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William F Broker III, 66

William F.(Bill) Broker III, age 66, of Colon, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, in Fergus Falls, MN. Bill was born Jan. 14, 1947, in Sturgis, Mich., a son to William F. and Margaret K. (Haroff) Broker II. Bill had lived all of his life in Colon, graduating from Colon High School with the Class of 1965 He furthered ... Read More »

Jeffery Lee Fricker, 49

Jeffery Lee Fricker, age 49, of Sturgis, Mich., passed away early Friday evening, March 1, 2013, at the Sturgis Hospital Emergency Room. He was born March 12, 1963, in Sturgis, Mich.,son of John C. and Sharon L. (Knight) Fricker. Jeff was a lifelong Sturgis resident and a graduate of Sturgis High School with the class of 1981. Jeff actively volunteered ... Read More »

Paul Jacobs, 84

Paul Robert Jacobs, 84, of Three Rivers, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013 at Fairview Nursing and Rehab Facility. Paul was born June 2, 1928 in Centreville the son of Ernest and Edna (Cain) Jacobs. Paul owned a dairy farm in Three Rivers where he managed and tended to his land. Paul then developed and owned his excavating business ... Read More »

Clarence Lester “Bud” Swihart, 73

Clarence Lester “Bud” Swihart, age 73, of Mendon, went to be with the Lord while surrounded by his loving family on Friday March 1, 2013. He was born March 31, 1939, in Colon, a son of Walter and Ethel (Ware) Swihart. He worked at several area family farms while attending Colon Schools. He served with the U.S. Army and then ... Read More »

Warren Harder, 83

Warren Lavern Harder, age 83, of Three Rivers, went to be with his Lord on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born May 13, 1929, in Three Rivers, a son of the late, Charles L. and Grace (White-Dieffenderfer) Harder. Mr. Harder has been a lifetime member of Three Rivers. After graduating from ... Read More »

Lucille Pierson, 88

Lucille G. Pierson, age 88, of Vicksburg, died Feb. 24, 2013, at Faith Hospice in Grand Rapids. Lucille was born March 24, 1924, in Scotts to Earl and Melva (Wilcox) Holtz. She was a member of the Grange, Kalamazoo County Extension Club, 4-H and several genealogy societies. ‘ A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 20 at ... Read More »