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Messing, 91, of Pigeon and formerly of Bad Axe, passed away
He is survived by his two sons: Ken (Mary) Messing of Bad Axe and Don (Diane) Messing of Sonoma, California; two daughters: Gloria (Baker) Armstrong and her husband, D. Paul Armstrong of Bad Axe, and Jane (Floyd) Saunders of Andover, Kansas.; one brother, Clem (Donna) Messing of Ruth; two sisters, Mary Essenmacher of Harbor Beach and Gladys Priemer of Ruth; 13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Dale D. Messing; four brothers, Charles, Robert, Wilfred and James Messing; three sisters, Margaret Kirsch, Celia VanDalen, and Genevieve Kosal.
Services will be conducted at
Alvin James Messing, Sr.
Alvin James Messing, Sr., 66, of Ubly died
Funeral services will be conducted at on
Friday, July 11, 2008 in Kranz Funeral Home, Cass City with Pastor Chuck Carr
of Calvary Bible Fellowship Church officiating.
Interment will be in
Theresa M. (Romzek) Messing
Messing, 96, of
Surviving are her children, Shirley Hoffman and her husband, John, of Oscoda, Patricia Heleski and her husband, Clarence, of Ubly, Russell Messing and his wife, Elizabeth, of Mead, Washington, Calvin Messing and his wife, Sharon, of Manchester, Dale Messing and his wife, Diane, of Taylor, Texas, Bruce Messing and his wife, Jeanne, of Nebo, North Carolina, and Bradley Messing and his wife, Julie, of Manchester; 39 grandchildren; 65 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Ray and Delores Braun of Port Austin, Orville and Pat Braun of Harbor Beach, and Kenneth Braun of Harbor Beach; for a total of 113 living descendants. She was preceded in death by a son, Leonard Messing Jr.; a grandson, Benjamin Messing; sisters, Agnes Romzek and Minni Romzek Susalla; and brothers, Pete Romzek, Ralph Braun, Roman Braun, Tony Braun, Harry Braun, Wilfred Braun and Norman Braun; and brother-in-law, James Shubitowski.
Funeral Mass for Theresa will be at
Thursday, June 4, 2009 at Our Lady of Lake Huron Catholic Church of
Harbor Beach, with Fr. Bill Spencer officiating.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation for Theresa will be from 1 to 5
in the Ramsey Funeral Home, Inc. of
Andrew J. Messing
Andrew J. Messing, 91, of
Bad Axe, died
Messing is survived by two sons: Alvin (Linda Franzel) Messing Sr. of Ubly and Paul (Kathy) Messing of
Funeral services were held
Friday, March 16, at Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home, Ubly, with the Rev. John Kapson, pastor of Minden City United Methodist Church,
officiating. Burial was in the
Cemetery. Arrangements were made by Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home, Ubly.
Vincent L. Messing Sr.
Vincent L. Messing Sr., 73, of
Ss. Peter &
survived by his wife of 51 years, Bernadette Messing of
Funeral mass will
be at on
Thursday, May 14, 2009 at Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Ruth. The Rev. Robert Pare, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from to on Tuesday, from to Wednesday and from to Thursday at the Smigielski
Funeral Home on
Rosaline C. (Booms) Messing
Mrs. Rosaline C. Messing, 95, of
Rosaline is survived by her children, Richard (Ida Mae) of Ruth, Thomas (Judith) of Ransomville, New York, Michael (Joyce) of Ubly; one daughter-in-law, Audrey Messing of Ruth; 14 grandchildren, Jeffery (Tammy) Messing, Barbara (Duane) Messing, Marsha Messing, Wade (Mary) Messing, Lisa (Rodney) Braun, Rebecca (Lee) Friend, Eve Messing, Greg Messing, Paul (Theresa) Messing, David (Kris) Messing, Timothy (Monica) Messing, Chris Messing, Ellen (Wes) Guigar, Nick Messing and fiancée Kari Berger; 20 great-grandchildren; and step great-grandchildren, Jennifer, Jason, Justin, Jacob, Adam and Toni Messing, Taylor, Mason, and Jackson Friend, Zackary, Gabriel, Colton, Justin and Ryan Messing, Beau, Brandy and Brady Boyette; one brother-in-law, Clarence Geiger of Harbor Beach; two sisters-in-law, Florence Booms of Bad Axe and Rita Booms of Harbor Beach. Rosaline was preceded in death by one son, Frederick; six brothers, Roman Booms and wives Theresa and Jenny, Arthur Booms and wife, Henrietta, Wilfred Booms and wife, Estella, Leroy Booms and wife, Helen, Bernard and Leonard Booms; six sisters, Clara Roggenbuck and husband, Leo, Loretta Dropiewski and husband, Frank, Alma Messing and husband, Elmer, Bernetta Messing and her husband, Frank, Emma Geiger, Margaret and husbands Norman Geiger and Edward Maurer.
