Kevin Abbotts Landmesser of Plainwell, MI passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008, at his home. Kevin was born October 3, 1950 in Morgantown, West Virginia, the son of Doris Abbotts-Bowman. Kevin’s family was very important to him and he also loved animals. He graduated from OtsegoHigh School where he had been a wrestler and played football. Kevin was an avid fisherman and hunter and enjoyed teaching others about both sports, and he also shared his vast knowledge of construction, masonry, flatwork and a variety of other skilled trades with many people. He was a very talented man. He is survived by his children, Shelly Landmesser, DVM, and her fiance’ Ingemar Cannistraci, of Cambridge, NY, Ginny (Marty) Hughes of Plainwell and Kevin S. Landmesser of Charlotte, NC; his grandchildren, Lindsey, Justin and Merry; 3 sisters and 1 brother, Lynn, Beth, Debbie and Jim and their families. He was preceded in death by his mother. Friends may meet with the family Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Winkel Funeral Home where services will be held Thursday at 11:00 AM. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Kalamazoo.