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  • Ralph Marlin Sleeper Obituary Photo
    Ralph Marlin Sleeper, 80 Battle Creek, Michigan

    November 28, 1936 - November 21, 2017

    Ralph Marlin Sleeper, age 80, of Battle Creek sadly passed away Tuesday morning, November 21, 2017 at Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo. He was born in Albion, Michigan on November 28, 1936, the son of Wayne S. and...


  • Bonnie  May (Baldwing) Dowell Obituary Photo
    Bonnie May (Baldwing) Dowell, 84 Battle Creek, Michigan

    February 10, 1933 - November 19, 2017

    Bonnie M. (Baldwin) Dowell, 84 of Battle Creek died Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Bronson Battle Creek after a long illness. Bonnie was born February 10, 1933 in Battle Creek, Michigan the daughter of George and...


  • Joseph  Edward "Joe" Armstrong Obituary Photo
    Joseph Edward "Joe" Armstrong, 85 Battle Creek, Michigan

    April 14, 1932 - November 15, 2017

    Joseph Edward Armstrong, 85, of Battle Creek died at Heartland Health Care Center on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Joe was born April 14, 1932 in Battle Creek, Michigan the son of Joseph F. and Elia Etheldra (Steele...


  • Marie  Cretsinger Obituary Photo
    Marie Cretsinger, 77 Battle Creek, Michigan

    September 30, 1940 - November 9, 2017

    G. Marie Cretsinger, 77, of Battle Creek, died November 9, 2017. Marie was born September 30, 1940 in Battle Creek to Frederick and Mary (Yurisich) Beisheim. She graduated from high school and married Harold...


  • Helen Marie (Callahan-MN, Parker, Misner & Vernia) Misner Obituary Photo
    Helen Marie (Callahan-MN, Parker, Misner & Vernia) Misner, 81 Elizabethtown, KY and formerly of Battle Creek, Michigan

    July 9, 1936 - November 9, 2017

    Helen Marie (Callahan, Parker, Misner & Vernia) Misner of Elizabethtown, KY and formerly of Battle Creek, MI Helen, age 81, died Thursday morning, November 9, 2017 at her son, Max's residence...


  • Angela Christine  Enos Obituary Photo
    Angela Christine Enos, 50 Battle Creek, Michigan

    September 14, 1967 - November 8, 2017

    Angela Christine Enos, 50 of Battle Creek died surrounded by the love of her family at Bronson Battle Creek on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Angela was born September 14, 1967 in Battle Creek, Michigan the daughter...


  • Nancy  Jeannette (Ure) Day Obituary Photo
    Nancy Jeannette (Ure) Day, 77 Battle Creek, Michigan

    February 19, 1940 - November 8, 2017

    Nancy Jeannette (Ure) Day, 77, of Battle Creek died peacefully with her family at her side at Bronson Battle Creek on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Nancy was born February 19, 1940 in Benton Harbor, Michigan, the...


  • Barbara  Jean (Knoblock)  Gilmore Obituary Photo
    Barbara Jean (Knoblock) Gilmore, 87 Battle Creek, Michigan

    August 24, 1930 - November 8, 2017

    Barbara Jean (Knoblock) Gilmore, 87, of Battle Creek died peacefully with her family at her side on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Barb was born August 24, 1930 in Detroit, Michigan to Caryl and Reda (Simon) Knoblock. ...


  • James F. "Jim" LewAllen Obituary Photo
    James F. "Jim" LewAllen, 90 Battle Creek, Michigan

    July 12, 1927 - November 7, 2017

    James Frank "Jim" LewAllen, age 90, of Battle Creek went to be with his Lord & Savior on Tuesday evening, November 7, 2017. He was born July 12, 1927 in Jackson, Michigan to Charles Walter and Erma Onieta (James)...


  • Barbara L.  Bennett Obituary Photo
    Barbara L. Bennett, 90 Galesburg, Michigan

    February 17, 1927 - November 2, 2017

    Barbara Lucille Bennett, 90, died November 2, 2017 at Laurels of Galesburg. She was born February 17, 1927 the daughter of Harry and Peral (Remington) Cutler at home on Portage Rd. Kalamazoo. She was united in...


  • Ronald  Martin "Ron"  Smith Obituary Photo
    Ronald Martin "Ron" Smith, 68 Battle Creek, Michigan

    October 10, 1949 - October 30, 2017

    Ronald Martin "Ron" Smith, 68, of Battle Creek and retired President of United States Lumber Company, died at home with his family at his side on Monday, October 30, 2017, after a short, courageous battle with Sarcoma. ...


  • Christopher Allen Bennett Obituary Photo
    Christopher Allen Bennett, 47 Bedford, Michigan

    March 14, 1970 - October 30, 2017

    Christopher A. Bennett 47, died Sunday, October 29, 2017 at his home in Bedford. He was born March 14, 1970 the son of William "Bill" Galovich and Sue Ann Bennett. He was a graduate of Doris Klaussen Development Center...


