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Iola Holtz, 94


Iola June Holtz, age 94, of Cassopolis, died peacefully Sunday morning, May 1, 2016 in the presence and comfort of her family in Cass County Medical Care Facility in Cassopolis. She was born March 28, 1922 in Volinia, Michigan to Leon and Mollie (Hoffmeister) Rice. She married James Lorel Holtz December 9, 1944 in Penn Township, Michigan. After almost forty …

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Charlotte Nicholas, 69


Charlotte May Nicholas, age 69, of Sturgis, Mich., passed away Saturday, April 30, 2016, at the home of her daughter Monica in Sturgis. She was born May 1, 1946, in Battle Creek, Mich., daughter of the late Clyde F. and Edna Charlotte (Morse) Whipple. Charlotte had resided in Sturgis for the past 38 years. She also lived in Union City …

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Stan Outman, 89

Stanley L. Outman, age 89, of Leonidas, died Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. He was born on the family farm in Leonidas on March 17, 1927 the son of Lloyd E. and Elda M. (Hagelgans) Outman and was lifetime resident of Leonidas. He attended the Leonidas Bible Church and was a veteran of the U.S. …

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Wilma Holtom, 89

Wilma May Holtom, age 89, died on Thursday, April 28, 2016. In accordance with family wishes cremation has been conducted and interment of cremains will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 28, 2016  at Riverside Cemetery. Arrangements by Hohner Funeral Home,.

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Gladys Bohm, 92

Gladys M. (White) Shank Bohm, age 92, of Centreville, died on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. She was born April 25, 1924 in Constantine a daughter of Raymond and Arzilla (Allen) White. She graduated from White Pigeon High School in 1942. Gladys worked for Scoville Manufacturing and Wade Electric during WW II making submarine explosives and …

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Michael McClain, 64

Michael A. McClain, 64, of White Pigeon, died Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo, following a one-week illness. He was born Aug. 9, 1951, in Three Rivers, a son of Clayton R. and Beverly J. (Young)McClain. He lived most of his life in the White Pigeon and Constantine area. He was a veteran of the U.S. …

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