Robert C. Higgs, 91, of Plainwell died peacefully Wednesday night, March 5, 2014 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.
Bob was born November 5, 1922, in Benton Harbor, the son of Edward W. “Ted” and Leona M. (Maynard) Higgs. He graduated from Plainwell High School in 1941 and married his high school sweetheart, Ruth Mary Walker, on May 9, 1943 ... Read complete obituary here
Judith Ann Howrigon-Peckens of Otsego, Michigan, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Tendercare of Kalamazoo. She was born October 19, 1940 in Galien, MI to Gerald and Esther (Truhn) Noggle. For many years she had been employed as an LPN at Life Care Center of Plainwell. In her leisure time she especially enjoyed cooking and baking.
Surviving are ... Read complete obituary here
Mrs. Reba E. Braswell of Plainwell, Michigan, passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014 in Kalamazoo.
Reba was born June 30, 1932 in Otsego, the daughter of James W. and Geneva M. (McClain) Clark. She was a 1950 graduate of Otsego High School and attended the Moody Bible Institute for 2½ years. Reba was a medical transcriptionist and worked several years ... Read complete obituary here
Stanley Willcutt of Martin passed away Monday, February 24, 2014 at Wings Home in Allegan, MI.
Stanley was born June 26, 1938 to Carl and Doris (Boyer) Willcutt in Hastings, MI. He was a truck driver for a livestock transportation company for many years, he also worked in a factory for several years in Cincinnati before returning to the area. Stanley ... Read complete obituary here
Edward Thar of Plainwell passed away Saturday, February 22, 2014 in Battle Creek.
Mr. Thar was born September 1, 1936 in Benton Harbor to John and Enola Thar. Ed served his country in the Air Force and enjoyed fishing and hunting. On September 23, 1995 he married Sandra Lawson who survives.
Also surviving are his children, Robin (Sherman) Brown of IN, ... Read complete obituary here
William H. Henderson age 88 formerly of Otsego passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 in El Paso, Texas.
Mr. Henderson was born July 29, 1925 to Harvey and Lillian (Krueger) Henderson in Otsego. He was a graduate of Otsego High School and for over 30 years was a lineman for Consumers Power until his retirement in 1980. He served his country in the ... Read complete obituary here
Gilda ‘Jill’ Campbell age 91 of Otsego passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at her home.
Mrs. Campbell was born July 21, 1922 in Philadelphia, PA to Joseph and Antoinette (Christiand) Berardi. Jill met Fred Campbell when her brother Tony brought him home on a two day leave and they were married April 24, 1946.
Jill worked ... Read complete obituary here
Colleen L. Thaxton (nee Severy), of Otsego, Michigan, passed away Wednesday morning, February 19, 2014, at her home in Otsego with her husband of 65 years, Ronald L. Thaxton, at her side.
Colleen, only child of Luther and Ada Severy, was born on November 14th, 1929 and lived her entire life in Otsego. She married Ronald, her High School sweetheart ... Read complete obituary here
Bonita C. Knight passed away Saturday, February 15, 2014, at her home in Kalamazoo.
Mrs. Knight was born February 4, 1926 in Fort Wayne, Indiana the daughter of Chauncey and Ruby (Dinius) Tucker. She was an accomplished artist and pianist, but above all she was devoted to the Lord.
On February 28, 1947 in Bluffton, Indiana she married Blain ... Read complete obituary here
Darrel J. Allen age 75 of Otsego, got his promotion to glory on Sunday, February 16, 2014, at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. Darrel was born July 25, 1938 in Marenisco, MI to Clarence and Grace (Cox) Allen and had been a lifelong resident of this area.
He was employed as a DNR officer with the State of Michigan for 30 years until his retirement. ... Read complete obituary here