Joseph R. ‘Bob’ McKibbin

May 1, 2011

Joseph R. ‘Bob’ McKibbin

Joseph R. ‘Bob’McKIBBIN of Plainwell, (formerly of Otsego), passed away Saturday, April 30, 2011 at his home. He was born March 14, 1947 in Vicksburg, the son of John and Nova (Brimmer) McKibbin.

Bob was a veteran of the Vietnam War, serving in the Navy. For over 17 years, he was employed with the Otsego Public Schools.

Bob loved being with his grandchildren and his family, always joking around. He enjoyed Wii bowling at the apartment complex and watching Westerns.

On April 28, 1978 in Florida, he married Nancy Bagley, who survives. Also surviving are 2 sons, Joe (Sandra) McKibbin of Plainwell, Scott (Reanda) McKibbin of Frankfort, IN; 4 grandchildren, Johnathon, Hailie, Emily and Ethan; a brother, Dick McKibbin of Tennessee; a sister, Viola Fish of Bangor; several nieces and nephews, including a very special nephew, Trevor; and his dog Zelda.

 Preceding him in death were his parents and 2 sisters, Grace Jordan and Margaret Bagley.

Friends may meet with his family Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, where services will be held at 12:00 noon Wednesday, Pastor David Alderman officiating. Interment with military honors will be at Fort Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Heart Center for Excellence. Messages of condolence may be left at WinkelFuneralHome.com

Robert “”Bob”” Henry, Sr.

January 9, 2011

Robert “”Bob”” Henry, Sr.

of Alamo Township
Birthplace: Martin, Michigan

April 16, 1926 -- January 9, 2011

Visitation:
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 from 4 to 6 PM
Winkel Funeral Home (directions)
207 E. Allegan St.
P.O. Box 165
Otsego, MI 49078
Ph: (269) 692-2721

Services:
Time: January 13, 2011 at 11:00 AM
Winkel Funeral Home (directions)
207 E. Allegan St.
P.O. Box 165
Otsego, MI 49078
Ph: (269) 692-2721

Robert L. “Bob” Henry, Sr. of Alamo, Michigan (formerly of Allegan) passed away Sunday, January 9, 2011 in Alamo. Mr. Henry was born April 16, 1926 in Martin to Samuel and Stella (Young) Henry and had been a lifelong resident of the area. During WWII he served nearly four years with the U.S. Navy and an additional four years in the Navy Reserves. For 23 years Bob was employed with Valley Metal building windows and then was a mechanic at Boylan Leasing for 17 years, retiring in 1988. Bob had a strong work ethic which he instilled into his children. A former pilot, he enjoyed collecting model planes and loved to repair electronics. Bob had attended the Watson Bible Church and later the Oak Grove Bible Church. On November 23, 1946 in Hopkins he was married to Lorraine Simpson, who survives. Also surviving are five children, Robert (Kelly) Henry, Jr. of Allegan, Patricia D’Amore of Pine Lake, Kay Hatten of Allegan, Gary (Barb) Henry of Gobles and Diane (Denny) Talsma of Allegan; 12 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Maxine Arehart of Plainwell; a brother, LaVerne “Ben”(Evelyn) Henry of Zeeland; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by siblings, Stewart Henry, Wayne Henry, Janette VanDine, Dorothy Doxey and Hollis Henry; and two grandchildren, Tony and Lisa. Friends may meet with Bob’s family from 4 to 6 P.M. Wednesday at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, where Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, with Pastor Ray Brown officiating. Military Honors will be conducted by V.F.W. Post #3030. Burial will take place at Miner Cemetery at a later time. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Bob may be made to The Michigan Parkinson Foundation.

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