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  • Mason is also known as: Ingham County / Mason city.

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History

In 1836 Charles Noble knew that Michigan would be seeking a central location for a new capital when it became a state. He purchased an area of forest, cleared 20 acres (81,000 m), and founded Mason Center. The "Center" was soon dropped. In 1847, however, the state chose Lansing Township 12 miles (19 km) northward to be its capital due its potential for water power. Noble managed to make Mason the county seat instead. Ingham County's first downtown courthouse was built in 1843, and was replaced in 1858, and then again in 1905. In 1865, Mason was incorporated as a village; in 1875 the town became a city. In the 1800s, Mason was the center of Ingham County activity, even more than was Lansing, the state capital. In 1877, Lansing attempted to take the status...

The official website for the city of Mason is http://www.mason.mi.us/.

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Mason Obituaries

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on January 3rd, 2016 that Terri L Collins passed on in Sebring, Florida.  Collins was 67 years old and was born in Mason, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Terri L's life.

It was disclosed by San Diego Union-Tribune on February 12th, 2015 that Delores Mae Wood (Loudenslager) died in La Mesa, California.  Ms. Wood was 90 years old and was born in Mason, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Delores Mae's life.

It was written on November 21st, 2014 that Tiburcio Araiza Rangel passed away in Mason, Michigan.  Rangel was 76 years old and was born in Topeka, KS.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Tiburcio Araiza's life.

It was disclosed by Ocala Star Banner on April 14th, 2014 that Curtis G Bevier passed on in Marion County, Florida.  Bevier was 74 years old and was born in Mason, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Curtis G's life.

It was reported by Columbus Dispatch on December 16th, 2013 that Lucy Travis passed on in Ohio.  Travis was 89 years old and was born in Mason, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lucy's life.

It was written by Oakland Press on May 19th, 2013 that Melody Jean Sievert (Burton) passed on in Mason, Michigan.  Ms. Sievert was 58 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Melody Jean's life.

It was revealed by Chelsea Standard on April 18th, 2013 that Vivian L "Vi" Lorichon (Rennells) perished in Mason, Michigan.  Ms. Lorichon was 90 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Vivian L "Vi"'s life.

It was reported by Topeka Capital-Journal on April 9th, 2013 that Robert E Hinkle passed on in Scranton, Kansas.  Hinkle was 70 years old and was born in Mason, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert E's life.

It was revealed by Arizona Republic on February 7th, 2013 that Joan C Smith died in Arizona.  Smith was 79 years old and was born in Mason, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joan C's life.

It was disclosed on June 1st, 2012 that Jacob Peter Jr Wenzlick passed away in Florida.  Wenzlick was 86 years old and was born in Mason, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jacob Peter Jr's life.

All Funeral Homes in Mason

Holihan-Atkin Funeral Home

In 1933 Royal G. Teman and his young family moved to Owosso, Michigan from Illinois and attempted to start an undertaker/funeral business. He and his son James operated the Teman Funeral Home until selling it to the Mapes family in 1952. Roy and...

Pray Funeral Home

Pray Funeral Home was established in 1921 by Ernest G. and Myron E. Pray. This father and son team purchased an existing furniture store and "Undertaking" company. Their business was located on the main street of Charlotte's downtown business...

Shelly-Odell Funeral Home

T he Funeral Home now known as the Shelly-Odell Funeral Home at 518 S. Main Street in Eaton Rapids was originally started in 1870 by C. T. Hartson. In 2009, Michael and Jennifer Mills joined the Shelly-Odell Funeral Home. Jordan and Kathleen...

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Gorsline-Runciman Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Mason, WA 98185
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Maple Grove Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Mason, WA 98185
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Township Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Mason, WA 98185

Mason Funeral Home News

Casket of Michigan's 1st governor to be displayed
Mason. Mason's casket will be in the Capitol Rotunda for viewing Tuesday. Members of the Michigan Army National Guard Funeral Honors Team will provide guard detail. The casket departs Wednesday morning for Detroit's Capitol Park, where Mason's remains will ...
http://www.detnews.com/article/20101025/METRO/10250358/1361/UPDATE

Michigan's first governor buried again
More than 100 onlookers gathered to witness the re-interment of Stevens Thomson Mason ... former owner of Harris Funeral Homes, which handled the service. "It wasn't fixed up like this," Rost said. Members of the Michigan National Guard of Lansing insert ...
http://www.detnews.com/article/20101027/METRO/10270384/1361/Teen-sought-in-Amber-Alert--suspect-found-dead-in-Newport--Mich.

Patti Smith And Robert Mapplethorpe: Kindred Spirits
Despite my mother's effort to hold me in, she went into heavy labor as the taxi crawled along Lake Michigan through a vortex of snow ... In the evenings we collected fireflies in mason jars, extracting their lights and making rings for our fingers.
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=130889380&ft=1&f=130889380

Ballot Questions Show Americans United by Deep Divisions
The measures that passed tended to be very simple statements of bedrock principles, said George Mason University political ... Drive-through funeral home: Whats the rush? Michigan : An initiative petition here will require heterosexual couples to use ...
http://open.salon.com/blog/con_chapman/2010/11/03/ballot_questions_show_americans_united_by_deep_divisions

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A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Funeral (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Funeral is the debut full-length album by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire, released on September 14, 2004 in North America by Merge Records and on ...
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