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  • Highland Park is also known as: Wayne County / Highland Park city and Highland Park, Detroit.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Steve Smith (basketball player), Tim Meadows (comedian and actor), Todd Cruz (baseball player), Butch Hartman (screenwriter and animator), Elvis Mitchell (actor and film producer), Stoney Burke (comedian and actor), and Reggie Brown (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Michigan Citizen.

History

The area that was to become Highland Park began as a small farming community, on a large ridge located at what is now Woodward Avenue and Highland, 6 miles (10 km) north of Detroit. In 1818, prominent Detroit judge Augustus B. Woodward bought the ridge, and platted the village of Woodwardville in 1825. The development of the village failed. Another Detroit judge, Benjamin F. H. Witherell, son of Michigan Supreme Court justice James Witherell, attempted to found a village platted as Cassandra on this site in 1836, but this plan also failed. By 1860, the settlement was given a post office under the name of Whitewood. After a succession of closures and reopenings of the rural post office, the settlement was finally incorporated as a village within Greenfield Township and Hamtramck Township under the name of Highland Park in 1889. In 1907, Henry Ford purchased 160 acres just north of Manchester Street between Woodward Avenue and...

The official website for the city of Highland Park is http://www.highlandparkcity.us/.

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Highland Park Obituaries

It was revealed on January 31st, 2016 that Shirley Amelia Lawlor (Cain) passed away in Jacksonville, Florida.  Ms. Lawlor was 87 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley Amelia's life.

It was revealed on December 13th, 2015 that Douglas Charles Light died in Mckinney, Texas.  Light was 88 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Douglas Charles's life.

It was reported by Orange County Register on November 9th, 2015 that James F "Jim" Judge died in California.  Judge was 89 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James F "Jim"'s life.

It was revealed on October 12th, 2015 that Nita Lorraine Brown (Everson) died in Memphis, Tennessee.  Ms. Brown was 91 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Nita Lorraine's life.

It was revealed by Modesto Bee on September 27th, 2015 that Russell A Predmore passed on in Hickman, California.  Predmore was 88 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Russell A's life.

It was noted by Union Democrat on August 26th, 2015 that Sherrie Rhianna "Rye" Lee (Loudon) perished in Medford, California.  Ms. Lee was 57 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Sherrie Rhianna "Rye"'s life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on July 15th, 2015 that James A "Jim" Barnes died in Washington, Illinois.  Barnes was 85 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James A "Jim"'s life.

It was reported by Grand Island Independent on July 10th, 2015 that John H Pastor Campbell perished in Ord, Nebraska.  Campbell was 78 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John H Pastor's life.

It was noted by Orange County Register on May 30th, 2015 that Ann Anthony (Davidson) passed away in Newport Beach, California.  Ms. Anthony was 90 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ann's life.

It was written by Louisburg Herald on May 27th, 2015 that Katherine L "Kathy" Hoegler (Nutkins) passed on in Spring Hill, Kansas.  Ms. Hoegler was 65 years old and was born in Highland Park, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Katherine L "Kathy"'s life.

All Funeral Homes in Highland Park

Clyne & Sobocinski Funeral

The Clyne & Sobocinski Funeral Home emerged as a result of a fire in May of 2000. The original Clyne Funeral Home was established as Hubbard & Clyne in 1925. William D. Clyne bought out his partner, Duncan Hubbard, in 1930 and re-located from Mt....

Coats Funeral Home

As one of the most experienced Michigan funeral homes, we will work closely and sensitively with you and your family to attend to each detail that pays tribute to your loved one. Anticipate being taken care of and attended to during this time...

Desmond AJ & Sons Funeral Directors

A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Directors is family owned and operated, and has been since our founding in 1917. For almost 100 years, the McInnes, Desmond, Vasu, and Connell families have personally served metro Detroit families and communities with...

Diener Chapel of Gramer Funeral Home

Our tradition of service started in 1952 when Henry Gramer first purchased our funeral home, the historic building located on Main Street in downtown Clawson. The building had been operating as a funeral home since the early 1940s.

Gendernalik Funeral Home Incorporated

The Gendernalik Family has dedicated their lives to compassionately helping those in need of funeral arrangement since 1950. Our family owned Gendernalik Funeral Home, Inc. in New Baltimore from 1950-1979, at which time the business was sold to...

Gramer Funeral Home

Our tradition of service started in 1952 when Henry Gramer first purchased our funeral home, the historic building located on Main Street in downtown Clawson. The building had been operating as a funeral home since the early 1940s.

John Molnar Funeral Home

Opened in 1923 bu John Molnar Sr. For over four generations, our family has taken pride in providing exceptional service and facilities to all our families. We have always taken into account the difficulty in making decisions at some of the most...

Kernan Funeral Service

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

L.J. Griffin Funeral Home

The Griffin family has a long history in metro Detroit. In 1954, Larry and Gerry Griffin opened the doors to their first funeral home on Plymouth Road in Detroit. Working together as licensed funeral directors, they understood the meaning of...

L.J. Griffin Funeral Home, Northrop-Sassaman Chapel

Over 60 years ago, we opened the door of our first funeral home in Detroit with a commitment to servicing families who trusted us in their time of need. Today, with funeral homes in the Westland, Canton, Livonia and Northville communities, our...

Lee-Ellena Funeral Home

Since opening in 2008, the Lee-Ellena Funeral Home is being discovered as the place to go for funeral services. A facility unlike any other in Metro Detroit, this Macomb funeral home was built with the needs of families in mind.

Modetz Funeral Home & Cremation Services

In 1970, John Modetz sought employment with the late Robert S. Rice, then proprietor of the Fred Wood Funeral Home in Livonia, telling the man that he too wanted to be a funeral director. Sixteen years after meeting Mr. Rice, John, along with his...

Molnar John Funeral Home

For over four generations, our family has taken pride in providing exceptional service and facilities to all our families. We have always taken into account the difficulty in making decisions at some of the most stressful times in ones life.

Obarzanek Funeral Home

We are pleased to introduce the Adragna Obarzanek Funeral Home.
We are dedicated to providing a ministry of traditional services that will help grieveing families in need, no matter what religious, cultural, or financial background.You will have...

Potere-Modetz Funeral Home

With almost 90 years of industry expertise, Modetz Funeral Homes has earned a well-deserved reputation of extraordinary services throughout Michigan. With locations in Waterford, Rochester and Orion Township, each facility is following in the...

Price Funeral Home

P rice Funeral Home was founded October 6, 1956 by William H. Price (1931-2010) as a privately owned funeral home. The firm provides complete funeral facilities, prepaid funeral arrangements and cemetery markers and monuments. Price Funeral Home...

Resurrection Funeral Home

Resurrection Funeral Home is built on the last piece of farmland owned by a local judge and his family. The original parcel ran along the south side of 18 Mile Road from Garfield Road to Hayes Road.
Every year, more than 450 families place their...

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