Funeral Mass will be at
Memorials are requested to the Family Discretionary Fund.
James W. Messing
July 25, 1925– August 9, 2002
Mr. James W. Messing, 77, of
and formerly of Spring Hill, Florida , passed away Helena Friday, August 9, 2002, in under hospice care. Jim was born Brooksville, Florida July 25, 1925, in Ruth to the late William T. and Mary (Emming) Messing. He married Ula Rae Horton on June 21, 1947, in . They celebrated 54 years together before Ula Rae preceded him in death on Detroit June 16, 2002. Jim served his country as an M.P. in the U.S. Army during World War II with the 333 regiment of the 84th Infantry Division in , France , and Belgium under Commander General Patton. For many years Jim resided in Hanover, Germany . He was employed as a die maker at Chrysler Corp. for 30 years, working at both the Nine Mile Press Plant and Chrysler Sterling. After retiring, he resided in Roseville for seven years and most recently in Helena for 15 years. He was a former member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Spring Hill, Florida and St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Roseville . He was a current member of St. Theresa Catholic Church in Helena . He enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing, bowling, playing horseshoes and bingo, gardening, and traveling. Spring Hill, Florida
Jim is survived by one son, Larry D. Messing and his wife, Betty, of Holland; two daughters, Elaine Messing and her life partner, Becky Albus, of St. Petersburg, Florida, and Rene Newton and her husband, Douglas, of Jackson; foster daughter, Paula Listman Tocco of Westland; three grandchildren, Larry Messing Jr., Christy Messing, and Kenneth Newton; three sisters, Cecilia Van Dalen of Palms, Mary Essenmacher of Harbor Beach, and Gladys Priemer of Ruth; three brothers, Norman Messing and his wife, Eleanor, of Bad Axe, Robert Messing of Vassar, and Clement Messing and his wife, Donna Belle, of Ruth; many nieces and nephews; brother-n-law, Larry D. Horton and his wife, Ruth, of Grand Haven. Jim was preceded in death by two sisters, Genevieve Kosal and Margaret Kirsch; and two brothers, Wilfred and Charles Messing.
The funeral mass for James Messing will be at on
Friday, August 16, 2002, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Ruth. The Rev. Steve Gavit, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery with military honors. There will be a parish vigil service at Thursday at the Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home in Ubly by Fr. Gavit. Visitation will be from to Thursday and Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be sent to Hernando/Pasco Hospice, 12260 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613.
Wednesday, August 13, 2002HURON DAILY TRIBUNE
Ula Rae (Horton) Messing
September 5, 1928– June 16, 2002
Mrs. Ula Rae Messing, 73, formerly of
, passed away Helena Sunday, June 16, 2002, in . She was born Spring Hill, Florida September 5, 1928in Pigeon to the late Clarence and Edlie Mae (Commins) Horton. On June 21, 1947, she married James W. Messing in . The couple was soon to be married 55 years. For many years, Ula Rae resided in Detroit , where she was an active leader in Bluebirds and Boy Scouts. With an outgoing personality, she was "mom" to many. She was a former member of Sacred Heart Church of Roseville and St. Anthony's Catholic Church of Helena. She most recently attended St. Theresa Catholic Church of Roseville Spring Hill, Florida She enjoyed camping, swimming, fishing, singing, traveling, gardening and bingo. She was also a talented artist.
Ula Rae is survived by her husband, James, of Florida.; one son, Larry D. Messing and his wife, Betty, of Collierville, Tennessee; two daughters, Elaine Messing and her life partner, Becky Albus, of St. Petersburg, Florida; Rene Newton and her husband, Douglas, of Jackson; foster daughter, Paula Listman Tocco of Westland; three grandchildren: Larry Messing Jr., Christy Messing and Kenneth Newton; three sisters: Marie Malone of Independence, Missouri; Madeline Marks of Lapeer; and Donna Belle Messing and her husband, Clem, of
Ruth; one brother, Larry D. Horton and his wife, Ruth, of Grand Haven. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Eva Moore and Thelma Arntz; three brothers: Corporal George Emerson Horton, Clarence Horton and Lewis Horton.
