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Obituaries Archive

John W. Cairns

October 27, 2016

In accordance with his wishes cremation will take place and a private family memorial will be held.

Mishael J. Turcott

October 26, 2016

Funeral services will be held at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, 1150 W. Centre Ave., Portage, MI 49024, Saturday, Nov. 5th, 2016 at 11:00 AM. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service and a lunch will follow.

David B. Miller

October 26, 2016

A memorial celebration to honor David’s life will be held at the Oshtemo Community Center, 6407 Parkview Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49009, on Friday, October 28, 2016, beginning at 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM.

Ridhard W. Peart

October 24, 2016

A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

Joyce A. Ready

October 18, 2016

A memorial service will be held at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 11:00 AM. The family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM and one hour prior to the service on

William "Bill" F. Kirk

October 16, 2016

A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016, beginning at 11:00 AM at Centre Avenue Church of God, 1917 East Centre Ave., Portage, MI 49002, with Rev. Richard Hertsel officiating. A visitation will take place at the churc

Benjamin W. Sherman

October 16, 2016

In accordance with Ben’s wishes cremation will take place. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. He will be laid to rest at South Portage Cemetery with family.

James "Jim" D. Nuyen

October 13, 2016

A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Kalamazoo Missionary Church, 5045 E. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49048; Pastor Ken Smeader officiating.

Sandra Zimmie

October 12, 2016

A time of visitation will take place on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Life Changing Ministries, 3932 E. Kilgore Rd., Portage, MI 49002, from 2:00-4:00 PM. A memorial service will follow at 4:00 PM with Pastor Thomas Gregg officiating.

Melvin D. Reeves Sr.

October 10, 2016

A committal service with full military honors will be held on Friday, October 14, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Ft. Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Michigan (those planning to attend should meet in the funeral assembly area at the cemetery by 10:45 AM). A c

Eric DeKoekkoek

October 10, 2016

A memorial service to celebrate Eric’s life will be held on Monday, October 17, 2016, beginning at 7:00 PM, with a visitation one hour prior, at Westwood Christian Reformed Church, 620 Northampton Rd., Kalamazoo, MI 49006.

Shirley Ann Hampstead

October 9, 2016

In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and she will be laid to rest at Ft. Custer National Cemetery on Friday, October 14, 2016, at 10:30AM (Friends may gather in the assembly area 15 minutes prior to the service.)

James A. Jepkema

October 7, 2016

A committal service will be held in the chapel at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – South, 3941 S. Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008, on Friday, October 14, 2016 at 11:00 AM.

Maggie E. Stephens

October 7, 2016

A funeral service will be held at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 11:00 AM with Pastor Doug Yoder officiating. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery. A time of visitation will be held the same day at the funeral home

Ronald R. Copping

October 3, 2016

In accordance with his wishes, cremation will take place and a memorial visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, October 6, 2016, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM.

Mary A. Olsen

October 2, 2016

In accordance with her wishes Mary’s body has been cremated and a memorial service will be held on October 29, 2016 with time and location to be announced.

Mary Jane Schau

October 1, 2016

A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 9:30 am until the time of a Memorial Mass at 12:00 PM at Our Mother of Perpetual Help - St. James Campus, 241 Pearson, Ferndale, MI 48237.

Robert Torok

October 1, 2016

In accordance with his wishes cremation will take place and no services will be held.

Rita Acosta

September 26, 2016

A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 30, 2016 at 1:00 PM at Bethel Baptist Church, 5701 Mt. Olivet Rd., Kalamazoo, MI 49004; Pastor Dana Arledge officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park – North.

Betty Molenaar

September 22, 2016

A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Sunday, September 25, 2016, from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. A funeral service will be held on Monday, September 26, 2016, at Milwood Community Church, 3306 Lovers Ln., Portage, MI 49001, beginning at 11:00 AM, w

Betty J. Puckett

September 22, 2016

Betty will be interred next to her husband Wally at the Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan. A private memorial will be held at a later date.

Alan P. Stratton

September 22, 2016

A memorial visitation will be held at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 3:00 to 5:00 PM.

Joseph A. Shephard

September 21, 2016

A time of visitation will be held on Friday, September 30, 2016 at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 PM.

Jacqueline F. Thomas

September 20, 2016

In accordance with her wishes cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be announced at a later date.

Donna J. Underwood

September 16, 2016

In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and a service celebrating her life will be held at a later date.