Obituaries Archive

Zana B. Nichols

February 3, 2022

In accordance with her wish a family graveside service will be held in the spring. Memorial contributions may be made to the Comstock Church of Christ, c/o the funeral home....
3 Messages

James D. Newton

February 2, 2022

A celebration of Jim’s life will take place in the spring.    Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, c/o the funeral home....
4 Messages

Christopher L. Bommer

February 1, 2022

A service to commemorate Chris’s life will be held on Monday, February 14, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1112 N. Drake Rd., Kalamazoo. In Chris’s honor please wear Michigan State attire. Memorial contribu...

Mary E. Keeler

February 1, 2022

A service in witness to Mary’s life and faith will be held at Pathfinder Church, 8740 S. Westnedge, Portage. Memorial contributions may be made to Multiple Sclerosis, American Diabetes Association, Chef Therapeutic Riding Center or Western School o...
2 Messages

Rachel Marie Thomas

January 31, 2022

A service to celebrate her life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions in Rachel’s memory may be given to 4 Paws for Ability (https://www.4pawsforability.org/)....
6 Messages

David W. Dickens

January 30, 2022

No services are being planned at this time. Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, in c/o the funeral home....

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Ivars Grivins

January 28, 2022

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 2, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo. Friends may call on the family on Tuesday evening, February 1, 2022, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the fune...

Dawn C. Wexler

January 26, 2022

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Brian E. Knapp

January 26, 2022

No services are being planned at this time.  Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.  ...
9 Messages

Terry L. Callen

January 25, 2022

In accordance with his wish, cremation will take place and a celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation....
5 Messages

Doris M. Drenth

January 24, 2022

A service in witness to Doris’ life and faith will be held on Friday, February 4, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. noon at Westwood Christian Reformed Church, 620 Northampton Rd., Kalamazoo. Friends may call on the family on Thursday evening, February 3, 2022, ...
1 Message

Frances E. Bowen

January 23, 2022

In accordance with her wish cremation will take place and private family services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kindelberger Festival Fund (kindelbergerarts.org) or Centrica-Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan c/o the funeral...

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Terry L. Payne

January 23, 2022

In accordance with his wish cremation has taken place and he will be laid to rest at Ft. Custer National Cemetery on February 18, 2022, at 1:00 PM; please arrive in the assembly parking drive at 12:45 PM. A reception will follow at First Congregation...
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Dorothy J. Ashley

January 20, 2022

The family is planning a private memorial event. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kellogg Bird Sanctuary, Kalamazoo Humane Society or the charity of one’s choice.  ...

Mark D. Cook

January 20, 2022

Services will be held at St. Thomas More Church, 421 Monroe Street in Kalamazoo at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 5, 2022. Fr. Paul Redmond will preside at the Mass of Christian Burial. Donations can be made in Mark’s name to Little Brothers - Fri...

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Howard "Skip" Harder Jr.

January 19, 2022

A memorial service will be held in the spring.  Skip will be laid to rest with full military honors at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice c/o the funeral home....
3 Messages

Ruby E. Shupe

January 18, 2022

A funeral service will be held at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Friday, January 28, 2021 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Ray Brandon officiating. A time of visitation will take place one hour prior to the service, beginning at 12:00 PM. The family kin...
3 Messages

Anthony J. Pedrolini

January 17, 2022

A funeral service will be held at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home on Monday, January 24, 2022 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Roger Ulman officiating. A time of visitation will take place one hour prior to the service, beginning at 12:00 PM. Interment will...

Mary K. Turner

January 16, 2022

No services are being planned at this time.  Memorial contributions may be made to St., Andrew Community Church, c/o the funeral home....

Thomas L. Adams

January 15, 2022

The family is planning a Celebration of Tom’s Life to be held in the spring. Memorial contributions may be made to Centrica Care Navigators Music Therapy, c/o the funeral home....
3 Messages

Mary C. Kornoelje

January 15, 2022

A memorial gathering in witness to Mary’s life and faith will be held Thursday, January 27, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at Hope Reformed Church. 910 Jenks Blvd., Kalamazoo, with her former pastor, The Rev. Kent Frens presiding.  Private interment will prec...

Charolette A. Judd

January 15, 2022

A celebration of Charolette’s life will take place at the Kalamazoo Eagles Lodge #526, 1332 Brach St., Kalamazoo, MI 49001, on Saturday, January 29, 2022 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or...

Marjorie J. Gideon

January 15, 2022

Marjorie age 94 was residing at Alamo Nursing Home when she quietly when home to be with her Lord on January 15, 2022, surrounded by loved ones. She was privately laid to rest next to her late husband Leslie in East Cooper Cemetery. Memorial contribu...
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Alberta 'Bobbie' DeGraaf

January 15, 2022

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Carol Patterson

January 14, 2022

A service in witness to Carol’s life and faith will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 29, 2022, at Joldersma & Klein Funeral Home, 917 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo. Friends may call on the family one hour prior to the service beginning at ...