Obituaries

   Richard Griffith, 85, of Decatur, died March 30,  2020, in Decatur. Arrangements by Betzler & Thompson Life Story Funeral Home, Paw Paw. www.BetzlerLifeStory.com    Ruel Mardis, 85, of Lawton, died April 4, 2020, in Lawton. Arrangements by...
    Carol Elaine Demereck, 83, of Paw Paw, passed away Friday April 3, 2020, at her home. She was born Jan. 11, 1937, in Parchment, MI, the daughter of Leonard Tinklenberg and Clara  (DeVries) Tinklenberg.     Carol was united in marriage to Ben  F...
    Joseph Guy ‘Chuck’ Moreno,  69, of Corpus Christie, TX, passed away April 3, 2020. He was born March 6, 1951, in Battle Creek, MI, to the late Joseph Moreno and Delores (Tennant) Moreno-Culbertson.     Chuck was a former resident of Paw Paw,...
    Marlene Blank-Vorenkamp, 86, of Kalamazoo, died at home April 6, 2020, surrounded by her family. Marlene was born Aug.  19, 1933, in Caspian, MI, to Albert and Irene Nygard.     Marlene is survived by six children, Christine Marie (Mark) Ransom...
Randolph J. Moreno     Randolph J. “Remo” Moreno,  71, of Paw Paw, passed away April 3, 2020. He was born Jan. 9, 1949, in Guatemala City, Guatemala, to the late Joseph B. Moreno and Delores (Tennant) Moreno-Culbertson.     In 1966, he entered...
    Sandra Hall, 75, of Kokomo, IN, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2020, at Rose Arbor Hospice, Kalamazoo. She was born April 27, 1944, in Kokomo, IN,  the daughter of  Warren and Mary DeLaughter. On April 28, 1962, she married Eldon “A.J.” Hall,...
    Sharon Ann (Hubbell) Sergeant, of Portage, passed away peacefully, Monday, March 30, 2020, at Rose Arbor Hospice, Kalamazoo, as a wild deer peeked in her window.     Beloved mother, grandmother and friend, Sharon is survived by her three...
    William Richard Smith 84,  of Richland, MI, died March 30, 2020, at his residence. Bill was born Oct. 26, 1935, in Kalamazoo, the son of Dick and Amy (Drenth) Smith.     Bill and Mary (VanderWerf) were married May 12, 1956, at Fountain Street...
    Wendy Cornish, of Lawton, died peacefully at her lake home, April 2, 2020, in the presence of her beloved family – husband, Pete; son, Jason;  daughter, Laura; and son-in-law,  Aaron; accompanied by the two family dogs, Jake and Mack.     Over...
    Ronald L. Jach, formerly of Paw Paw, entered into eternal life on March 4, 2020.  He was 70 years old.  Ron passed away after a long courageous battle with throat cancer, as well as a heart condition. Ron was born April 18, 1949 in Paw Paw, to...

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