Obituaries

Mary Ann Horton

Mary Ann Horton

Mary passed away Friday, April 24, 2015 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. She was born December 9, 1931 in Alamo Township to Jesse and Anne (Veldt) McBride. Mary enjoyed cooking, camping and watching the freighters on the lakes. She was skilled at knitting and crocheting. In February of 1950 she married Charles Horton who passed away in 1997. Surviving ...   Read complete obituary here  

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Barbara A. Knowlton

Barbara A. Knowlton

Barbara Ann Knowlton age 70 went to be with her Lord, March 27, 2015. She was born May 21, 1944 in Plainwell, Michigan to David R. and Mary E. (Sage) Knowlton. The great joy of her life was her family and friends. Surviving are her brother, David W. (Susan) Knowlton of Bridgman, MI; 3 nephews, Jeffrey (Amy) Knowlton of Bridgman, Brian (Patty) Knowlton ...   Read complete obituary here  

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Shirley J. Bowe

Shirley J. Bowe

Shirley passed away Wednesday, April, 15, 2015 at Alamo Nursing Home. She was born June 27, 1935 in South Bend, IN the daughter of Alfred and Evelyn Wojciechowski. For many years Shirley taught piano and singing lessons and was a vocalist at many community musicals. She attended and enjoyed singing at the Assembly of God Church in Plainwell. Shirley ...   Read complete obituary here  

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DuWayne A. Warner

DuWayne A. Warner

DuWayne passed away Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Tendercare of Westwood in Kalamazoo. He was born November 13, 1946 in Plainwell, the son of Dorsey and Winonna (Pratt) Warner. DuWayne served his country in the US Army and had worked at GM. He enjoyed making jewelry using gemstones and rocks, hunting, fishing, camping, being outside and had spent many ...   Read complete obituary here  

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Archie Smith

Archie Smith

Archie G. Smith of Plainwell, Michigan, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2015 in Kalamazoo. Archie was born November 26, 1940 in Otsego Township to George and Mildred (Stratton) Smith. A 1960 graduate of Plainwell High School he was employed for 40 years with James River. In his leisure time he enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing, cooking, yard work, gardening ...   Read complete obituary here  

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Robert Wood

Robert Wood

Robert L. Wood of Otsego, Michigan, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at Wings Home in Allegan. Mr. Wood was born September 11, 1927 in Otsego Township to Fred and Alice (Root) Wood and was a lifelong resident of the area. Bob was a Navy veteran of WWII and a life member of V.F.W. Post #3030. For many years he was employed with LSI Kala as a five color ...   Read complete obituary here  

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Thomas A. Lutes

Thomas A. Lutes

Thomas A. Lutes ago 53 of Otsego passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 in Allegan. He was born March 12, 1962 in Plainwell, the son of Ernest and Betty (Foote) Lutes. Tom was a 1980 Otsego High School graduate. After high school Tom worked at Menasha for 24 ½ years as a senior bulldozer operator until they closed. He was currently employed at Perrigo ...   Read complete obituary here  

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JoAnn Rush

JoAnn Rush

JoAnn passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015 at the Life Care Center in Plainwell. She was born December 15, 1933 in Ferndale, MI, the daughter of Neal and Mary (Landrie) Laur. JoAnn was raised in Cheboygan, MI and later moved to Port Huron where she met and married Francis “Frank” Rush on July 4, 1958. JoAnn had taught in a one room school house and ...   Read complete obituary here  

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Patricia A. Davis

Patricia A. Davis

Patricia A. Davis age 69 of Allegan, passed away, Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo. She was born April 9, 1945 in Plainwell the daughter of Vickie Town. Pat enjoyed fishing, camping, being outside, working in her flower gardens, cleaning her house and playing cards. She loved animals especially her dogs. On January 17, 1970 ...   Read complete obituary here  

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Rebecca E. Boone

Rebecca E. Boone

Rebecca passed away Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. She was born September 22, 1955 in Plainwell, MI the daughter of Clyde and Helen (Shook) Staley. Becky was a 1974 graduate of Otsego High School, attended Pensacola Jr. College and graduated from Phoenix Business College. She worked for 13 years for Dr. Pace in Lillian, ...   Read complete obituary here  

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