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Henry Stauffer, 85

Henry J. Stauffer, age 85, of Centreville, passed away Friday, September 20, 2013 at Three Rivers Health. He was born in Nottawa Township, February 14, 1928, a son of Joseph and Lizzie (Bontrager) Stauffer. On September 21, 1950 Henry married Bertha Bontrager in Nottawa Township. He operated Stauffer Construction for 40 years and previously worked at Wheel Camper. Henry was ... Read More »

Charlene Clementz, 82

Charlene M. Clementz, age 82, of Constantine, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. She was born October 24, 1930 in Three Rivers, a daughter of Harry and Mary (Stubig) Hamilton. Char graduated from Constantine High School in 1949 where she had been a band member. Following graduation she went to South Bend ... Read More »

LaDonna Roberts, 89

LaDonna Ruth “Granny” Roberts, 89, of Three Rivers, passed away on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 at the Heartland Health Care Center. She was born in Marion, Ind., on Nov. 26, 1923 the daughter of the late Bernie and Ruth (York) Weinberg. Mrs. Roberts was employed and retired from Continental Can Company after 32 years of service. She has been a ... Read More »

Jayanti Patel, 65

Jayanti M. Patel, age 65, of Sturgis, Michigan passed away late Tuesday evening September 17, 2013 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He was born December 15, 1947 in Maniyoi, India son of the late Mavjibhai and Jethiben (Patel) Patel. Mr. Patel resided in Sturgis since 1990 coming from Chicago, Illinois. On March 27, 1981 he married Uma J. ... Read More »

Bill Smithers Jr., 57

William “Bill” M. Smithers Jr., age 57, of Three Rivers, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2013 at Heartland Health Care surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Willits, CA., on October 17, 1955 the son of William E. and Christine (Traverse) Smithers. Bill made Three Rivers his home in 1965 moving ... Read More »

Tom Vernon, 66

Thomas Wayne “Tom” Vernon, age 66, of Mendon, died Monday Sep. 16, 2013 at Rose Arbor Hospice Residence in Kalamazoo surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Owosso, MI on Jan. 17, 1947 the son of Bruce and Barbara (Moore) Vernon. The family later moved to Sturgis where Tom graduated from Sturgis High School with the class of ... Read More »