Obituaries

    Walter Turner of Kalamazoo went out with a bang as he died on the 4th of July 2020.  He was born May 14, 1933, in Flint, MI, the son of Robert and Frances (Flanek) Turner.     A man of many talents, Walt kindled the very best in so many,...
    Jack Hoyt, Sr., 95, of Lawton, died July 12, 2020. Jack was born July 6, 1925, in Chicago, the son of Robert and Sabra (Tyler) Hoyt.      A graduate of Lawrence High School, Jack went on to make his career at several local companies, including...
    Ruth Elsa Emma Griesmaier, 95, of Paw Paw, passed away on March 28, 2020, in Grand Rapids, MI. She was born on November 9, 1924 in Chicago, IL, the daughter of Thomas and Elsa (Schultz) Kirby.     Ruth married the love of her life, George...
    Frances B. Champion, of Gobles, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020, at Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo Arrangements by Gobles Chapel, D. L. Miller Funeral Home.     Wendell MacKellar, 82, of Lawton, passed away Saturday June 27, 2020....
    Nancy Kozacki, 81, of Kalamazoo, died Wednesday, July 8, 2020. She was born Feb. 28, 1939, in Detroit, the daughter of Andrew and Kathryn Bronczyk,  and grew up in Detroit.     On May 2, 1964, she married John A. Kozacki, and together they...
    James Paul Rolls, 81, of Kalamazoo, died peacefully, June 30, 2020. Jim was born March 23, 1939, in Philadelphia, PA.     After receiving his PhD from Penn State University, Jim went on to complete his post-doctoral work at Case Western Reserve...
    Timothy White, 55, of Lawton, died at home, July 2, 2020,  surrounded by family. Tim was born April 3, 1965, in Mobile, AL, the son of Willard and Edith White.     Tim was preceded in death by his father, Willard.     Surviving are his wife,...
    Chad Hunt Avery was a beloved husband, father and grandfather. He was an environmental advocate who inspired the passion for nature in his three sons and grandchildren. The Avery family spent many summers and weekends hiking, camping, kayaking ...
    Peter Allen Montague, 78, of Lawrence, formerly of Traverse City, MI, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020, after a long-fought battle with health issues.     Born on Dec. 11, 1941, in Traverse City, MI, Pete was the son of William and Odessa (...
    On Sunday, June 28, 2020, John Michael Czuhajewski, beloved son, husband, father, brother, uncle, and friend, passed away at the age of 62. This was not the outcome we had expected after a year-long battle with an unknown illness, but his wife...

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