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“Marla was a lighthouse in a dark storm for me during difficult times in my life. I was blessed to have worked with her for 12 years at Milwood...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Catherine McAllister - Kalamazoo, MI

“Mrs. Ferguson was a huge part of my life she was my gym teacher from kindergarten to 5th grade she told me she loved to watch us grow up and see all...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Karyss Hodson - Kalamazoo, MI

“Mrs. Ferguson was a gym teacher to me and was a wonderful woman to have known. Always lent a ear to listen and gave words of encouragement when...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Michelle (Martin), Dylan and Kyle Ashbaugh - MI

“Ms Ferguson was my gym teacher for the 4th grade to 5th grade I can't believe this she was a wonderful teacher rest in peace ms Ferguson you will...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Rosheena Williams - Kalamazoo, MI

“Marla, I was privileged to have worked with you and watched you perform your magic with your students. Such a great teacher you were! You will be...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Joyce Armstrong - Kalamazoo, MI

“When my husband lost his fight with cancer even going through what you were, you sought me out to give me comfort.You will be loved and missed daily. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Colleen Key - Kalamazoo, MI

“We were so sorry to hear of this. The kids always spoke so highly of Ms. Ferguson. Jesse & Jennifer PalmerBrontë & Emerson ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Jesse Palmer - Kalamazoo, MI

“Marla was my mentor teacher at Milwood Elementary. She was so supportive of me and my condition after my accident and made sure that I was able to...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Jessie Burton - Flint, MI

“I knew Ms. Marla she was an amazing woman she help me with my girls when I was battle cancer as well she was aspiration in our life when we live in...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Sophia McGadney - Mobile, AL

“You will be missed.&Milwood will never be the same.You were the best gym teacher ever.!&A truly strong woman. A remarkable Teacher, Mentor, ...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Alexis Slocum - Kalamazoo, MI

“She was the best gym teacher i knew never gave up on me with me having ashma n all... Love being n her gym class.. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Shatia Wright - Kalamasoo, MI

“I was privileged to work on staff at Milwood with you. Always jolly, always an upbeat personality, always the first one to speak. What a wonderful...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Ashleigh Abbott - Atlanta, GA

“She was the best gym teacher in the world. Milwood will not ever be the same. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Kinsey and Maija Skjold

“You were the strongest person I knew. My children and I loved you so much. You had the biggest heart ever. You took the time to get to get to know...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Shona Espinoza - Kalamazoo, MI

“You will be missed my dear friend! Love you, Melinda ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

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Marla was born on February 4, 1955 and passed away on Sunday, November 20, 2016.

Marla was a resident of Kalamazoo, Michigan at the time of her passing.

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Kalamazoo, MI, US, 49007
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Kalamazoo, MI, US, 49007
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Kalamazoo Animal Rescue
PO Box 3295, Kalamazoo, MI 49003
(269) 226-8570

Milwood Elementary School - Marla Ferguson Buddy Bench Memorial Fund
3400 Lovers Ln, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(269) 337-0660.