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  • Beverly Lou Banks Obituary Photo
    Beverly Lou Banks, 91 Kalamazoo, Michigan

    August 21, 1926 - June 23, 2018

    Beverly Lou Banks, age 91, of Kalamazoo and formerly of Marshall, passed away Saturday morning, June 23, 2018 at the Kairos Dwelling in Kalamazoo. She was born in Battle Creek on August 21, 1926, the daughter of Damon...


  • Ricky Alan "Rick" Henderson Obituary Photo
    Ricky Alan "Rick" Henderson, 56 Battle Creek, Michigan

    February 20, 1962 - June 19, 2018

    It is with great sadness that the family of Ricky Alan "Rick" Henderson announces his passing after bravely battling cancer for two years, on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at the age of 56 years. Rick will be lovingly...


  • Leatrice  J. "Tootie" (Warren) Johnson Obituary Photo
    Leatrice J. "Tootie" (Warren) Johnson, 83 Battle Creek, Michigan

    June 13, 1935 - June 18, 2018

    Leatrice J. "Tootie" (Warren) Johnson, 83 of Battle Creek died peacefully on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Calhoun County Medical Care Facility. She was born June 13, 1935 in Detroit, Michigan. As a child, she moved with...


  • Joseph  R.  Sessions  Obituary Photo
    Joseph R. Sessions , 82 Battle Creek, Michigan

    February 21, 1936 - June 16, 2018

    Joseph Roy Sessions, 82, of Battle Creek, died peacefully at his home, surrounded by his wife and children on June 16, 2018. Joe was born on February 21, 1936, to Colin and Dorothy (James) Sessions. He was preceded in...


  • Marjorie Ann Goins Obituary Photo
    Marjorie Ann Goins, 80 Battle Creek, Michigan

    August 29, 1937 - June 14, 2018

    Marjorie Ann Goins, age 80, of Battle Creek passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Thursday evening, June 14, 2018. She was born in Battle Creek on August 29, 1937, the daughter of Harold D. and Alma I. ...


  • Elaine T.  Walter Obituary Photo
    Elaine T. Walter, 82 Battle Creek, Michigan

    October 5, 1935 - June 11, 2018

    Elaine (Tomchak) Walter, age 82, of Battle Creek passed away Monday morning, June 11, 2018 at Bronson Battle Creek. She was born in Albion, Michigan on October 5, 1935, the daughter of Michael and Catherine Tomchak...


  • Helen C. Meyer Obituary Photo
    Helen C. Meyer Battle Creek, Michigan

    June 10, 2018

    Helen C. (Lyle) Meyer, former Ottawan, passed away June 10, 2018, in Battle Creek, Michigan. Helen was the daughter of now deceased Earl L. & Grace (Emrich) Lyle of Utica and Ottawa. She married William H. Meyer at the...


  • Donna Marie Halbert Obituary Photo
    Donna Marie Halbert, 71 Battle Creek, Michigan

    May 26, 1947 - June 10, 2018

    Donna Marie Halbert, age 71, of Battle Creek went Home to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday morning, June 10, 2018. She was born in Bristow, Oklahoma on May 26, 1947, and was the daughter of William R. and Pearl M. ...


  • Louella  McCowey Obituary Photo
    Louella McCowey, 81 Battery Creek, Michigan

    June 5, 1935 - Unknown

    Louella McCowey, 81, of Battle Creek passed away at her home on February 28, 2017. "Lou", as she was known to everyone and to her family "Tootsie" was born June 5, 1935 in Bendon, MI, the daughter of William and...


  • Thomas Martin "Tom" Ryan Obituary Photo
    Thomas Martin "Tom" Ryan, 87 Richland, Michigan

    June 18, 1930 - June 8, 2018

    Thomas Martin "Tom" Ryan of Richland, MI Tom, age 87, died Friday afternoon, June 8, 2018 at Borgess Gardens, Kalamazoo, MI. Tom was born to Leonard and...


  • Charles  Thomas  Obituary Photo
    Charles Thomas , 78 Galesburg, Michigan

    September 9, 1939 - June 8, 2018

    Charles "Chuck" Thomas, 78, of Galesburg, died Friday, June 8, 2018. Chuck was born September 9, 1939 in Battle Creek to Edwin and Francis (Johnson) Thomas. Chuck graduated from Battle Creek Central in 1957 and was an...


  • Craig  Matthew  Sitton  Obituary Photo
    Craig Matthew Sitton , 44 Battle Creek, Michigan

    June 29, 1973 - June 7, 2018

    Craig M. Sitton, 44, of Battle Creek, died June 7, 2018. Craig was born June 29, 1973 in Painesville, OH to William Lewis Sr. and Sharon (Miller) Sitton. He graduated high school and went on to be an electrician at...


  • Philip Wendell "Phil"  Slayton Obituary Photo
    Philip Wendell "Phil" Slayton, 77 Battle Creek, Michigan

    October 8, 1940 - June 7, 2018

    Philip Wendell "Phil" Slayton, 77 of Battle Creek died peacefully with family and close friends by his side, on Thursday, June 7, 2018, after a two-year battle with cancer. Phil was born October 8, 1940 in Battle...


