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  • Vernon  Sheppard, Jr.  Obituary Photo
    Vernon Sheppard, Jr. , 65 Kalamazoo, Michigan

    August 20, 1955 - December 29, 2020

    Vernon "Vern" Sheppard, Jr. of Kalamazoo, MI Vern, age 65, died unexpectedly at home on Tuesday morning, December 29, 2020. Vern, the son of Vernon and Edna (Kenter) Sheppard, Sr., was born in Covington, KY on...


  • Robert Lynn "Bob" Mason Obituary Photo
    Robert Lynn "Bob" Mason, 68 Augusta, Michigan

    April 17, 1952 - December 20, 2020

    Robert Lynn "Bob" Mason of Augusta, MI Bob, age 68, retired Chief of Maintenance for Denso Manufacturing, Battle Creek, died on Sunday morning, December 20, 2020 at the Vibrant Life Memory Care, Kalamazoo, MI. ...


  • Donald Joseph "Don" Walbridge Obituary Photo
    Donald Joseph "Don" Walbridge, 88 Gull Lake (Augusta), Michigan

    April 13, 1932 - December 18, 2020

    Donald Joseph "Don" Walbridge of Gull Lake (Augusta), MI Don, age 88, died peacefully Friday morning, December 18, 2020 at his residence with his loving family at his side. Don, the son of Fred and Virginia ...


  • Jerry   Ann "Jerrie" Hilbert Obituary Photo
    Jerry Ann "Jerrie" Hilbert, 86 Kalamazoo,, Michigan

    April 10, 1934 - December 16, 2020

    Jerrie Ann (Warner) Hilbert of Kalamazoo, MI Jerrie, age 86, passed away Wednesday morning, December 17, 2020 at the New Friends Care Facility (Vibrant Life Senior Living) in Kalamazoo. Jerrie...


  • Gary Lee  Jennings Obituary Photo
    Gary Lee Jennings, 76 Comstock Township, Michigan

    December 16, 1943 - December 14, 2020

    Gary Lee Jennings of Comstock Township, MI Gary, age 76, was surrounded by family and passed away on Monday morning, December 14, 2020 after an 8-month battle with pancreatic cancer. Gary was born at PIP...


  • Romualdas  Jonas "Rom" Botyrius Obituary Photo
    Romualdas Jonas "Rom" Botyrius, 84 Richland, Michigan

    September 15, 1936 - December 10, 2020

    Romualdas Jonas "Rom" Botyrius of Richland, MI Rom, age 84, died unexpectedly Thursday afternoon, December 10, 2020 at Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo, MI. Rom, the son of Jonas and Marija ...


  • Carol Rose Howes Obituary Photo
    Carol Rose Howes, 79 Richland, Michigan

    March 1, 1941 - December 10, 2020

    Carol Rose Howes of Richland, MI Carol, age 79, died on Thursday morning, December 10, 2020 at Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo, MI. Carol, the daughter of Thomas Walter and Lila Marian (Kellogg) Howes,...


  • Roger  R.  Russell  Obituary Photo
    Roger R. Russell , 77 Richland, Michigan

    May 25, 1943 - December 6, 2020

    Roger Roan Russell, 77, of Richland, passed away on December 6, 2020. Roger was born May 25, 1943, in Decatur, AL to Malcolm and Nettie Ruth (Bolton) Russell. He served his country honorably in the U.S. Navy, received...


  • Alma Mae (Spindlow) Platz Obituary Photo
    Alma Mae (Spindlow) Platz, 97 Otsego, Michigan

    May 31, 1923 - December 5, 2020

    Alma Mae {Spindlow} Platz of Otsego, MI Alma, age 97, died Saturday evening, December 5, 2020 at the Rose Arbor Hospice Residence, Kalamazoo, MI. Alma was born on May 31, 1923 in Marshall, MI. She...


  • Sally Ann (Mahoney) Waters Obituary Photo
    Sally Ann (Mahoney) Waters, 78 Augusta, Michigan

    June 19, 1942 - December 5, 2020

    Sally Ann [Mahoney] Waters of Augusta, MI Sally, age 78, died peacefully Saturday afternoon, December 5, 2020 at her residence with her entire family at her side. Her family are comforted that she is now in the...


  • Robert F. "Bob" Hughes Obituary Photo
    Robert F. "Bob" Hughes, 73 Hickory Corners, Michigan

    March 12, 1947 - November 27, 2020

    Robert F. "Bob" Hughes, age 73, of Hickory Corners, sadly passed away Friday morning, November 27, 2020 at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo. He was born in Plainwell, Michigan on March 12, 1947, the son of Rankin and...


  • Patricia  K.  Anthony  Obituary Photo
    Patricia K. Anthony , 64 Tucson, Arizona

    September 11, 1956 - November 21, 2020

    Dr. Patricia Kay Anthony, 64, formally of Kalamazoo, recently passed away unexpectedly at her home in Tucson, AZ. Born on September 11, 1956, she was the daughter of the late William C. Anthony and Elizabeth Anthony...