Funeral mass for Ula Rae Messing will be at
Thursday, June 20, 2002, at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic . The Rev. Charles Hammond, pastor of St. Mary Catholic Church of Parisville will officiate. Burial will be in the Ss. Peter and Churchof Ruth . There will be a parish vigil service at Wednesday at Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home of Ubly by Fr. Hammond. Visitation will be from to Wednesday and from to Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials are requested to the family discretionary fund. Paul Cemetery
Tuesday, June 18, 2002HURON DAILY TRIBUNE
Eleanor E. (Swartz) Messing
Eleanor E. Messing, 83, of Bad Axe, moved to her
heavenly home on
Eleanor is survived by her husband, Norman Messing, of Bad Axe; two daughters, Gloria (Baker) Armstrong and her husband, D. Paul, of Bad Axe, Jane Saunders and her husband, Floyd, of Mill Bay, British Columbia, Canada; two sons, Ken Messing and his wife, Mary, of Bad Axe, Don Messing and his wife, Diane, of Sonoma, California; two brothers, Ralph Swartz and his wife, Arlene, of Detroit, Eugene Swartz and his wife, Eddie, of Macomb Township; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, Dale D. Messing; one brother, Clarence Swartz; and four sisters, Gertrude Susalla, Della Briedrick, Lillian Mounts, and Helen Ulfig.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at on
Tuesday, August 31, 2004HURON DAILY TRIBUNE B. Messing Lawrence July 8, 1919– May 11, 2001
Mr. Lawrence B. Messing, 81, of Ruth died
Friday, May 11, 2001, at Courtney Manor of Bad Axe. He was born July 8, 1919, in Ruth, son of the late Henry and Helen (Tenbusch) Messing. He married Margaret Ulfig on November 30, 1940, at St. Mary Catholic Church of Parisville. She preceded him in death on July 23, 1978. He attended SS. Peter and . He farmed with his dad. He worked at Hercules for 34 years and retired in 1981. He was a member of the Ruth Knights of Columbus Council #3823 and a lifelong parishioner of SS. Peter and Paul Church of Ruth. He enjoyed playing cards and visiting with his family and friends. Paul Elementary School
He is survived by three daughters, Lorraine Wolschlager and her husband, Melvin, of Bad Axe, Linda Shaheen and her husband, Gulrez, of Germany, and Sharon Osak and her husband, Jerry, of Ida; three sons, Gary Messing and his wife, Marsha, of Sterling Heights, Linus Messing of Houghton Lake, and Clifford Messing and his wife, Rose, of Lake Orion; 16 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Leonard Messing and his wife, Theresa, of Harbor Beach and Andrew Messing of Bad Axe; four sisters, Anna Essenmacher of Bad Axe, Magdeline Kranz of Bad Axe, Dorothy Roggenbuck of Harbor Beach, and Eleanor Adler and her husband, John, of Ruth. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Leo, Walter, and Arthur; three sisters, Helen Kirsch, Clara Clor, and Irene Samulski; infant daughter, Helen; and a grandson, Bruce Messing in 1999.
Mass of Christian burial will be at on
Tuesday, May 15, 2001, at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church of Ruth. The Rev. Steve Gavit, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. There will be a rosary by the Ruth Knights of tonight at and a parish wake service at Monday. Both services will be at the Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home in Ubly. Visitation will be from to tonight, to Monday and from to Tuesday at the funeral home. Columbus
Sunday, May 13, 2001HURON DAILY TRIBUNE
Robert Barney Messing
September 10, 1918– September 15, 2007
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Leonard J. Messing
Leonard J. Messing, 94, of
Leonard is survived by his wife of 72 years Theresa Messing of Harbor Beach; and their children, Shirley Schubitowski Hoffman and her husband, John, of Oscoda, Patricia Heleski and her husband, Clarence, of Ubly, Russell Messing and his wife, Elizabeth, of Mead, Washington, Calvin Messing and his wife, Sharon of Manchester, Dale Messing and his wife, Diane, of Taylor, Texas, Bruce Messing and his wife, Jeanne, of Nebo, North Carolina, Bradley Messing and his wife, Julie, of Manchester; 40 grandchildren; and 63 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Dorothy Roggenbuck of Harbor Beach. He was preceded in death by a son, Leonard Messing Jr. and grandson, Benjamin Messing; brothers, Leo, Arthur, Lawrence, Walter and Andrew Messing; and sisters, Clara Clor, Helen Kirsch, Eleanor Adler, Irene Samalski, Anna Essenmacher, Magdaline Kranz.
