Obituaries Archive

Michael Gazley

July 25, 2017

A celebration of Michael’s life will be held on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 4:00 PM at Michael’s home, 123 Remine St., Kalamazoo, MI 49001.

Bertha M. Bos

July 21, 2017

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 27, 2017 beginning at 11:00 AM at First Reformed Church of Portage, 7905 S. Westnedge Ave., Portage, MI 49002; with Rev. Clayton Smith officiating. Interment will be held at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park

Barbara Maurer

July 15, 2017

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 27, 2017 beginning at 11:00 AM at First Reformed Church of Portage, 7905 S. Westnedge Ave., Portage, MI 49002; with Rev. Clayton Smith officiating. Interment will be held at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park

Scharlott V. Goff

July 13, 2017

Family will greet friends on July 15 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home for one hour followed by a graveside committal service at Hope Cemetery in Texas Township at 12:00 p.m. where she will be laid to rest next to her late husband, Glavis.

Jeanne Krasts

July 12, 2017

All are invited to a memorial graveside service at Cressey Cemetery, 10206 Cressey Rd, Plainwell, MI 49080, Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 2:00 PM. Following the service, family will greet guests at a memorial celebration of her life to be held from 3:00

Roger D. Cutler

July 11, 2017

In accordance with his wishes cremation will take place and a memorial visitation will be held at Teri and Roger’s home beginning at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 22, 2017.

Douglas William Peterson

July 10, 2017

A memorial service to celebrate Douglas’s exceptional life is being planned and will be announced in August. Please send contact information for invitations to petersonmemorial@gmail.com.

Marilyn J. Showerman

July 7, 2017

A committal service will be held at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – South on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 11:00 AM.

Aina Viksne

July 6, 2017

Services will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at the Latvian Evangelical Lutheran United Church, 122 Cherry Hill St., Kalamazoo, MI 49006; beginning at 1:00 PM. Rev. Aija Graham will officiate. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery.

Luis Benitez

July 6, 2017

A visitation will be held at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Friday, July 14, 2017 beginning at 3:00 PM, immediately followed by a memorial service beginning at 5:00 PM.

Linida M. Slocum

July 5, 2017

A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM with a funeral service beginning at 12:30 PM.

William "Jeffrey" Marshall

July 2, 2017

Jeff will be laid to rest privately at Oakhill Cemetery in Orangeville, Thursday 7/13/17 at 1:00 PM.

Richard "Dick" C. Klenoski Sr.

July 1, 2017

In accordance with his wishes, cremation will take place and interment will be held at Ft. Custer National Cemetery at a later date.

Carolyn Lee Smith

July 1, 2017

In accordance with her wishes cremation has taken place and no services are scheduled.

Abelardo "Abe" Olivares

June 29, 2017

In accordance with his wishes cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held on Saturday July 15, 2017, beginning at 11:00 AM, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 936 Lake St, Kalamazoo, MI 49001, with Fr. Michael Hazard officiating.

Frank "Franco" Bullard

June 28, 2017

A service to celebrate his life will be held on Monday, July 3, 2017, at the funeral home beginning at 11:00 AM with Josiah Sohlden officiating. He will be laid to rest privately at Riverside Cemetery.

Shelda R. Korteway

June 28, 2017

In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and memorial service to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Lawton Evangelical Church in Lawton, MI at 12 PM. There will be an hour of visitation prior to the service,

Donald E. Powers

June 27, 2017

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Lois E. Ritsema

June 23, 2017

A funeral service will be held at Centerpoint Church, 2345 N. 10th St., Kalamazoo, MI 49009, on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Dar VanderWal officiating. Private interment will take place at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Visiting hour

Marilyn J. Young

June 23, 2017

Cremation has taken place and a private graveside service will be held at Mt. Ever-Rest at a later date.

Lyle George "Phil" Smalley

June 21, 2017

A graveside service will be held on Monday, June 26, 2017 at Vicksburg Cemetery North beginning at 11:30 AM. A time of visitation at the funeral home will precede the graveside service from 10:00 to 11:00 AM.

Ruby L. Miller

June 19, 2017

A funeral service will be held at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Friday, June 23, 2017, beginning at 11:00 AM; Pastor Wayne Michaels officiating. Interment will follow at Grand Prairie Cemetery.

Pauline "Polly" H. Ray

June 16, 2017

A memorial visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, July 27, 2017, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, July 28, 2017, beginning at 11:00 AM. Polly and Vern will be laid to rest together

Janet W. St. John

June 14, 2017

A private family committal service will be held at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park.

Randell D. Hollister

June 12, 2017

A memorial was held on Friday June 16 in Mendon, MI.