Obituaries

    Eileen Mary Kealy, 91, of Kalamazoo, died peacefully,  June 13, 2017, at home, with her children at her side. Eileen was born in Maple Grove, MI, to William and Veronica (Schneider) Klein, the ninth of 11 children.     She grew up in a loving,...
    William Howard Henry, Jr., 89, of Kalamazoo, MI, peacefully passed away on June 20, 2017 in Kalamazoo.     Bill was born April 28, 1928 in Kalamazoo, the son of William Sr. and Henrietta (Van Haaften) Henry. On January 24, 1948, he married his...
    James Strate, 72, of Jenison, MI, died June 19, 2017, in Jenison. Jim was born Sept. 3, 1944, in Fremont, the son of A. Randall and Virginia (Faust) Strate.     He was a graduate of Western Michigan University, and  an avid sports en-thusiast...
    Mary L. Bunce, 82, of Portage, died June 20, 2017 at her home. She was born Feb. 6, 1935, in Marine City, the daughter of Arthur and Grace (Gill) Webster.     Mary was a teacher for over 30 years, and was an active member of St. Monica Church...
    PAW PAW - Diana Jayne (Hunt) Wells, 78, of Paw Paw,  passed away Saturday, June 17, 2017, surrounded by her family. Diana was born May 1, 1939, to Frederick and Herma Jane (Fraker) Hunt in Wauseon, OH.     She married Cloyd Dean Wells Dec. 27,...
    PAW PAW - Chris Pfeifle, 47, died Saturday June 17, 2017. He was born April 30, 1970, in Detroit, where he grew up and graduated from St. Clement High School in 1988.     He joined the United States  Army after high school and served in Des-ert...
Robert W. Crabb     Robert W. Crabb,  66, of Kalamazoo, died Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at Rose Arbor Hospice. He was born Feb. 1, 1951, in Grand Rapids, MI.     He graduated from Grand Rapids Central High School and Western Michigan University...
    Sister Geraldine Arnold, CSJ,  85, of Nazareth, MI, died June 7, 2017, in Algonac, MI. Arrangements by Betzler Life Story Funeral Homes, Kalamazoo.     Ernest L. Bock, 75, of Mattawan, died June 13, 2017. Arrangements by Betzler Life Story...
    Christin “Chrissie” Kay Kausrud, 26, of Kalamazoo, born in Kalamazoo, May 16, 1991, to Eric and Theresa (Sydlik) Kausrud, passed away June 5, 2017, in Milwaukee, WI, where she worked as an assistant horse trainer.     Chrissie was raised in...
    Naomi P. Beeching, 94, of Lawrence, passed away June 2, 2017. Arrangements by Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford.     Jackie Hippensteel, of Mattawan, passed away June 1, 2017, at Henry Ford Hospital. Cremation has taken place. A gathering will be...

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