Funeral service will be at on
Bernetta A. (Booms) Messing
July 11, 1908– March 4, 2001
Mrs. Bernetta A. Messing, 92, of
died on Minden City Sunday, March 4, 2001, at Marwood Manor of . She was born on Port Huron July 11, 1908, in the area to the late John and Elizabeth (Bischer) Booms. She married Frank Messing on Helena September 3, 1929, at St. Anthony Catholic Church of . He preceded her in death on Helena September 10, 1977. She was a graduate of near Track Elementary School . She was a life-long parishioner of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Ruth. She was a life-long member and one-time president of the Christian Mothers Sodality and an honorary member of the Daughters of Isabella Fidelis Regina Circle #608 of Bad Axe. Bernetta enjoyed her large family, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She was a maker of many quilts. She loved to crochet and do embroidery. She loved to cook, bake and play euchre. She helped many people through their illness and death. She loved her flowers and gardening. Helena
She is survived by four sons, Gordon Messing and his wife, Julia, of Carsonville; Norman Messing and his wife, Eleanor, of Carsonville; Marcus Messing and his wife, Bernice, of Peck; and Daniel Messing and his wife, Diane, of Eau Claire, Wisconsin; three daughters, Mildred Uhl and her husband, Walter, of Sun City Center, Florida; Sylvia Landon of Wellington, Ohio, and Elizabeth Outlaw and her husband, Norman, of Garden City; 45 grandchildren, 86 great-Grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren; two sisters: Rosaline Messing of Harbor Beach, Margaret Maurer and her husband, Edward, of Harbor Beach; one brother: Leonard Booms of Harbor Beach; Alphansa Marottikal, daughter by sponsor through the Catholic Near East Welfare Association. She was preceded in death by two daughters, Alice in 1937, and Arlene Ann Roggenbuck on March 24, 1980; one granddaughter, Lisa Messing on February 20, 1972; two great-granddaughters, Veronica Koenig on October 24, 1985, and Tonya Marie Kluger on July 18, 1997; four sisters: Clara Roggenbuck, Loretta Dropieski, Alma Messing, Emma Geiger; and five brothers: Roman, Arthur, Wilfred, Leroy and Bernard Booms.
Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 9, 2001, at the SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church of Ruth with the Rev. Donald Eppenbrock, pastor of St. Denis parish in Lexington, officiating. Burial will be in SS. Peter and Paul cemetery.
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March 4, 2001HURON DAILY TRIBUNE
Samuel Arthur Messing
September 14, 1948– March 1, 2001
Samuel Arthur Messing, 52, of Ruth, passed away Thursday morning,
March 1, 2001, at his residence due to smoke inhalation from a house fire. He was born September 14, 1948, in , son of the late Arthur and Catherine (Clor) Messing. He was never married. He was a graduate of St. Peter & Harbor Beach of Ruth in 1967. He worked for Deckerville Die Form for 18 years as a stock handler. He was employed by St. Peter & Paul High School for five years in building maintenance. He was a parishioner of St. Peter & Paul Church and had been an altar assistant. He was a member of the Sandusky Knights of Columbus Council #4693. He was presently employed at Davenport University of Bad Axe. Paul School
He is survived by five brothers, Carl and his wife, Rose Ann, of Utica, Harold and his wife, Jo Ann, of Ruth, Daniel and his wife, Matilda, of Harbor Beach, George and his wife, Diane, of Ruth, Harvey and his wife, Elaine, of East Lansing; two sisters, Mildred Vogel and her husband, Daniel, of Minden City, and Mary Ann Leppek of Harbor Beach. He was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Michael Leppek; and several nieces and nephews.
Per his request, there will be no visitation. A private memorial service will take place at a future date. Burial will be at St. Peter and
of Ruth in the spring. Arrangements are being handled by the Zinger-Smigielski Funeral Home of Ubly. Paul Cemetery
Friday, March 2, 2001HURON DAILY TRIBUNE
Clement Joseph Messing
Clement Joseph Messing, 88, of Ruth, passed away
Clement is survived by his wife of 65 years, Donna, of Ruth; five daughters: Jacqueline Schumacher and her fiancé, Ray Volmering, of Harbor Beach; Linda Siemen and her husband, Roland, of Harbor Beach; Doreen Bukoski and her husband, James, of Caro; Marlene Byrd and her husband, Ken, of Forestville; and Sandra Wasierski and her husband, Eugene, of Ubly; two sons: John Messing and his wife, Cathy, of Lexington; and Kevin Messing and his wife, Shelly, of Fenton; 28 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; four step-great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mary Essenmacher of Harbor Beach, and Gladys Priemer of Ruth; one brother-in-law, Larry Horton and his wife, Ruth, of Grand Haven; and one sister-in-law, Madeline Marks of Missouri. He was preceded in death by one son, Ronald Messing; two sons-in-law, Thomas Schumacher and Richard Feury; five brothers: Wilfred, Charles, Norman, Robert and James; and three sisters: Cecilia Van Dalen, Genevieve Kosal and Margaret Kirsch.
Funeral Mass will