  • Mary Marguerite (Haselton) Pazderka Obituary Photo
    Mary Marguerite (Haselton) Pazderka, 88 Kalamazoo, MI & formerly of Omaha, Nebraska

    December 15, 1931 - November 8, 2020

    Mary Marguerite [Haselton] Pazderka of Kalamazoo, MI & formerly of Omaha, NE Mary, age 88, died Sunday evening, November 8th, 2020 at Friendship Village with her loving family at her side. ...


  • Linda Jean Dunn Obituary Photo
    Linda Jean Dunn, 71 Hickory Corners, Michigan

    January 12, 1949 - November 5, 2020

    Linda Jean Dunn, age 71, of Hickory Corners, Michigan passed away Thursday morning, November 5th at Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on January 12, 1949, the daughter...


  • Aden H. Francis Obituary Photo
    Aden H. Francis, 92 formerly of Comstock Township, Michigan

    November 22, 1927 - October 30, 2020

    Aden H. Francis, formerly of Comstock Township, died October 30, 2020 at Friendship Village in Kalamazoo. Aden was born in Pittsburgh, PA on November 22, 1927 to Aden G. and Mary (Schaar) Francis. He was a graduate of...


  • Donna Lucile (Reed) Grubius Obituary Photo
    Donna Lucile (Reed) Grubius, 89 Richland, Michigan

    October 14, 1931 - October 28, 2020

    Donna Lucile (Reed) Grubius of Richland, MI Donna passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 exactly two weeks after her 89th birthday at the Alamo Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility...


  • Edward  Burgess "Ed" Harvey Obituary Photo
    Edward Burgess "Ed" Harvey, 74 Battle Creek, Michigan

    May 2, 1946 - October 4, 2020

    Edward Burgess "Ed" Harvey St. Peter called Edward Burgess Harvey, aged 74, to the big Mansion on the Hill, October 4, 2020. Ed was not meant for an ordinary life. He was born on May 2, 1946 to the infamous...


  • Mary Mozelle (Spruill) Coult Obituary Photo
    Mary Mozelle (Spruill) Coult, 98 Augusta, Michigan

    March 8, 1922 - September 23, 2020

    Mary Mozelle (Spruill) Coult of Augusta, MI Mary, age 98, died Wednesday morning, September 23, 2020 at The Oaks of NorthPointe Woods, Battle Creek, MI with her loving family at her side. Mary,...


  • Annetta  "Ann"  Pearson  Obituary Photo
    Annetta "Ann" Pearson , 97 Richland, Michigan

    August 20, 1923 - September 12, 2020

    Annetta M. "Ann" Pearson, 97, of Richland, died September 12, 2020 at Parkview Pines. Ann was born August 20, 1923 in Kalamazoo to Kobe and Henrietta (VanDyke) VanderMolen. She graduated from Kellogg High School and...


  • Mary Elizabeth Goldsmith (Betty) McCarty Obituary Photo
    Mary Elizabeth Goldsmith (Betty) McCarty, 105 Gull Lake (Richland), Michigan

    April 22, 1915 - August 29, 2020

    Mary Elizabeth Goldsmith McCarty (Betty) "Wahoo!" Let's take a boat ride! The children of Mary Elizabeth Goldsmith McCarty (Betty) tearfully but joyfully announce that their dear mother completed her 105-year...


  • Judy K. Kohler Obituary Photo
    Judy K. Kohler, 75 Richland, Michigan

    January 6, 1945 - August 7, 2020

    Judy K. Kohler, age 75, of Richland passed away peacefully at home on Friday morning, August 7, 2020. She was born in Kalamazoo on January 6, 1945, the loving daughter of Earl and Evelyn (Fleckenstein) Meier and...


  • Wanda C.  Suterko  Obituary Photo
    Wanda C. Suterko , 98 Ann Arbor, Michigan

    October 19, 1921 - August 4, 2020

    Our dear mother and grandmother, Wanda Catherine Suterko, passed away on Tuesday, August 4th, 2020. She was born on October 19, 1921, in Chicago, one of nine children born to Frank and Agata Barabas. Wanda was a...


  • David "Dave" Renz Obituary Photo
    David "Dave" Renz, 69 Hickory Corners, Michigan

    March 21, 1951 - July 29, 2020

    David (Dave) Renz, 69, of Hickory Corners, MI and Miromar Lakes, FL, died at home surrounded by his loving family on July 29th after a brief battle with cancer. Dave grew up in Muncie, IN and graduated from...


  • Preston Seiter "Pete" Parish, 100 Hickory Corners, Michigan

    November 10, 1919 - July 1, 2020

    Preston (Pete) Seiter Parish of Hickory Corners, MI Pete passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, July 1, 2020. He was born in Chicago, Illinois November 10, 1919 to parents, Preston and Louise Seiter Parish....


  • Alvin Lyle Skinner Obituary Photo
    Alvin Lyle Skinner, 94 Kalamazoo, Michigan

    March 29, 1926 - July 1, 2020

    Alvin Lyle Skinner of Kalamazoo, MI Lyle, age 94, died on Thursday evening, April 16, 2020 at Rose Arbor Hospice Residence, Kalamazoo. Lyle, the son of Valdine G. Nutting, was born in Three Oaks, MI on March 29,...