Joseph Anthony Pardo, 90, of Roscommon, died April 16, 2014 at Hilltop Manor Health Care Center, Roscommon.
He was born Jan. 14, 1924 in Detroit to Antonio and Domenica (DiGuilio) Pardo. He came to Roscommon two and one-half years ago and previously resided in Dunedin, Fla for three years, and … MORE
ROSCOMMON COUNTY–February 1–15, red and gold hearts covered the walls and windows of several local businesses who -participated in the Hearts for Hospice fundraising campaign. Red paper hearts were sold for $1.00 each and gold hearts were sold for $5.00 each with all proceeds benefiting Hospice of Helping Hands.
The … MORE
ROSCOMMON COUNTY–“Immunizations. Power to Protect” National Infant Immunization Week is a time to focus on immunizations and remind parents and caregivers to immunize their children in order to protect not only their health, but the health of the entire community. Immunizations are one of the best ways parents can protect … MORE
ROSCOMMON– The Easter Bunny will be making his annual visit to the Roscommon County Airport on Saturday, April 19, at 10 a.m. He’ll scatter eggs from his airplane over the field for kids ages 0-12 to pick up and redeem for candy.
The egg drop will take place in three … MORE
This story is brought to you courtesy of the Roscommon County Voice*, covering the Northern Michigan communities of Roscommon, St. Helen, Houghton Lake, Higgins Lake and Grayling–by Jill O’Donnell, Michigan State University Extension, and Bert Cregg, Michigan State University Extension, Department … MORE
Audrey Arlene Alton of Houghton Lake passed away Dec. 24, 2013.
A memorial service will be conducted April 19 at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Prudenville.
Interment will be in Roscommon Township Cemetery.
Memorial contributions are asked to be directed to the family.
Christler Funeral Home, Houghton … MORE
HOUGHTON LAKE – Due to the Wraco Dam failure today (4/15/14), Old 27 is closed from Snowbowl Rd south to the Clare County line, according to Roscommon County Emergency Management.
The water surge hit the Wolf Creek Bridge. It is unknown … MORE
ROSCOMMON COUNTY–The Great Start Collaborative was awarded a $20,000 grant on April 10 from the Consumers Energy Foundation.
Consumers Energy gave the money for the Great Start Collaborative’s Early Childhood Fund, which will be used for preschool and childcare scholarships. The Collaborative serves Crawford, Oscoda, Ogemaw, Roscommon and Iosco Counties.
Wilhelmina B. “Billie” Davidson, 94, of Houghton Lake, passed away April 14, 2014 at King Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre.
Wilhelmina was born on September 13, 1919 in Maine to Roland and Helen (Lewis) Cheney. She grew up in Maine and graduated from high school there. She was employed in the … MORE
Gordon D Binkley, 81, of Houghton Lake passed away April 11, 2014 at the home of his son with his loving family by his side..
Gordon was born on March 1, 1933 in Calhoun County to Joseph and Verna (Johnson) Binkley. He was a Teamster Truck Driver for many years … MORE