  • Mary  "Margaret" (Chambers) Scott Obituary Photo
    Mary "Margaret" (Chambers) Scott, 93 Battle Creek, Michigan

    November 5, 1924 - Unknown

    Mary Margaret Scott, 93, of Battle Creek died peacefully with her family at her side on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at The Oaks at NorthPointe Woods. Margaret was born November 5, 1924 in Iron Mountain, Michigan to...


  • Marilynn  June (DeBoer) Loving Obituary Photo
    Marilynn June (DeBoer) Loving, 88 Battle Creek, Michigan

    June 22, 1929 - June 5, 2018

    Marilynn June (DeBoer) Loving, 88 of Battle Creek, Michigan died peacefully at Glenn Arbor Hospice Residence on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Marilynn had a debilitating stroke on May 24th and her health quickly deteriorated...


  • Joseph E. "Joe" Simmons Obituary Photo
    Joseph E. "Joe" Simmons, 43 Battle Creek, Michigan

    March 9, 1975 - June 4, 2018

    Joseph E. "Joe" Simmons, age 43, of Battle Creek, sadly passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. He was born in Chicago, Illinois on March 9, 1975, the son of Jeffrey R. and Gloria A. (Sapienza) Simmons. Joe graduated...


  • Herbert L. "Scott" Westcott, III Obituary Photo
    Herbert L. "Scott" Westcott, III, 58 Battle Creek, Michigan

    June 3, 1959 - June 1, 2018

    Herbert Lee Westcott III, of Battle Creek, MI, known by friends and family as "Scott," passed away June 1, 2018, just 2 days before his 59th birthday. He passed away surrounded by his loved ones, at Select Specialty...


  • Robert  Llewellyn, Sr.  Obituary Photo
    Robert Llewellyn, Sr. , 84 Battle Creek, Michigan

    May 25, 1934 - May 31, 2018

    Robert "Bob" Lewis Llewellyn was born on May 25th, 1934, in Sherwood, Michigan, to Gladys Mae Llewellyn (nee Larrabee), and Orville Llewellyn. He was 84 years old. He lived at Bedford Manor Apartments in Battle Creek....


  • Elizabeth A. "Liz" Hoffman Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth A. "Liz" Hoffman, 84 Battle Creek, Michigan

    April 2, 1934 - May 31, 2018

    Elizabeth A. "Liz" Hoffman, age 84, of Battle Creek passed away peacefully on Thursday morning, May 31, 2018 at the Glenn Arbor Hospice Residence. She was born in Battle Creek on April 2, 1934, the loving daughter of...


  • Nadine  R.  Gifford  Obituary Photo
    Nadine R. Gifford , 97 Battle Creek, Michigan

    February 2, 1921 - May 30, 2018

    Nadine R. Gifford, 97, of Battle Creek, passed away May 30, 2018 at Drew's Assisted Living in Coldwater. Nadine was born February 2, 1921 in Delhi, Iowa to Clifford and Elizabeth (Michels) Jackson. She graduated from...


  • John M. McCowey Obituary Photo
    John M. McCowey, 84 Battle Creek, Michigan

    August 18, 1933 - May 29, 2018

    John M. McCowey, 84 of Battle Creek passed away peacefully at his home on May 29, 2018 with his family at his side. He was born August 18,1933 in Whitley Bay, England, the son of Wilfred and Martha (Dodds) McCowey....


  • William D. "Bill" Ackley Obituary Photo
    William D. "Bill" Ackley, 81 Barryton, Michigan

    January 19, 1937 - May 29, 2018

    William D. "Bill" Ackley, 81, of Barryton, MI died May 29, 2018 at Spectrum Health Blodgett Hospital in Grand Rapids. Bill was born January 19, 1937 in Battle Creek, the son of Donald A. and Mabel E. (Shafer) Ackley....


  • Bill R. Carr Obituary Photo
    Bill R. Carr, 84 Battle Creek, Michigan

    September 20, 1933 - May 28, 2018

    Bill R. Carr, age 84, passed away at home on May 28, 2018, surrounded by his loving family, after a 2 ½ year battle with cancer. Bill was born on September 20, 1933 in Tishomingo, Mississippi, the son of Linton...


  • Mary  Gothard  Obituary Photo
    Mary Gothard , 87 Battle Creek, Michigan

    February 10, 1931 - May 27, 2018

    Mary F. Gothard, 87, of Battle Creek, died Sunday, May 27, 2018 at the Laurels of Galesburg. Mary was born February 10, 1931 in Dayton, TN to Earl and Lucille (Poole) Gothard. She was a member of the Salvation Army...


  • Matthew S. Pierce Obituary Photo
    Matthew S. Pierce, 55 Battle Creek, Michigan

    March 7, 1963 - May 26, 2018

    Matthew S. Pierce, age 55, of Battle Creek died Saturday, May 26, 2018. Matthew was born in Battle Creek on March 7, 1963, the son of Fred and Alice (Palmer) Pierce. Matthew is survived by his daughter, Grace Pierce...