Obituaries Archive


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Herman M. Largent

August 14, 2023

A graveside service will take place on Monday, August 21, 2023, at 12:00 noon, at Mt. Ever Rest Memorial Park, 3941 S. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo. Friends may call on the family prior to the service at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S. Burdick St...

Frances M. Dahmer

August 13, 2023

No public services are being planned. Fran will be laid to rest at Grove Cemetery, Kenton, OH. Memorial contributions may be made to Calhoun County Senior Services, in c/o the funeral home....
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Judy K. Barnes

August 13, 2023

A memorial visitation to honor and celebrate her life will be held on Saturday, September 9, 2023, from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Overflow Church, 3515 Michigan Ave. Battle Creek, MI 49037. Memorial contributions may be made to Overflow Church....

Connie Chapman

August 10, 2023

In accordance with her wishes, cremation will take place and a private family memorial service will take place at a later date. ...

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John F. LaLonde

August 10, 2023

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, August 29, 2023, at 11:00 a.m., at Texas Corners Bible Church, 7780 S. 8th Street, Kalamazoo. Memorial contributions may be made to Tunnel to Towers Foundation, in c/o the funeral home....

Elaine S. Pratt

August 9, 2023

A memorial service will take place at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Friday, August 11, 2023 at 4:00 PM. Private interment will be held at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kalamazoo Humane Society....
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Timothy W. Anderson

August 5, 2023

A memorial event is being planned for this fall. Memorial contributions may be made to SPCA of Southwest Michigan, in c/o the funeral home....

Patricia L. Stacey

August 4, 2023

There are no services planned. Her ashes will be interred at Memorial Park Cemetery in Battle Creek....
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Iven "Bing" H. Bennett

August 4, 2023

Cremation has taken place and a celebration of Bing’s life will be held at a later date....

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Theodore Dorman

August 3, 2023

A service in witness to Ted’s life and faith will be held on Friday, September 1, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. noon at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo. Friends may call on the family one hour prior to the service at the fun...

Kyle Mitchell (Alex Miller)

August 3, 2023

Kyle passed on August 3, 2023. To remember him, there will be a celebration of life held on August 26th from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM at 1409 W Michigan Ave, MI, 49037. ...
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Jeffery D. Ryder

August 1, 2023

A memorial visitation to celebrate Jeff’s life will be held at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S. Burdick St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001, on Monday, August 7, 2023, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Memorial contributions may be given to the family, c/o th...

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Phillip D. Dalrymple

August 1, 2023

A memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, August 19, 2023, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo. Phillip will be laid at to rest at a later date at Ft. Custer National Cemetery with f...
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Jeaneen J. Hall

July 31, 2023

A service to celebrate Jeaneen’s life, and her faith and service to her Lord and Savior will be held on September 16, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. (visitation at 10:00am) at St. Michael Lutheran Church, 7211 Oakland Dr., Portage with Pastor Paul R. Naumann,...
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Roger G. Williams

July 30, 2023

A memorial service will be held at Kalamazoo First United Methodist Church, 212 S Park St. Kalamazoo, MI 49007, on Tuesday, August 8, at 2:00 pm, with visitation beginning at 1:00 pm.  Memorial gifts may be made to First United Methodist Church. ...
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Susan M. Zimmerman

July 30, 2023

The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 17, 2023 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home. Memorial contributions can be made to the Humane Society of Kalamazoo or a charity of one’s choice. ...

M. Irene Newland

July 29, 2023

Irene will be laid to rest at Mt. Ever Rest Memorial Park South, 3941 S. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo, in a graveside service on Saturday, August 12, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Centrica Care Navigators or Youth for Christ,...

Beverly R. Thorson

July 29, 2023

No local public services are planned at this time. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice....
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Harriet A. Smith

July 28, 2023

A funeral service will be held on Friday, August, 4, 2023 at 1:00 PM at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – South. Visitation will take place at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Memo...
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Bethany J. Homan

July 27, 2023

A service in witness to Bethany’s life and faith will be held on Tuesday, August 1, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at Prairie Baptist Church, 11210 East PQ Ave., Scotts. Friends may call on the family one hour prior to the service at the church beginning at 1...

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Thomas Phelps

July 26, 2023

Family and friends will gather to celebrate Tom's life, alongside his late wife Bernie, at St. Ambrose Church, 1628 East G Ave. Parchment, on Friday, August 4th. The visitation will commence at 1:00 pm, followed by a memorial service at 2:00 pm, and ...
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Kenneth D. VanDenBerg

July 26, 2023

A service in witness to Ken’s life and faith will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at Heritage Christian Reformed Church, 2857 S. 11th Street, Kalamazoo, with his pastor, The Rev. Simon Tuin officiating. Friends may call on the fami...
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Beckett Fitch

July 23, 2023

Baby Beckett Fitch, infant son of Ty and Emily Fitch, left this world on July 23, 2023, the same day he was born. His loving parents will host an informal gathering for friends and family to pay their respects on Saturday, August 5, 2023 from 10:00 A...

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Richard Leslie

July 22, 2023

Dick will be laid to rest with full military honors in a graveside service at Ft. Custer National Cemetery on Friday, August 11, 2023, at 1:30 p.m. Those wishing to attend should meet in the cortege assembly area of the cemetery at 1:15 p.m. Memorial...

Gail E. Nichols

July 22, 2023

A memorial service will be held Friday, July 28, 2023 at First Baptist Church of Coldwater (102 Bishop Ave., Coldwater, MI  49036) at 12:00pm with Visitation beginning at 10:00am (preceding the service) with Pastor Bob Ward officiating.  Burial wil...

Jeffrey Paul Heller II

July 22, 2023

The family is planning a Celebration of Life to be held at a date and time to be announced shortly. Memorial contributions to assist the Heller family with expenses can be given in his name at www.rectifychurch.org....
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Diane E. Black

July 21, 2023

Cremation will take place and a private family memorial will be held.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Kalamazoo County Humane Society, c/o the funeral home....

Carol R. McCoy

July 20, 2023

Cremation will take place and no services are scheduled. Private interment will be held at Hillside Cemetery in Plainwell. Memorial contributions in Carol’s memory may be made to Kairos Dwelling....
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Nancy K. Maddox

July 19, 2023

The family is planning a Celebration of Life to be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, in c/o the funeral home....

Robert O. Flinn

July 15, 2023

No services are being planned. Robert will be laid to rest at Maple Grove Cemetery, Comstock. Memorial contributions may be made to Leader Dogs for the Blind, in c/o the funeral home....