Obituaries

    Susan Venessa (Wright) Roberts, 65, of Portage, MI,  passed away, Jan. 16, 2018, after she fought the good fight, finished the race, and kept the faith. Susan was born in St. Louis, MO, to Bertha Mae (White) Wright on Nov. 14, 1952.     She was...
Stephen L. Rozankovich, of Kalamazoo, 80, passed away January 16, 2018 in Portage. Larry was born September 17, 1937, the son of Stephen and Mary (Kuhar) Rozankovich. Survived by 3 children: Debbie Grubka of Portage, Tammy Duffy of WA and Scott (...
Anthony E. Kowalski     Anthony E. Kowalski, 75, of Paw Paw,  passed away New Year’s Eve, Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, at his home in Mission, TX. Tony was born Feb. 10, 1942, in Paw Paw, the son of the late Joseph F. and Katherine (Godzicki) Kowalski...
    Dorothy Hudson, 94, of Portage, MI, died Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018.     She was devoted to her Catholic faith and had amazing lifelong friendships at St. Joseph Parish.     Members of her family include her eight children,  Patrick and Gina...
    Allen “Al” Link, 60, of Mattawan, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, surrounded by family, following an extended battle with cancer. Al was born  Aug. 31, 1957, in Grand Rapids, MI, to Ben and Tina Link.     He married Michelle...
    Wendy Jo Leversee, 42, of Paw Paw, died Dec. 26, 2017, in Paw Paw. Arrangements by Betzler Life Story Funeral Homes, Paw Paw.     Joyce E. Mansfield, 79, of  Gobles, passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo....
    Elizabeth “Betty” Rose Magyar, 94, of Paw Paw, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at Bronson Commons Nursing Home, Mattawan.     Betty was born Aug. 1, 1923, in Chicago, the oldest of six children born to John and Elizabeth (Kompass) Wagner...
    MATTAWAN - Ruth Lois West, of Mattawan , died peacefully at Medilodge of Kalamazoo on January 7, 2018. Ruth was born December 12, 1929, in Pellston, MI, the daughter of Adam and Edith (Hill) Mallory.     Ruth was preceded in death by her...
    Teodulo Vazquez-Ramirez, 58, passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, in Kalamazoo. Teodulo was born Feb. 17, 1959, in San Luis Potosi, SLP, Mexico, the son of Urbano and Aurelia (Ramirez) Vazquez.     Teodulo was united in marriage to former Maria de...
    Brian Gist Sullivan, 51, of Pinckney, formerly of Kalamazoo, died unexpectedly at his home, Jan. 4, 2018. He was born Jan. 8, 1966, in Kalamazoo.     Brian graduated from Plainwell (MI) High School and Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant...

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