McFarland Foss Funeral Home
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Scheduled Services

Latin, Diana M. "Dee Dee"  July 13, 2018  Age 89

Died peacefully surrounded by her familly July 13, 2018.  Born April 8,1929 in Ambridge, PA to Gustave and Elvira Casoli.  Diana loved entertaining and welcoming family, friends and neighbors into her home, sharing her amazing recipes and her love for all those that had the chance to share her time here on earth.  Beloved Wife of the late John.  Loving Mother to Stephen (Melissa), Denise, Debra and    John Jr. .  She was "Dee Dee" to her grandson Kenneth Rogers.  Dear Sister of Danny (Rose) Casoli and the late Conrad, Sil, Mimi and Mary.  Beloved Aunt to many nieces and nephews as well as a loyal friend to many.  Diana was not only a mother to her own family but also a Mom or "Miss Diana" to many children of Sacred Heart Catholic School where she worked in the latchkey program.  Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn.  Wednesday 3-8pm with Rosary Service 7pm.  Funeral Mass at Sacred Heart Catholic Church 22430 Michigan Ave., Dearborn, Thursday July 19th 11am with visiting at 10:30am.  Burial at St. Hedwig Cemetery.  Special thanks to the staff at Four Chaplains Nursing Care Center, Westland.  Memorial suggested to Alzheimer's Assoc. or St. Jude Children's Hospital.


Majzlik, Ruth Shirley  July 7, 2018  Age 89

Beloved wife of Edward George Majzlik.  Dear Mother of Ronald E. (Joyce), David M. (the late Cynthia), and Lynn R. Majzlik.  Loving Grandmother of Harmony, Daniel, Timothy, Matthew, Hannah & Jason.  Proud Great Grandmother of Aubrey, Megyn & James.  Sister of the late Ervin, Raymond, Mildred and William.  Memorial Service at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn, Saturday July 14th, 2pm with public gathering beginning at 1:30pm.  Burial at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, MI (on July 18th)

Arnaut, Helen  July 4, 2018

Private family service. Burial at Forest Hill Cemetery, Ohio.

Kaczor, Patricia Loretta "Pat"  June 28, 2018  Age 83

Life long resident of Detroit. Daughter of the late John and Martha (nee Frankoski) Kaczor.  Dear Aunt of Janice and Patrick Navarre. Also survived by loving friends. Service to be determined at a later date. 

Rossi, Francesco   May 25, 2018  Age 90

Beloved Husband of Rosemary.  Loving Father of Loreta (Mike) Galla, Lisa (Mike) Teasdale, Marta Rossi and Giuseppe (Jennifer) Rossi.  Proud Nonno of Dominic and Christian Rossi and Brianna Howes. Brother of Angelina (Giuseppe) Berlasi.  Visitation Wednesday 3-8pm. Funeral Service Thursday 11am at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn, with visitation to begin at 10am. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Mausoleum.  Family requests memorial contributions be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital @ or donations envelopes will be available at the funeral home, thank you for considering them.

Chimento, Giovanni L.  May 22, 2018   Age 73

Beloved Husband of Josephine.  Loving Father, Grandfather and friend.   Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Friday 2-8pm with a VVA service at 6:30pm and Rosary service 7pm.  Funeral Mass Saturday May 26th, 11am with visiting beginning 10:30am at St. Barbara Catholic Church, Dearborn.  Memorial Contributions may be made to children in need of St. Barbara and St. Cunegunda Parish.

Wegher, Ines C.  May 8, 2018  Age 92  

Beloved Wife of the late Leno R.  Dear Mother of Noel A. (Sally) Wegher, Gene (Jean) Wegher, Elise (Paul) Drewyour and Brian J. (Lisa) Wegher.  Also survived by 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.  Sister of Delores Quattrin.  Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd. Dearborn Friday May 11th, 2018, 2-7pm.

Abdraboh, Caralyn R.  May 4, 2018  Age 47

Loving Mother of Brandon and Abid (Samantha).  Beloved Daughter of Rita and the late David.  Dear Sister of Theresa and Joseph (Gina).  Niece of Germaine and Marcella (Mel).  Dedicated nurse and friend to all animals.                                                                             Please call for further information 313-581-7240        

Taylor, Dorothy M.  May 6, 2018  Age 99

Beloved Wife of the late John.  Dear Mother of Mary (Joseph) Palazzolo, Maureen ((James) Budny and Anne (Karl) Roberts .  Loving Grandmother of Kathryn (Mark) Soave, Rosalee (Ken) Ingrum, Dan Palazzolo, Andrea (Kirk) Eshelman, Bill (Kelly) Roberts, Patrick Roberts and the late Michael Roberts.  Proud Great Great Grandmother of Giulia Soave, Lena Palazzolo, Giorgi Ingrum, Ariana Roberts, Caden Eshelman, Logan Eshelman, Mason Eshelman and Addelyn Eshelman.  Sister of the late Evalyn, Geraldine and Charlie.  
Private Memorial Mass Saturday May 26th, 2018, 10am . 

