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Brenda Stephenson

December 17, 1971 - September 25, 2020

A service to commemorate Brenda’s life will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. at 12th Street Baptist Church, 3911 S. 12th Street, Kalamazoo. Memorial contributions may be made to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, c/o the funeral home.

Age 48, passed away on Friday afternoon September 25, 2020. Brenda was born in Kalamazoo, on December 17, 1971, the daughter of Ernest and Flora Mae (Holliday) Hamilton. Brenda was an avid reader. She loved pizza and anything sweet. She enjoyed listening to 80’s rock and heavy metal. Brenda will be remembered as being a loving sister and aunt. She was dedicated to her children and grandchildren who she loved more than anything. Brenda is survived by her children, Danielle (Billy Simpson) Koole of Burton, Dana Koole of Gennessee and Sage (Adeila Richards) Stephenson of Kalamazoo; grandchildren, Aubree and Jaxson; father, Ernest (Sue) Hamilton of Galesburg; sister, Tammy Dugan of Portage; Sandra (Sam) Mancino of Kalamazoo; Garret Keckler. She was preceded in death by her mother.