Mollie L. Riker passed away on Sunday, October 4, 2015 at Briarwood Assisted Living in Allegan.
She was born on November 18, 1932 in Allegan, the daughter of Maxwell and Bernice (Richardson) Morris. She had lived in the area and had worked at Kal-Equip and had been active with the Moose Lodge. On August 18, 1973 she married Russell M. Riker and shortly ... Read complete obituary here
James passed away Sunday, October 4, 2015 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.
He was born on November 30, 1949 in Los Angeles, CA to Alfred and Bertha (Leon) Martin. Jim served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. For over 18 years he had worked for Parker Hannifin HSD, most recently as a painter. In his spare time he enjoyed bowling, ... Read complete obituary here
Ruth passed away Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at her home in Shelbyville.
She was born September 28, 1936 in Dorr Township to Charles and Effie Stankey. For over 25 years Ruth was head cook for Plainwell Public Schools until her retirement in 1993. In her spare time she enjoyed gardening, cooking and most of all spending time with her family. She was ... Read complete obituary here
Jerry Bowen Sr. passed away Monday, September 28, 2015 at his home in Otsego. He was born September 10, 1949 in Holland, MI to Clinton and Darlene (Emmons) Bowen. Jerry had worked in his younger years in the onion fields in the area and on a pickle farm and for over 13 years he had worked at Allegan Tubular. In his leisure time he enjoyed hunting, ... Read complete obituary here
Jean passed away Saturday, September 26, 2015 at Rose Arbor Hospice in Kalamazoo.
She was born August 26, 1932 in Otsego the daughter of Elmer and Cleora (Frost) Brenner. Jean was a 1950 Otsego High School graduate. For 30 years she was a bookkeeper for Wykstra Oil and in her spare time was a volunteer at the Martin Resource Center. Jean enjoyed making ... Read complete obituary here
Johanna passed away Saturday, September 12, 2015 at her home in Alamo Township with her daughter by her side.
She was the last of seven children born to Reinard and Lucille (Kuiper) Dekker on January 22, 1920 in Grundy Center, Iowa. Johanna was a 1937 graduate of Old Central High School and had worked at Allen Electric during WWII. In 1941 she married ... Read complete obituary here
Shirley passed away Sunday, September 6, 2015 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo.
She was born on March 27, 1938 in Plainwell, MI to Morris and Audrey (Edson) Stoughton. She married Thomas Campbell on December 17, 1955. Shirley was a 1956 graduate of Otsego High School. As a young lady she loved singing and having friends over for music and dancing. ... Read complete obituary here
Wanita passed away Saturday, September 5, 2015 at the Wings Home in Allegan.
She was born October 25, 1934 in Kalamazoo Township the daughter of Myron and Ruby (Baker) Alexander. For many years she was a nurse at the Kalamazoo State Hospital. Wanita enjoyed growing flowers and traveling across the US to visit her sister. She was a member of the Plainwell ... Read complete obituary here
Mary Kathleen “Kathie” passed away Thursday, September 4, 2015 at Saint Mary’s Hospital in Grand Rapids.
She was born April 7, 1949 in Allegan the daughter of John and Matilda (Wesaw) Shagonaby. Kathie had been a student at WMU and had also been a home health care worker for many years. She was a member of the Gun Lake Tribe of Potawatomi Indians. ... Read complete obituary here
Corrine Anderson of Kalamazoo passed away Thursday, September 3, 2015 in Plainwell.
Corrine was born December 17, 1936 in Williams Crossing, MI to Clyde and Alma (Beauchamp) Rock. She received her diploma in 1986 and had worked at the Otsego District Public Library for about 10 years; Kal-Equip/Mitech for about 5 years in the 1970’s and 80’s and ... Read complete obituary here