Baetens, Omer R.  April 29, 2018  Age 93

Dear Husband of Miriam.  Husband of the late Eleanor.  Father of Mark (Jane) & Lebeth.  Grandfather of James (Melissa) & Jonathon(Laura) Baetens and Allison (Dan)& Matthew (Rachel) Nester.   Great Grandfather of 5.  Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday May1st,  12noon at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church 13540 Gould Street, Dearborn with visitation beginning at 11am.  Burial, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit.

Patyna, Eva B. (nee Sroka)   April 28, 2018  Age 90

Wife of the late Henry A.  Dear Mother of Cindy (John) Piepszak and Paul Patyna.  Grandma of Noah, Emily, Krysten and Becky.  Dearest sister of Cecilia (the late Ray) Krench.  Also survived by several nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.  Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Road, Dearborn Monday 3-8pm with Rosary Service 7pm.  Funeral Mass Tuesday 9:30am at St. Cunnegunda Catholic Church 5900 St. Lawrence Street Detroit with visitation beginning at 9am.   Burial, St. Hedwig Cemetery.

Ludwig, Alvin R.   April 25, 2018  Age 97

Dear Brother of Ellen Geno.  Also survived by other loving family and friends.  Alvin was a proud WWII veteran having served in the United States Army.  Funeral Service is scheduled for Saturday April 28th, 2018 at 11am at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn, followed by Military Honors.  Visitation will be held Saturday from 10am until service begins.  Burial will be at Glen Eden Memorial Park Cemetery, Livonia.

Botelle, James Joseph  December 19, 2017  Age 77

Survived by his caring parish family of St. Barbara & St. Cunegunda.   Funeral Mass will be held @ St. Cunegunda 5900 St. Lawrence Street , Detroit Saturday May 5th, 3:30pm.  Rosary Service at 3pm.

Kuhagen, Roberta  April 17, 2018  Age 94

Dear Mother of Janice Kuhagen and the late James Kuhagen.  Also survived by many family members and friends.  Visitation Friday, April 20th 11am with Funeral Service, 1pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn.  Military Honors and burial to take place Monday, April 23rd, 2:30pm at Fort Custer National Cemetery.  Donations in honor of Roberta may be made to Hospice of Michigan or Henry Ford Village Benevolent Fund.

Brumo, Mildred Ruth   August 14, 1920 - April 14, 2018  

Dear Wife of the late Joseph.  Loving Mother of Eric (JoAnn) and Gregory (Colleen).  Sister to Betty (Joseph) Tomes and the late Joseph (Kathleen) Kocis.   Dearest Grandmother to Brendt (Veronica), Eric John, Allison (Brad) LaCombe and Michael (Gennifer).  Proud Great Grandmother of 8.  Former employee of City of Dearborn, Prior resident of Dearborn Michigan, Cape Coral Florida and Oakwood Commons.  Cremation has taken place.  Donations can be made to Angela Hospice 14100 Newburgh Rd., Livonia

Vandall, Harvey R. Jr.   April 14, 2018  Age 89

His parents were Harvey Russell Vandall and Nannie Mabelle Gunter Vandall. He moved to Michigan in 1954 and worked for the C&O Railroad.  A lifelong resident of Dearborn.  He married Maria Guadalupe Hernandez on September 21, 1957 in Detroit.  She predeceased him July 30,2003.  He is a Veteran of the Korean War and retired from the CSX Railroad after 47 years of service.  He is survived by his four children, Frances M. Lowe, James H. Vandall, Clifford I. Hernandez and David W. Vandall.  His grandchildren are Susan E. Coyle (David), Thomas R. Lowe (Brittany), William H. Lowe (Jessica), Kim Harper, Clifford "Doc" I. Hernandez Jr., Angela Hernandez, Anthony Hernandez, Pamela Hernandez (deceased), Sarah Duke (Thomas), Pedro Hernandez, Amy Hernandez, Christina Hernandez, Maria Hernandez and numerous great grandchildren. Sisters, Joann Burdette (Howard), Julie Vandall, Mary M. Vandall, Carol Ward, Judy Hartwell (Ralph). Brothers, Charles Vandall (deceased), Thomas Vandall (deceased), and Delbert Vandall. Brothers in law Jose Hernandez (Barbara), Marino Bucci (Maria, deceased). Sister in law Judith Hernandez, Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Thursday April 19th 4-8pm, Friday April 20th 2-8pm.  Military Honors Service Saturday April 21st, 12 noon at McFarland Foss Funeral Home , followed by Final Committal Service at St. Hedwig Cemetery.

Taylor, Laura J.  (nee. Winters)  April 9, 2018  Age 58

Loving Mother of Irene Taylor (Keith Breckenridge), James (Alana) Taylor and Guy (Amber) Taylor.   Proud Grandmother of Davis Breckenridge, Sophia Taylor, Vincent Taylor and Evelyn Taylor.  Dear Sister of Susie, Karen, Kathy, Louie and Jerry.   A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, April 29th beginning @ 12noon at the Lincoln Park Masonic Temple 1561 Southfield Rd., Lincoln Park.

