Stella Sossi, whose family owns Roma Café in Eastern Market, died Monday at St. John Hospital in Detroit.
Shirley Temple, the curly-haired child star who put smiles on the faces of Depression-era moviegoers, has died. She was 85.
One of the casualties from this recent bout of snow and cold is a local pastor.
Gates Brown, an outfielder who played his entire 13-year major league career with the Detroit Tigers, has died. He was 74.
Helen Thomas, the irrepressible White House correspondent who used her seat in the front row of history to grill nine presidents – often to their discomfort and was not shy about sharing her opinions, died Saturday. She was 92.
Harry Reed, who was an editor at newspapers in Jackson, Pontiac and Grand Rapids, has died.
Michigan State University says Henry Blosser, a pioneering nuclear physicist and founding director of its cyclotron facility, has died. He was 85.
Former Motown vocalist Richard Street, a member of the Temptations for 25 years, has died. He was 70.
Authorities said the former country star died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot to the head.
A private memorial service will be held next week for Greektown Detroit developer Ted Gatzaros, who died Thursday at age 68 following a battle with cancer.