Obituaries Archive

Franklin D. Phillips

December 4, 2018

A funeral service will be held on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Centre Ave. Church of God, 1917 E. Centre Ave., Portage, MI 49002. Interment will be at Alamo Center Cemetery. Visitation will take place at the church one hour prior to the se

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Melvin E. Huggins

December 3, 2018

In accordance with his wishes cremation will take place and he will be laid to rest privately in Vermont. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bridgeport Animal Rescue Crew (BARC-CT 857 Post Rd. #235 Fairfield, CT 06824).

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Lewis John Davidson

December 1, 2018

A memorial mass will be held on Friday, December 7, 2018, beginning at 11:00 AM, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 936 Lake St., Kalamazoo, MI 49001, with Msgr. Michael Hazard Officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday,

Sharon Lee Tuharsky

December 1, 2018

A service to celebrate her life and faith will be held at the funeral home on Friday, December 7, 2018, at 11:00 AM with Pastor Sam Butler officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Private burial

Josephine E. Adewusi

November 29, 2018

In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and memorial services may be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, c/o the funeral home.

Alfred M. Teske

November 29, 2018

A celebration of Al’s life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the West Michigan Cancer Center, c/o the funeral home.

MaryAnn J. Tarczon

November 29, 2018

No services are being planned at this time. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, c/o the funeral home.

Helen I. Daniels

November 29, 2018

The family is planning a memorial event at a later time. Those wishing to make a lasting memorial in Helen’s name are asked to consider Leader Dogs for the Blind, Paws for a Cause or the Kalamazoo Humane Society.

Dorothy Penny

November 28, 2018

A memorial service is being planned for a later date. Memorial contributions in Barb’s memory may be made to the family to assist with final expenses.

Sandra B. Hoeksema

November 24, 2018

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Lakeland Reformed Church, 10442 S. Sprinkle Rd., Vicksburg, MI 49097; Pastor Ed Schmidt officiating. A time of visitation will take place at the churc

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Donnie L. Reynolds

November 21, 2018

A memorial service to celebrate Don’s life will take place at First Free Will Baptist Church, 620 Moline St., Kalamazoo, MI 49048, on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 at 12 o’clock noon. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Lloyd E. Sivley

November 19, 2018

No services are being planned. Memorial contributions may be made to Gift of Life, c/o the funeral home.

Elroi M. Serunjogi

November 17, 2018

A funeral service will be held at 1 O'clock on Friday, November 23, 2018 at Trinity Temple SDA Church, 1615 East G Avenue, Parchment, MI 49004. The family will receive friends beginning at 12 O'clock, one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow

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Dr. Edward Rouaan Carter

November 16, 2018

According to his wishes, cremation will take place and a family gathering of celebration will take place at a later time.  Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice, c/o the funeral home.  

Karen L. Hoppel

November 15, 2018

A service commemorating Karen’s life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 1, at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home. Friends may call on the family for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.  Memorial contributions may be ma

Maximus Jude King

November 14, 2018

No services are being planned at the present time.

Susan Green

November 13, 2018

The family is planning a private memorial event at a later time. Memorial contributions may be made to Great Lakes Caring Hospice or Loaves and Fishes of Kalamazoo, c/o the funeral home.

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Richard Smit

November 12, 2018

A Celebration of Rick’s life will take place in the summer of 2019. Those wishing to make a lasting contribution in Rick’s memory are asked to consider the Humane Society of Kalamazoo, c/o the funeral home.

Sheryl L. Hoogendyk

November 12, 2018

A memorial service to celebrate Sheryl’s life will take place at Southern Heights Christian Reformed Church, 4141 E. Hillandale Dr., Kalamazoo, MI 49008, on Friday, November 23, 2018 at 10 AM with Pastor Dan Sarkipato officiating. Visiting hours wi

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Omar F. Hodgdon

November 12, 2018

He will be laid to rest at Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan on Monday, November 18 2018. At this time, military honors will take place during a ceremony to be scheduled at a later time. Those wishing to write a condolence message ar

John C. McElvain

November 11, 2018

The family is planning a private service at a later time.  Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice, c/o the funeral home.

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David A. Rowgo

November 10, 2018

David's memorial service will be held at New Day Community Church at 3600 Nichols Road in Kalamazoo, MI on Sunday, November 18th at 4:00 PM and will be followed by an acoustic music jam for those who wish to honor the memory of a fellow folk musician

Sharron Lou McCurdie

November 8, 2018

In accordance to her wishes, cremation will take place and she will be laid to rest at Riverside Cemetery at a later date.  Those wishing to leave a message of condolence, are encouraged to do so in Sharron’s personalized guest book on the website

Richard L. Fisher

November 8, 2018

Visitation will be Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 10:00 a.m., with a memorial service to follow at 11:00 at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home.  Any memorial contributions should be to Hospice of SW Michigan.