Heuser, E.  April 12, 1923 - March 27, 2018  Age 94

Dear Wife of Donald J.   Sister of Jeanette Coviak and the late Barbara Joan Stanford.  Aunt of Steve (Becky) Stanford, Teresa (Steve) Wisuri, John (Robin) Stanford, Barbara (Mark) Coleman, Cecilia (David) Stanford, William (Gina) Stanford, Catherine (John) Burt, James (Debra) Coviak, Jennifer (Howard) Binstock, Dan Coviak and Thomas (Jennifer) Coviak.   Funeral Mass Tuesday April 3rd, 11am at Henry Ford Village Chapel 15101 Ford Rd., Dearborn with visitation beginning at 10am.   Memorial Contributions are requested to Henry Ford Village Benevolent Care Fund.

Hatten, Travis John  March 20, 2018  Age 40

Loving Son of Adrienne Hatten and Edward P. Hatten.  Dear Brother of McKenzie Cockayne.  Memorial Mass Monday, April 2nd, 10am at St. Barbara Catholic Church  13534 Colson, Dearborn. Visiting will begin prior to Mass, at the church starting at 9:30am. Military Honors will be held. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in honor of Travis to The Dearborn Animal Shelter (Friends for Animals of Metro Detroit) 2661 Greenfield Rd., Dearborn , MI 48120  or  The Michigan Humane Society 30300 Telegraph Rd. Ste. 220 Bingham Farms, MI 48025

 Durkin, Sharon M.  March 14, 2018  Age 75 

Rock star! Shar Bear of Bob.  Loving Mom of Gregory J. (Jeffrey Goldsmith), Kelly M. (Donald J.) Kurek, and Michelle E. (Michael) Lutz. Gramsy to Nathan J., Magnus C., Julia H., and Joshua R.  Dearest Sister of Michael B. Faist, Bill A. Faist, and Pam H. Boesen.  Detroit Public Schools Psychologist for over 15 years.  Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home  5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn  Friday 4-8pm and Saturday 11am-4pm, with Service at 4pm.  Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital.

Mrowka, Janet  March 7, 2018  Age 80

Memorial Mass Friday, March 16th at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Dearborn

Muncatchy, Charles E.  March 11, 2018 

Husband of the late Ruth A.   Survived by his sons and many other loving family members.  Service will be held at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn Friday March 16th at 12 noon, visitation will begin at 10am.  Burial, Grand Lawn Cemetery.

Kosko, Nancy M.  March 9, 2018  Age 73

Predeceased by her parents Jacob and Betty, and her brother Gerald.  Survived by nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, choir friends, personal friends and colleagues.  Visitation Tuesday 3-8pm, with Rosary 6pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home  5401 Schaefer Rd., Dearborn. Funeral Mass Wednesday 10am, with visiting beginning at 9:30am at St. Alphonsus-St. Clement Catholic Church  13540 Gould St., Dearborn. Burial St. Hedwig Cemetery.

Borso, Charles "Chuck"  February 20, 2018  Age 89

Loving Husband of Marcie. Dear Dad of Mark (Debbie) Simpson. Proud Grandfather of Elise, Jeffrey, and Cortney. Beloved Friend and devoted employee of McFarland Foss Funeral Home, 1951 - 2002. He will be missed.   Memorial Gathering Sunday August 5th, 2018, 10am -11am please share a story with family and friends.  Military Honors to begin at 11am and will conclude the gathering.

Ricci, Maria  January 9, 2018  Age 92

 Wife of the late Ugo.  Beloved Mother of Anna (Nick) Giammarco and Franco (Hoda) Ricci.   Proud grandmother of Stefano (Erin), Nicholas (Debbie) and Alessandro.   Loving Great Grandmother of Lea and Natilie.   Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home  5401 Schaefer Rd.  Dearborn Thursday 3-8pm with Rosary Service 7pm.  Funeral mass at St. Barbara Catholic Church Friday 10am with visiting beginning at 9:30am.  Entombment at St. Hedwig Mausoleum.

Clark, Elizabeth L.  January 7, 2108  Age 91

Wife of the late Lloyd.  Beloved Mother of Mark (Diane), David and the late Darrell (Pam).   Proud Grandmother of Megan, Jamie, Danielle, Lance and Landon.  Visitation at McFarland Foss Funeral Home 5401 Schaefer Rd. Dearborn Tuesday 2-8pm.  Funeral mass at Sacred Heart Catholic Church 22430 Michigan Ave Dearborn Wednesday 11 am with visiting beginning at 10:30am.   Burial Cadillac Memorial Gardens West.

Gordon, Kathleen Marie  Age 56  January 3, 2018

 Survived by her loving family and friends.  Visitation will be held Monday January 8th 2-4pm with a Scripture Service at 4pm at McFarland Foss Funeral Home  5401 Schaefer Rd/., Dearborn.   Memorials are requested to be made to the Heart Association or Fibromyalgia.

Cook, Mary Lillian  January 1, 2018  

 Private family services will be held.

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