| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Rebecca Barnard, of St. Louis, Mo., spent her career as a software developer, but her passion was fine-art photography. She was detail-oriented in both her job and her hobby, says her husband, Richard Rubin. So he was surprised when he began noticing...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Eleanor Alexander never deviated from her nighttime routine. She'd eat a light dinner, let her dog Spot out, let him back in, double-lock the screen door. And then, she and her companion would call it a night.
The evening of July 26 started the same...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Thomas Allin "Al" Winnard of Royal Oak and Harbor Springs (Wequetonsing Association), passed away Sept. 11, 2013, at the "Beehive," his Wequetonsing home. He was born Nov. 2, 1923, in Dearborn, Mich., to James and Catherine (Allin) Winnard. After...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Margaret Louise (Haskell) Struble, age 92, of Fort Gratiot, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at Regency on the Lake nursing home.
She was born April 16, 1921, in Petoskey, Mich., the daughter of Malcolm and Bessie Haskell. She was a...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
They are both dreadful conditions, but it appears cancer reduces the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, especially among people treated with chemotherapy. That's the word from a Harvard-based study presented July 2013 at the Alzheimer's Association...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:00 PM
The first signs of Sharon Scully's disease showed up when, as an assistant attorney general, she was working on a grueling case against a Milford gas station accused of leaking pollutants into Long Island Sound. She had episodes of forgetfulness, like...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:00 AM
When Ruth Waldman's husband was placed in a nursing home a few years after he developed Alzheimer's disease, she would visit him and they'd hold hands and talk.
"I took him home for Christmas Eve and we had a wonderful time — he was as normal as...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Richard Clive Mooers, 91, of Hagerstown passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, surrounded by his family.
He was born in Horta, Azores, to Horatio and Marguerite Mooers on Jan. 27, 1922, where his father was stationed as the U.S. consulate general....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Alzheimer's Foundation of America
- Their mission is, “To provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families—through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life.”...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:02 AM
PETOSKEY -- OsborneKlein, a financial advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services Inc., soon will host "Senior Day," a free seminar and lunch.
The event will run 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15 at North Central Michigan College's library...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Allen H. Leismer, 88, of Milford, Ind., passed away on Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Bremen Health Care Center in Indiana.
Allen was born to Ralph and Doris Leismer in Flint, on Dec. 15, 1924.
On April 7, 1947, he married Norma Brown.