Edward H. Smith Jr.

November 14, 2016

Cremation will take place and a memorial service will be announced at a later date. Interment will be at Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park.

Georgia F. Newman

November 10, 2016

In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and private family services will be held at a later date.

Dorothy M. Bisig

November 10, 2016

Cremation will take place. Dorothy’s husband John was a veteran of WWII and because of his service they will be laid to rest together at Ft. Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan.

Anna Tuinier

November 10, 2016

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Covenant United Reformed Church, 3724 Lovers Ln., Kalamazoo, MI 49001. Private interment will be at Ft. Custer National Cemetery.

Marvin Overloop

November 9, 2016

A funeral service for Marvin will take place at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Thom Davenport officiating. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo. A time of visitation will be held at th

Lois Miles

November 7, 2016

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2016, beginning at 11:00 AM at First United Methodist Church, 212 Park St., Kalamazoo, MI 49007, with Rev. Steve Charnley officiating. A visitation will take place at the

Virginia LoBretto-Leins

November 5, 2016

As per her wishes a private service will be held at a later date.

Stella E. Geary

November 4, 2016

A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Monday, November 7, 2016, from 6:00 to 7:00 PM. A graveside service will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, beginning at 3:00 PM, with Pastor Paul Nuechterlein officiating.

Roy G. Sperry

November 2, 2016

A celebration of his life will be held at the Portage-Brady Masonic Lodge #340, 4371 W. U Ave., Schoolcraft, MI 49087, on Saturday, November 12, 2016 beginning at 11:00 AM. A committal service with military honors will take place at Ft. Custer Nation

Dale J. Dickman

November 2, 2016

A memorial celebration will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2016, at the Portage VFW Post 5855, 8845 S. Sprinkle Rd. Portage, MI 49002, from 2:00 to 8:00 PM. Military honors will be rendered on site at 3:00 PM.

Stephanie Menck

November 2, 2016

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2016, beginning at 11:00AM at the Oshtemo United Methodist Church, 6574 Stadium Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49009, with Rev. John W. Fisher officiating. A memorial visitation will take place at the chur

Jeanette L. Wyatt

November 1, 2016

A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 4, 2016, at Heritage Christian Reformed Church, 2857 S. 11th St. Kalamazoo, MI 49009, beginning at 3:00 PM.

Sherry A. Vigen

November 1, 2016

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

Marian C. Ladd

October 29, 2016

A luncheon to celebrate her life will be announced at a later date.

Ronald A. Thomasma

October 28, 2016

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 12:00 PM at Milwood Community Church, 3306 Lovers Ln., Kalamazoo, MI 49001; Pastor Brian Seifert officiating. A time of visitation will take place at the church on the same day from 10:00

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