Obituaries Archive

Paul A. Rugg

September 26, 2022

A memorial service is being planned with the time and date to be announced shortly. In lieu of flowers, those who desire to make a contribution may do so online to donate.jw.org. ...
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Barbara Lee Geresy

September 24, 2022

A service to honor and celebrate her life will be held on Friday, September 30, 2022, beginning at 11:00 AM, at Valley View Bible Church 8979 W. Main St. Kalamazoo, MI 49009, with Pastor BJ Luce officiating. The family will receive friends at the fun...
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Pastor Dale B. Krueger

September 22, 2022

A Service in witness to Pr. Dale’s life and faith will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 504 S. Westnedge St., Kalamazoo. Friends may call on the family following the service at the church. Pr. Dale wil...

Ghyovahana Ortiz

September 21, 2022

A funeral mass to honor her life will be held on Friday, September 30, 2022, beginning at 10:00 a.m., at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 936 Lake St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001, with Msgr. Michael Hazard officiating. The family will receive friends Friday morni...

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George E. Price

September 20, 2022

In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place and a private interment will be held at Lakeview Cemetery in South Haven....

Nellie M. Broad

September 20, 2022

In accordance with her wish Nellie will continue to serve others and has made a gift of her remains to the University of Michigan Anatomical Donation Program. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice, c/o the funeral home....
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Margaret Schuring

September 19, 2022

A graveside committal service will take place at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – South on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 2:00 PM. Memorial contributions in Margaret’s memory may be made to Centrica Care Navigators....
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Michael R. Stoline

September 18, 2022

A memorial service to celebrate Mike’s life will be held on Sunday, October 23, 2022. Please text 269-254-6741 for more information and to RSVP....
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Tanya L. DeLooff

September 17, 2022

A Celebration of Tanya’s Life will be held on September 24, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at New Hope Church, 201 West Michigan Ave. Paw Paw. Tanya will be laid to rest at Maple Grove Cemetery, Antwerp Twp. Memorial contributions may be made to Centrica Care ...
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Kenneth L. Packard

September 16, 2022

Memorial services are not yet planned. Ken will be laid to rest at Mt. Ever Rest Memorial Park, South. Memorial contributions may be made to SPCA of Southwest Michigan, in c/o the funeral home. ...
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Catherine J. Thompson

September 14, 2022

A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 23, 2022 at Haven Reformed Church, 5350 N. Sprinkle Rd., Kalamazoo, MI 49004 at 1:00 PM. Visitation will take place at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Thursday, September 22, 2022 from 2:00-4:...
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Delores Gauthier

September 14, 2022

A Celebration of Life will be held on October 16, 2022, at 3:00 pm in Dalton Center of Western Michigan University, 1300 Theatre Dr, Kalamazoo. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Kalamazoo County Democratic Party, where she volunte...

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Donald L. Hands

September 13, 2022

Don will be laid to rest in a private graveside service at Mt. Ever Rest Memorial Park – South. Memorial contributions may be made to YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo, in c/o the funeral home. ...
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Dr. Robert A. Fakler

September 12, 2022

A private Memorial Service and Celebration of Life will be held. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made in Robert’s name to the Michigan Parkinson’s Foundation, 30400 Telegraph Road, Suite 150, Bingham Farms, Michigan 48025 or www.parkinsons...
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James H. Hamilton

September 10, 2022

A visitation will be held on Thursday, September 15, 2022 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, with a time for memory sharing at 6:30 PM. Private interment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery in Richland. The family would like to ...
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Donald E. Overbeek

September 10, 2022

A memorial service will be held on October 8, 2022 at 1:00 at Bethany Reformed Church, 1833 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo, MI 49001; a brief time of fellowship with the family will follow. Memorials may be sent to Loaves and Fishes, 901 Portage Street, K...
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Ronald VanderLugt M.D.

September 10, 2022

A memorial service to honor and celebrate his life will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2022, beginning at 11:00 AM at Grace Christian Reformed Church, 1724 Whites Rd. Kalamazoo, MI 49008, with Pastor Mark Scheffers officiating. The family will recei...
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Janice L. Lucht

September 9, 2022

In accordance with her wish cremation will take place and no services are being held. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice, c/o the funeral home. ...

Phyllis E. Curtis

September 9, 2022

A Service in Witness to Phyllis’s life and faith will be held on Monday, September 12, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Peace Lutheran Church, 805 S. Wilmott St, Otsego. Friends may call on the family one hour prior to the service beginning at 10:00 a.m. at...

Dale A. Antio

September 7, 2022

A memorial will be held at a later date and time. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to help defray expenses, in c/o the funeral home. ...
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Jon M Stamats

September 6, 2022

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at 11:00 AM at Lutheran Church of the Savior, 3616 East G Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49004, with Pastor Bart Beebe officiating. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will take...

Patricia E. Shumaker

September 5, 2022

No public services are being planned.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall Library, c/o the funeral home....

Thomas H. Ivens

September 3, 2022

A service in remembrance of Tom’s life will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S. Burdick St. Kalamazoo. Friends may greet the family following the service. Memorial contributions may be mad...

Marion M. Gates

August 31, 2022

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Ruth E. Wellington

August 30, 2022

A service to honor Ruth’s life will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S, Burdick, St. Kalamazoo. Friends may call on the family one hour prior to the service, beginning at 1:00 p.m. at the fun...