August 15, 2018

In memoriam: Byron Autrey

Byron Lee Autrey DECEMBER 10, 1924 – JULY 20, 2018 Byron Lee Autrey, age 93 of East Lansing, Michigan, was born December 10, 1924 in Mexia, Texas to Robert and Harriet Autrey. He served in the Navy V-12 Program during World War II. After discharge from the Navy, Byron had a 38-year career in the […]

In memoriam: Richard Lyman “Dick” Chamberlain

Age 82, our beloved brother and uncle passed away June 21, 2018. Born August 23, 1935 in Charlotte, MI. He was a 1953 graduate of Charlotte High School. He begin his career with the U.S. Postal Service as a mail carrier in Charlotte and later in many supervisory roles in Lansing before retiring in 1990 […]

In Memoriam: Arthur Roger Welton

Arthur Roger Welton, 90, and beloved husband of the late Martha for 35 years, passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018. He was a longtime, well-loved band director and teacher in the Pontiac school system for many years. Born in Lansing, Michigan on May 14, 1927 to the late Arthur L. and Edna Welton, Arthur […]

In memoriam – Donald Roelofs

Roelofs, Donald H 1/22/1932 – 2/26/2017 Husband of Millie Muskegon Mr. Donald H. Roelofs, age 85, passed away Sunday, February 26, 2017. He was born in Muskegon, Michigan on January 22, 1932 to Jack & Sue (La France) Roelofs and was a life-long resident of the area. Mr. Roelofs served in the US Army and […]

In memoriam: Bruce Helmer

Alumni Band member Bruce Helmer, age 95, passed away on January 21, 2018. Bruce was a participant in the first Alumni Band Reunion and the first Alumni Band Overseas Tour to Italy in 1985. Bruce graduated from Central High School, Lansing in 1941. He started college at MSU in the fall of 1941 and was […]