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Adele Gray, 94


Adele M. Gray, 94, of White Pigeon, died on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at a Kalamazoo hospital. She was born Oct. 3, 1921, in South Bend, Ind., a daughter of Theron M. Saunders and Ethel (Bates) Saunders. She graduated from White Pigeon High School in 1939. On March 8, 1941, she married Everett F. Gray in White Pigeon. Adele lived …

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Anson Lehman, 31

Anson Jeffrey Lehman, age 31, of Burr Oak, passed away unexpectedly Sunday evening, Feb. 7, 2016, at the home of his brother in Three Rivers. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at the Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 114 S. Nottawa St., Sturgis, and from 10-11 a.m. Friday at Whole Life Christian Fellowship Church, 1420 …

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Richard Trattles, 63

Richard Daniel Trattles, age 63, of Sturgis, passed away Monday afternoon, Feb. 8, 2016, at his home. Arrangements will be announced by the Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes of Sturgis.

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Rosemary Hutchinson, 36

Rosemary Maureen Hutchinson died Monday February 8, 2016 at the Community Health Center of Branch County in Coldwater, Michigan. She was born on December 10, 1979 to John and Maureen (Haas) Hutchinson in Coldwater. She encountered many challenges throughout her life as the result of Rett Syndrome. Rosemary communicated to those who loved her with her eyes, body language, and …

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Andrianne Lockmondy, 71

Andrianne Rosette Lockmondy, age 71, of Union, MI passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at her home.  She was born in South Bend, IN on July 29, 1944 the daughter of Howard and Isabelle Milliken. She enjoyed spending her free time gardening and antique shopping. She served the community for many years while working with Head Start of Indiana, …

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Liz Cruce, 92

Elizabeth “Betty” “Liz” Cruce, age 92, of White Pigeon, passed away Sunday, February 7, 2016 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. She was born June 20, 1923 in Battle Creek, a daughter of Howard and Bessie (Rouch) Mix. Betty graduated from Battle Creek Central in 1940. She married Avril “Bob” Cruce in October 1941, they later divorced. Betty retired as …

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