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Julia Sutton, 88

Julia E. Sutton, age 88, of Three Rivers, formerly of Constantine, passed away Monday, March 23, 2015 at Heartland Health Care Center. She was born July 9, 1926 in Constantine, a daughter of Charles and Pansy Violet (Roberts) Young, Jr. Julia graduated from Constantine High School in 1944. On Dec. 17, 1947 she married Willard Sutton in Constantine. He preceded her in death ...

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Jack Kortie, 79


Dwight “Jack” Jackson Kortie, 79, of Middlebury, died at 6:05 am on Sunday, March 22, at Courtyard of Goshen, where he had stayed since January 7, 2015. He was born on September 28, 1935 in Litchfield, MN, to Dwight J. and Bernice “Bunny” (Britton) Kortie, they preceded him in death. On April 25, 1975 in Goshen he married Judith (Mishler) ...

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Bob Zimmerman, 97

Robert C. Zimmerman, 97, passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2015 in Colon, Mich., where he’d lived for the last 30- plus years. Bob, known as “Red,” was born in Calumet City, Ill., on Feb. 6, 1918, to the late Herman and Mary (Mayme Jung) Zimmerman. He lived for 67 years in Calumet City, where he raised his family. Bob ...

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Ezra Bontrager, 87

Ezra J. Bontrager, age 87, 4 months, of Centreville, Mich., passed away March 20, 2015, at 7 p.m. at home surrounded by family. Ezra was born Nov. 30, 1927, in Sikeston, Mo., a son to the late John M. and Elizabeth (Mullet) Bontrager. Ezra lived in Centreville most of his life, where he had farmed and was a member of ...

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Harry Brown, 86

Harry Scott Brown, age 86, of Three Rivers, died Sunday, March 22, 2015 at his home. He was born in Three Rivers on March 31, 1928 the son of the late Elmer E. and Emma C. (White) Brown and attended Three Rivers Schools. He served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953. While stationed at Ft. Meade, Maryland he ...

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Alberta Watson, 90

Alberta watson

Alberta”Bert” Ruth Watson, age 90, of Three Rivers passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Kalamazoo, MI on December 27, 1924 the daughter of the late Arthur and Sylvia (Sharp) Hammond. Alberta graduated from Three Rivers High School in 1943. She worked at several places throughout her life eventually ...

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