Places

  • Pontiac is also known as: Oakland County / Pontiac city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Brent W. Jett, Jr. (pilot and astronaut), Jeff Webb (american football player), Laura Innes (actor and television director), Kirk Gibson (baseball player and coach), Gary Peters (financial adviser), Sherea Lloyd (teacher), and Geri Allen (record producer and jazz pianist).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Pontiac News.

History

Pontiac /ˈpɒnᵗiæk/ is a city in the U. S. state of Michigan named after the Ottawa Chief Pontiac, located within the Detroit metropolitan area. It is the county seat of Oakland County. The city is best known for its General Motors manufacturing plants (GM's primary truck plant was formerly in Pontiac) and the former GM automobile brand Pontiac, which was first produced in and named after the city. Also of note is the Pontiac Silverdome, the stadium that hosted the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL) from 1975 until 2002, when the team moved back to Downtown Detroit. On February 20, 2009 the state of Michigan placed the city into receivership, and the Department of Treasury appointed Fred Leeb the city's emergency financial manager in March 2009. November 2011 talks began between the City and Waterford Township to provide fire service. State appointed Emergency Financial manager, Louis Schimmel, had determined that the City could no longer afford the costs of their own fire department of 175 years. February 1, 2012, Waterford Township began providing fire service for the City of Pontiac out of three of...

The official website for the city of Pontiac is http://www.pontiac.mi.us/.

There are currently 11 funeral home listings for the city of Pontiac, Michigan. Looking for Pontiac cemeteries?

Pontiac Obituaries

It was noted by San Mateo County Times on March 31st, 2016 that Viola Georgina Edwards (Downer) perished in San Jose, California.  Ms. Edwards was 87 years old and was born in Pontiac, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Viola Georgina's life.

It was reported by The Daily Tribune on March 16th, 2016 that Ralph Orville Conklin perished in Pontiac, Michigan.  Conklin was 87 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ralph Orville's life.

It was written on March 2nd, 2016 that Caryn Nicole Nurnberg-Miles passed on in Columbus, Ohio.  Nurnberg-Miles was 37 years old and was born in Pontiac, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Caryn Nicole's life.

It was disclosed by The Pantagraph on March 2nd, 2016 that Ralph Glen Beaman passed on in Bloomington, Illinois.  Beaman was 85 years old and was born in Pontiac, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ralph Glen's life.

It was reported by The Daily Herald on February 28th, 2016 that Darlene K Fisher (Johnson) passed on in Oswego, Illinois.  Ms. Fisher was 75 years old and was born in Pontiac, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Darlene K's life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on February 3rd, 2016 that Harold Calvin Adams passed away in Arizona.  Adams was 86 years old and was born in Pontiac, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Harold Calvin's life.

It was written by Tri-City Herald on December 30th, 2015 that Charles Edward Markee died in Kennewick, Washington.  Markee was 84 years old and was born in Pontiac, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Charles Edward's life.

It was revealed by The Daily Tribune on December 27th, 2015 that Richard P Olson passed away in Pontiac, Michigan.  Olson was 90 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard P's life.

It was noted on November 30th, 2015 that Clivy W Jr Griggs perished in Coshocton, Ohio.  Griggs was 50 years old and was born in Pontiac, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Clivy W Jr's life.

It was written by Tampa Tribune on October 21st, 2015 that Mary Ellen Wierda (Ragatz) passed on in Lake Placid, Florida.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary Ellen's life.

All Funeral Homes in Pontiac

Bossardet Chapel Lynch & Sons

Edward J. Lynch, Jr. (1924-1992) is The Lynch of Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors. Together with his childhood sweetheart and wife for life, Rosemary O’Hara Lynch (1924-1989) they raised a family of six sons and three daughters.Their exemplary...

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.

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.

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...

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...

Phillips Funeral Home

For 125 years our firm has been dedicated to serving area families. Phillips Funeral Home is proud to be the most established business in South Lyon and one of the oldest family owned and operated funeral homes in the state. Since 1889, the five...

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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Cobb's Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
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House of Burns Memorial Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
Huntoon Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
Huntoon Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
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Lawrence E Moon Funeral Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
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MT Hope Catholic Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
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Oak Hill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
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Perry MT Park Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
Pontiac City Cemeteries
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
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Sparks-Griffin Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185
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Voorhess Summerford Funeral & Cremation Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Pontiac, WA 98185

Pontiac Funeral Home News

Chuck Travis: Entrepreneur taught his kids humor and courage
Mr. Travis, who went by Chuck, was 81 and died Monday at St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital in Pontiac ... A.J. Desmond and Sons Funeral Home in Troy. Memorials are suggested to the Bloomfield Hills Rotary Foundation, Hospice of Michigan or the charity of ...
http://www.freep.com/article/20101031/NEWS08/10310648/1322/Chuck-Travis-Entrepreneur-taught-his-kids-humor-and-courage

Buckham Gallery offers more than a dozen film screenings, featuring 'High Art' Friday
In The Big Chill, several idealistic University of Michigan college buddies whove followed divergent paths as adults, reunite years later at the funeral of one of their ... that doesnt make pit stops. In Pontiac Moon, it is 1969 and the Apollo 11 ...
http://www.mlive.com/entertainment/flint/index.ssf/2010/10/post_21.html

Top Haunted Houses in America Best Series
If you live near Detroit or Pontiac, Michigan, you'll want to visit the Erebus 4 Story ... One haunt is set up inside a real funeral home and another is known as the most controversial haunted house in America, but the 2010 overall best haunted house is ...
http://www.newsoxy.com/world/top-haunted-houses-15518.html

Earl Kreps, former director of Oakland County Chamber, dies at 79
Mr. Kreps was very involved in the Oakland County community and served as Mayor in Sylvan Lake, was involved in the Pontiac Silverdome ... and also attended organizational management classes at Michigan State University. In 1970, the American Business ...
http://www.theoaklandpress.com/articles/2010/11/03/news/local_news/doc4cd0a59a8373f355881279.txt

Funeral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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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Pontiac Funeral Homes and funeral services in Michigan
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Sparks Griffin Funeral Home - Cremation - Service Pontiac ...
Funeral, cremation and cemetery services in Pontiac and Lake Orion , Michigan. A full range of memorial, funeral, arrangement planning and scattering ...
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