, 2021. He was born in 1949, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

J. TIMOTHY ESPER, P27971, of Detroit, died September 16, 2021. He was born in 1951, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1977.

MARTIN L. FRIED, P13712, of Bingham Farms, died September 1, 2021. He was born in 1944 and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

HON. W. WALLACE KENT JR., P15902, of San Antonio, Texas, died September 23, 2021. He was born in 1941, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

JANA L. KURRLE, P32712, of Corunna, died September 22, 2021. She was born in 1948, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.

ARTHUR W. SHANNON, P20270, of Bloomfield Hills, died September 28, 2021. He was born in 1937, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1963.

JAMES A. SULLIVAN, P21142, of Palmetto, Fla., died September 20, 2021. He was born in 1941, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1967.

HON. JONATHAN TUKEL, P41642, of Detroit, died September 17, 2021. He was born in 1961, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1988.

RODGER D. YOUNG, P22652, of Farmington Hills, died September 30, 2021. He was born in 1946 and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

August 2021

ANTHONY A. ASHER, P10273, of Southfield, died August 24, 2021. He was born in 1936, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1966.

RUSSELL B. BAUGH, P29531, of Traverse City, died Aug. 29, 2021. He was born in 1953, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1978.

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.

THOMAS K. BRICHFORD, P11189, of Farmington Hills, died August 26, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1962.

THOMAS C. CAREY, P11607, of Detroit, died Aug. 15, 2021. He was born in 1944 and was admitted to the Bar in 1971.

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.

SAM W. FRIIA, P13734, of Albion, died Sept. 3, 2021. He was born in 1930, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

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 M. GRAND, P14266, of Southfield, died August 21, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1963.

KIM L. HAGERTY, P52029, of Traverse City, died August 25, 2021. She was born in 1956 and was admitted to the Bar in 1994.

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.

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.

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

HON. CARROLL D. LITTLE, P16732, of Detroit, died Aug. 12, 2021. He was born in 1922, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

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.

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.

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.

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.

LAWRENCE H. RUDZKI, P19751, of Rochester Hills, died Aug. 26, 2021. He was born in 1938, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1963.

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.

JOHN F. BROWER, P44950, of Brighton, died July 27, 2021. He was born in 1947, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1995.

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.

ANTONIO FORCELLINI, P13561, of Northville, died July 14, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

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.

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.

PERCY L. LEWIS, P38072, of Bloomfield Hills, died July 28, 2021. He was born in 1944 and was admitted to the Bar in 1985.

NORMAN L. LIPPITT, P16716, of Birmingham, died July 26, 2021. He was born in 1936, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1961.

KEITH F. LOBERT, P32509, of Remus, died July 23, 2021. He was born in 1937, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1981.

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.

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.

WILLIAM C. SHEDD, P20319, of Flint, died July 26, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

JOSEPH A. SHORE, P20389, of Brighton, died July 8, 2021. He was born in 1931, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1962.

DINA TASEVSKA, P52781, of Bingham Farms, died July 19, 2021. She was born in 1969, graduated from Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University, and was admitted to the Bar in 1995.

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.

MARTIN A. TYCKOSKI, P21651, of Flint, died July 21, 2021. He was born in 1945 and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

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.

HON. CASPER O. GRATHWOHL, P14282, of Notre Dame, Ind., died June 17, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1965.

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.

MARY KAY KANE, P15680, of San Francisco, Calif., died June 3, 2021. She was born in 1946, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

JOSEPH H. LUPLOW, P39752, of Saginaw, died June 8, 2021. He was born in 1949, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1987.

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.

RODNEY PIUS, P83026, of Roseville, died June 16, 2021. He was born in 1982 and was admitted to the Bar in 2018.

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.

A. ROBERT ZEFF, P22704, of St. Clair Shores, died June 6, 2021. He was born in 1934 and was admitted to the Bar in 1957.

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.

DONALD E. BISHOP, P10824, of Rochester, died May 28, 2021. He was born in 1933, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1967.

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.

HON. GARY R. HOLMAN, P15079, of Hastings, died May 4, 2021. He was born in 1942, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

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.

WILLIAM L. LITTLEJOHN JR., P55040, of Holland, died May 8, 2021. He was born in 1931 and was admitted to the Bar in 1996.

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.

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.

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.

JAMES J. WASCHA, P23077, of Grand Blanc, died May 6, 2021. He was born in 1946, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

April 2021

JERALD N. AARON, P10003, of Pinckney, died April 21, 2021. He was born in 1947, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1972.

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.

JOSEPH J. GOLUBAN, P23648, of Riverview, died April 10, 2021. He was born in 1939, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1974.

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.

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.

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.

ALLEN E. PITTOORS, P66045, of Detroit, died April 27, 2021. He was born in 1975, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 2003.

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.

RICHARD J. ZETTEL, P36594, of Cleveland, Ohio, died April 24, 2021. He was born in 1948, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1984.

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.

JANE L. BRIGGS-BUNTING, P25977, of Harrisville, died March 23, 2021. She was born in 1950, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1976.

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.

WILLIE J. DAVIS, P25426, of Southfield, died March 18, 2021. He was born in 1948, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

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.

DOUGLAS L. HENNEY, P33807, of Olivet, died March 9, 2021. He was born in 1953, graduated from Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

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.

WILLIAM E. MCDONALD JR., P36844, of Grand Rapids, died March 23, 2021. He was born in 1955, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1984.

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.

JOHN T. SVENDSEN, P21183, of Grand Rapids, died March 18, 2021. He was born in 1942, graduated from University of Michigan Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

EDWARD J. HOORT, P25561, of Flint, died Feb. 23, 2021. He was born in 1950, graduated from University of Detroit School of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1975.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

JAMES L. MEYER, P17663, of Detroit, died Feb. 1, 2021. He was born in 1934, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1973.

JOHN F. MORREALE, P66457, of Glen Ellyn, Ill., died Feb. 26, 2021. He was born in 1939 and was admitted to the Bar in 2003.

RALPH E. MUSILLI, P18132, of Saint Clair Shores, died Feb. 23, 2021. He was born in 1943, graduated from Detroit College of Law, and was admitted to the Bar in 1969.

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.

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.

ROBERT J. WALLACE, P21934, of Novi, died January 11, 2021. He was born in 1933, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1961.

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

JAMES C. BARNES, P38522, of Scottsdale, Ariz., died December 26, 2020. He was born in 1944 and was admitted to the Bar in 1986.

ARTHUR R. BUTLER, P34036, of Plymouth, died December 11, 2020. He was born in 1947 and was admitted to the Bar in 1982.

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.

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

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.

VICTOR PAPAKHIAN, P18622, of Grosse Pointe Park, died December 9, 2020. He was born in 1941, graduated from Wayne State University Law School, and was admitted to the Bar in 1968.

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.