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Beacon Archive

June 2004
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News from the Townships

Thanks from the Beaver Island Hospice

CMU Summer Field Trip Schedule

BICS to Graduate Seven

Tom Kelso 1940-2004

A Fine Mess

Strang Writers Enjoy Beaver Island

The Splendor of Crafts

On This Date

One Hundred Years Ago

Sock Hop Results

Broadway on Beaver: “An Evening with Stephen Sondheim” Premieres

Letters to the Editor: From the CCG

Letters to the Editor: BIRHC Meeting; Optometrist's Contract

Letters to the Editor: Karaoke

Sherry Burris 1956-2004

Henry Ricksgers Junior 1923-2004

BIRHC Truck Raffle

School Election June 14

Thanks to the Steinbachs: a New Fire Truck!

Wildlife Club News

Whiskey Point Light Reports Received

Baroque on Beaver

The Annual "Fashion Tea" July 8

Congradulations to Ryan Wojan


Henry Ricksgers, Jr.

Henry Ricksgers Junior, 81, of Waterford, passed away on May 4th. He was the loving husband of Betty Jo for 55 years, father of Mary Sitto and the late Paul Ricksgers, father-in-law of Cathy Ricksgers, grandfather of Melissa, Michele, Suzie, Brett, Jessica, and Wesley; great-grandfather of Melanie and Mya (who is on the way); brother of Margaret Evans, Katherine Ricksgers, and Alfred (Mary Lou) Ricksgers and the late Robert and Kenneth Ricksgers.

Henry was a veteran of the U. S. Army and Air Force, W. W. II. He retired from Pontiac Motors after 41 years of service. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Clarkson. A Funeral Mass3 was held at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church in Waterford.

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