Lois Maxine Newton age 92 passed away Monday, October 24, 2016 at Alamo Nursing Home.
She was born October 26, 1923 in Allegan the daughter of Thomas and Helen (McKee) Mellon. Lois was a lifelong resident of the area and had worked at Kal-Equip for many years. She enjoyed gardening, fishing, camping and doing arts and crafts. On October 19, 1941 she ... Read complete obituary here
Linda passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at Ely Manor in Allegan.
She was born May 16, 1939 in Allegan the daughter of Walter and Florence (Julien) Reed. Linda enjoyed playing the piano and loved spending time with her family.
Surviving are her son, Russell (Christy) Clock of Kalamazoo; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; siblings, Glenda Staley ... Read complete obituary here
Ralph passed away Saturday, October 15, 2016 in Kalamazoo.
He was born July 10, 1951 in Allegan the son of Ralph and Leona (West) Sayles. He enjoyed going to church, fishing and working on small engines. Ralph loved spending time with his family, friends and his dogs.
Surviving are his siblings, Donna Fletcher and Leroy Sayles both of Allegan along ... Read complete obituary here
Barbara Vickery of Kalamazoo, MI passed away Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at her home in Kalamazoo. She was born February 6, 1950 in Kalamazoo the daughter of Robert and Edna (Robuck) Jacobs. Barb had worked at the Olympia Truck Stop in Plainwell and continued there when the business moved to Otsego. Later Barb became a CNA and for 14 years had worked ... Read complete obituary here
Edward passed away Sunday, October 2, 2016 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.
He was born July 11, 1925 in Allegan the son of John and Nora (Maher) Guider. After graduating from Hopkins High School, Ed served his country in the US Air Force as a pilot during WWII, the Korean War and Vietnam and retired with the rank of Colonel. After WW II, he ... Read complete obituary here
Betty passed away Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at her home in Kalamazoo.
She was born March 9, 1933 in Marshall to Mr.& Mrs. West. Betty had worked for Gibson Guitar for 18 years and for GM for 15 years. In her spare time she enjoyed working in her flower gardens, watching the hummingbirds and shopping. Betty enjoyed staying busy and was always working ... Read complete obituary here
Billy passed away September 28, 2016 surrounded by his family at his home in Plainwell.
He was born May 11, 1935 in Franklin County, Alabama the son of Austin and Irene (Thomas) Swinney. Billy had worked at Coopers Foundry, Essex and had retired in 2000 from Hammond Machinery and Roto Finish. After his retirement he enjoyed doing masonry work especially ... Read complete obituary here
Betty passed away Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at Meadow Woods Nursing Home in Bloomindale.
She was born January 1, 1923 in Valparaiso, Indiana the daughter of Charles and Mabel (Catherman) Burroughs. Betty graduated from Otsego High School in 1941. Later that same year on August 10 in Allegan she married Lester Phillips. Betty had worked for the Allegan ... Read complete obituary here
Helen I. Bloom of Otsego, MI passed away Friday, September 23, 2016 in Kalamazoo. She was born September 25, 1929 in Pearl, MI the daughter of Joseph and Goldie (Herring) Larsen. Helen enjoyed following NASCAR, knitting and cats. Most of all Helen loved her family especially her grandchildren. On November 15, 1946 in Fennville she married Albert Bloom ... Read complete obituary here
Stephan ‘Steve’ Makarewich of Otsego, MI passed away Thursday, September 22, 2016 at Bronson Hospital. He was born July 1, 1948 in Hammond, IN the son of Stephen and Emma (Paloney) Makarewich. On February 11, 1984 in Hammond, IN he married Karen Call who survives. He had worked as a truck driver for Kelly Dewatering for 17 years retiring several ... Read complete obituary here