Death notices 7-18-12

Sharon (Back) Anderson
July 12, 2012
LAKEVILLE — Sharon (Back) Anderson, 61, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Lakeville, died July 12, 2012 in Arizona.
Survivors include: her husband, David Anderson of Phoenix; two daughters, Fawn Pingel of Hobart and Tina Phillips of Elkhart; one son, David Anderson Jr. of Phoenix; her mother, Mattie Watson of Mishawaka; one brother, Terry Martin-Back of Gainesville, Fla.; one sister, Lori Hillman of Santa Fe, Texas; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. 
Funeral services will be Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 1 p.m. CDT in Rannells Funeral Home, Hamlet Chapel. Burial will be at the Fletcher Cemetery, Hamlet. Visitation is Thursday 12 p.m. until the time of services. To leave online condolences, go to

Vi Mattke
July 17, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Vi Mattke, 88, of Plymouth died Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 4:25 a.m. at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Plymouth.
Services are pending at Van Gilder Funeral Home.

Donald J Groleau
July 13, 2012
ROCHESTER — MSG Ret. Donald J Groleau, 75, of Rochester died at Woodlawn Hospital Friday, July 13.
He is survived by his wife Edith “Edie”; seven daughters, Debbie Vance (Heshy) Bock of Rochester, Tammy (Joe) Newlin of Silver Lake, Suzie (Bret) Simonson of Nixa, Mo., Donna Groleau of Mesa, Ariz., Mitzi (Andy) Anderson of Rochester, Karen (Donald) Huffman of Avon, Valerie Tolley of Noblesville; two sons, Gary (Linda) Flook of Peru and Robbie (Kathy) Flook of Rochester; four brothers, Ronald “Ron” (Carolyn) Groleau of Port Joe Beach, Fla., Warren (Christine) Groleau, Joel (Kathy) Groleau all of Rapid River, Mich.,  Pat (Dani) Groleau of Nahma, Mich.; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 17 at the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester. Burial will be at Rochester’s IOOF Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and an hour prior to services. Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to the Riley Hospital for Children or the American Diabetes Association. Condolences may be made at