  • William  L.  Drake Obituary Photo
    William L. Drake, 78 Wyoming, Michigan

    November 3, 1938 - October 29, 2017

    William L. Drake, 78, of Wyoming, and formerly of Battle Creek, died October 29, 2017. Bill was born November 3, 1938 in Battle Creek. He graduated high school and worked as a machinist for General Motors. Bill,...


  • Henry Lee "Hank" Uldriks Obituary Photo
    Henry Lee "Hank" Uldriks, 83 Battle Creek, Michigan

    November 5, 1933 - October 27, 2017

    Henry Lee "Hank" Uldriks, 83, of Battle Creek passed away peacefully at home on Friday, October 27, 2017. Henry was born in Battle Creek, Michigan on November 5, 1933 to Casper and Alice Elizabeth (Reynolds) Uldriks....


  • Dawn Ellen Heath Obituary Photo
    Dawn Ellen Heath, 68 Battle Creek, Michigan

    January 19, 1949 - October 26, 2017

    Dawn Ellen Heath, age 68, of Battle Creek passed away Thursday afternoon, October 26, 2017 at the Select Specialty Hospital, Battle Creek, surrounded by family and friends. She was born in Battle Creek on January 19,...


  • Dolores  T. (Myers) Powers Obituary Photo
    Dolores T. (Myers) Powers, 84 Plainwell, Michigan

    May 4, 1933 - October 26, 2017

    Dolores Teresa Powers, born in Battle Creek, Michigan May 4,1933 to Victor Henry Myers and Teresa Louise (Weimer) Myers was taken from this earth to a restful, peaceful place on October 26, 2017 after suffering thru a...


  • Maxine C. Brown Obituary Photo
    Maxine C. Brown, 91 Battle Creek, Michigan

    March 8, 1926 - October 25, 2017

    Maxine C. Brown, age 91, of Battle Creek passed away peacefully on Wednesday afternoon, October 25, 2017. She was born March 8, 1926, the loving daughter of Claude A. and Muriel R. (Wright) Brown. Maxine retired from...


  • Deborah  "Debbie" Haines Obituary Photo
    Deborah "Debbie" Haines, 66 Battle Creek, Michigan

    August 14, 1951 - October 22, 2017

    Deborah Kay "Debbie" Haines, 66, of Battle Creek, passed away October 22, 2017. Debbie was born August 14, 1951, the daughter of John Richard Haines and Dorothy Stillwell (Hinman) Haines. Debbie graduated from...


  • Dr. Russell G. "Russ" Mawby Obituary Photo
    Dr. Russell G. "Russ" Mawby, 89 Augusta, Michigan

    February 23, 1928 - October 20, 2017

    Dr. Russell G. "Russ" Mawby of Augusta, MI Russ died at the age of 89 on Friday, October 20, 2017. Russ was born February 23, 1928 in Kent County Michigan to Wesley G. and Ruby A. Mawby, fruit growers...


  • Harold Thomas "Robbie" Robbins Obituary Photo
    Harold Thomas "Robbie" Robbins, 77 Fine Lake (Battle Creek), Michigan

    May 5, 1940 - October 20, 2017

    Harold Thomas "Robbie" Robbins of Fine Lake (Battle Creek), MI Robbie, age 77, died peacefully Friday morning, October 20, 2017 at Kairos Dwelling, Kalamazoo, MI, with his loving family at his side. ...


  • S. James "Big Jim" Payson Obituary Photo
    S. James "Big Jim" Payson, 88 Battle Creek, Michigan

    November 8, 1928 - October 19, 2017

    Seth James "Big Jim" Payson, 89 of Battle Creek, died unexpectedly at home on Thursday, October 19, 2017. Seth James Payson was born November 8, 1928 in Downers Grove, Illinois to Gilbert Trowbridge and Isabel ...


  • Carl Eugene Beasley Obituary Photo
    Carl Eugene Beasley, 59 Marshall, Michigan

    September 14, 1958 - October 17, 2017

    Carl Eugene Beasley of Marshall, MI Carl, age 59, died unexpectedly Tuesday morning, October 17, 2017 at his residence. Carl, the son of Eugene E. and Rosemary A. (Blume)...


  • Constance Mildred (Carroll) "Connie" Parsons Obituary Photo
    Constance Mildred (Carroll) "Connie" Parsons, 96 Battle Ceek, Michigan

    September 10, 1921 - October 17, 2017

    Constance Mildred (Carroll) "Connie" Parsons of Battle Creek, MI Connie, age 96, died peacefully Tuesday morning, October 17, 2017 at the Borgess Medical Center, Kalamazoo, MI. Connie was...


  • Russell E. Hakes Obituary Photo
    Russell E. Hakes, 78 Springfield, Michigan

    July 26, 1939 - October 14, 2017

    Russell went home to fish on Saturday, October 14, 2017. He is preceded in death by both his parents. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Shirley (Moody) Hakes; his four children; David and his sons Aaron and Scott...


  • Eileen Sheler Obituary Photo
    Eileen Sheler, 73 Michigan

    October 16, 1943 - October 13, 2017

    Eileen Joy (Burgett) Sheler, 73 of Battle Creek, Michigan, passed away on Friday, October 13th, 2017. She is now resting with her parents, Victory and Dorothy Burgett. She was an alumna of Battle Creek Central...