Bart Servis

Bart Servis

Kenneth B. ‘Bart’ Servis of Otsego passed away Saturday, November 22, 2014 in Plainwell. Mr. Servis was born February 26, 1934 in Chicago to loving parents. Following his graduation from Otsego High School he joined the U.S. Army and honorably served in the Korean Conflict. Upon his separation from the Army he began working at the MacSimBar Paper Co. where he continued working until his retirement, due to health issues, from RockTenn. He was a member of the Otsego Moose Lodge #345 and a life member of V.F.W. Post #3030. In his leisure time he loved to fish, garden and spend time ourdoors.

Bart was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Servis; his parents; and his siblings. Surviving are his companion of 18 years, Sue Griffith; his step-daughter, Robin Keyzer of Allegan; and his step-grandson, Kevin Keyzer.

According to his wishes cremation has taken place and burial of his ashes will be at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego.

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  1. Mary Ellen Riggs says:

    I’m sorry to hear about Bart.
    I remember him very well from Mead/Rock Tenn A nice guy.
    Mary Ellen Riggs
    Personnel Clerk

  2. jerry haight says:

    I have never known a kinder man than Bart. I have many many great memories of the times we shared he will be greatly missed

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