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“You are in our thoughts. So sorry to hear of your loss. ”
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“You are all in our thoughts. Ted and Rita ”
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“Sorry for your loss may god hold you close and bring you peace in this sad time . ”
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“What a nice man it is so sad that he has passed. I truly wish his family better days through this horrible time. ”
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ELWOOD BARNETT, age 79 years, of Prattville, Michigan, passed away Thursday, October 25, 2012 in the Hillsdale Community Health Center after a brief illness. He was born December 9, 1932 at Lorain, Ohio, the son of Branch and Lucille (Watkins) Barnett and married Ethel Noreen Forbes on April 2, 1955 at Angola, Indiana. She survives. Elwood enjoyed garage and lawn mower work. Surviving besides his wife are his children, Christine Ann (Gary) Porter of Reading, Roberta Ann (Ricky) Miller of Camden and Richard Lee (Noreen) Barnett of Prattville; 12 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren and by 2 brothers, Rudy (Virginia) Barnett of Hillsdale and Richard Barnett of Angola, Indiana. He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son Leslie Gene Barnett and by 11 brothers and sisters. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 31, 2012 in the Brown-Van Hemert Funeral Home in Hudson with Rev. Paul Pickell officiating. Interment will be made in the Prattville Cemetery. The visitation will be from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Tuesday. Memorial contributions are suggested to the family.

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