Obituaries Archive

Lucille E. Hamblin

April 17, 2021

In accordance with her wishes, there will be a graveside service to be held at Fort Custer National Cemetery on Monday, April 26, 2021. Those attending the service are asked to socially distance (if not from the same household), and wear masks. Due t...
7 Messages

Scott D. Wierenga

April 15, 2021

A service in witness to Scott’s life has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Centerpoint Church, 2345 North 10th St. Kalamazoo. Scott was laid to rest at Genessee Prairie Cemetery.  The service will be live-streamed at www....
4 Messages

Andrea L. Oxley

April 15, 2021

The family is planning a memorial service to be held at a later date. Andrea was laid to rest at Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo. Memorial contributions may be made to International Rescue Committee, c/o the funeral home....
9 Messages

Caroline L. Summerfield

April 15, 2021

A graveside service to honor her life will be held at Mt. Ever Rest Memorial Park South on Friday, April 23, 2021, beginning at 1:00 PM, with Rev. James Dyke officiating.  Contributions in her memory may be made to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan...

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James D Shrauger

April 14, 2021

In accordance with his wishes, cremation will take place and burial with full military honors will be held at Ft. Custer National Cemetery at a later date. Memorial contributions may be given to Valley Family Church, West Michigan Cancer Center or Ro...
8 Messages

Kenneth P. Searles

April 14, 2021

A celebration of Ken’s life will take place on Saturday, May 1, 2021 from 1:00 – 5:00 PM at Kindleberger Park in Parchment (Pavilions 4 & 5). Memorial contributions may be made to the Kalamazoo YMCA Youth Basketball Program....
2 Messages

John C. Stiegemeyer

April 13, 2021

A service in witness to John’s life and faith will be held on Thursday, April 22, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 2122 Bronson Blvd. Kalamazoo with Pastor Tim Seeber officiating. Social distancing will be observed and masks will be req...
7 Messages

Kathleen R. Langstrom

April 12, 2021

In accordance with her wishes, cremation will take place and a gathering to honor her life and legacy will take place later on in early summer. Memorial contributions may be made to the Polycystic Kidney Disease Foundation or the SPCA of Southwest Mi...
20 Messages

Londa L. Hamilton

April 12, 2021

In accordance with her wishes, cremation will take place and a gathering to honor Londa's life is scheduled for Saturday, May 22, 2021, beginning at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church, 315 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, Michigan. For those wishing ...
5 Messages

Dawn Williams-McCloud

April 11, 2021

The family is planning a Celebration of her Life to be held at a later time. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan, or Great Lakes Burn Camp, c/o the funeral home....
5 Messages

Calissa J. Binion

April 11, 2021

Calissa never liked funerals, cremation will take place and a celebration of her life will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice c/o the funeral home....
1 Message

Roger D Kik

April 11, 2021

A private graveside service will be held at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Conklin, MI.   “Well done, good and faithful servant.”  ~ Matthew 25:23   “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you r...
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Genevieve E. Wright

April 10, 2021

  Genevieve will be interred with her husband in the Howardsville Cemetery, Marcellus. Memorial donations in Genevieve’s name may be made to Howardsville Christian School, 53441 Bent Road, Marcellus, MI 49067, c/o the funeral home....
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Dorothy M Hall

April 10, 2021

In accordance with her wishes, cremation will take place and a private graveside service will take place on June 12, 2021 at Oak Grove Cemetery in Lawton, Michigan. Please feel free to leave a condolence message in Dorothy’s Guestbook....
4 Messages

Rachel E. Bolton

April 9, 2021

A private family service will take place at Valley Family Church followed by interment at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – South. Memorial contributions may be to Family and Children’s Services or the Food Pantry at Valley Family Church. ...
4 Messages

Dominga Gutierrez

April 9, 2021

A service to celebrate her life will be held at a later date....
6 Messages

Irene Kreling

April 8, 2021

There will be no visitation and the family will have a private graveside service at Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo. To make a lasting gift in Irene’s memory contributions may be given to Providence Christian School, c/o the funeral home....

Dalton Middlebrooks

April 8, 2021

In accordance with his wishes, he will be laid to rest next to his late wife at Mount Everest Memorial Park, North. Memorials may be made in Dalton’s memory to the American Diabetes Association, care of the funeral home. Please consider leaving a c...
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Patricia A. Pierce

April 8, 2021

A graveside service will take place at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – South on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Kalamazoo Animal Rescue (KalamazooAnimalRescue.org)....
6 Messages

Doris E. Potts

April 6, 2021

A visitation will be held on Friday, April 30, 2021 at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home from 10:00 to 11:00 AM, followed by a private family service and interment at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to Southern Heig...

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Robert A. Rohrer

April 5, 2021

A funeral will be held on Monday, April 12, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S., Burdick St; Friends may call on the family on Sunday, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Bob will be laid to rest at Ft. Cust...

Lynda N. Reinbold

April 4, 2021

Cremation will take place and no service is scheduled at this time. Memorial contributions in Lynda’s memory may be made to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation....
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Ernest "Evil" Leversee

April 3, 2021

The family is planning a party of life to be held at later date. Memorial contributions may be made Kalamazoo Loaves and Fishes, c/o the funeral home....

Beverly A. Blanton

April 2, 2021

The family is planning a memorial service to be held at a later time.  Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, c/o the funeral home....
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Annabell E. Auler

April 2, 2021

In accordance with her wishes, cremation will take place and an open house to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday, May 1, 2021 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at 7888 S. 8th St., Kalamazoo, MI 49009. Memorial contributions may be given to the Stroke Aw...