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John Cook, 75


John Andrew Cook, age 75, of Sturgis, passed away Saturday evening, Jan. 14, 2017, at his home, with his family at his side. He was born Dec. 29, 1941, in Chicago, a son of the late Frederick and Ruth (Grimes) Cook. John resided in Sturgis since 1970, coming from Schoolcraft. His early life was lived in Niles, where he was …

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Junior Snyder, 68


Harold F. Snyder, Junior, 68, of Three Rivers, and formerly of Goshen, passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at his home.  He had struggled with heart failure the past eight years. He was born on January 30, 1948 in Goshen, the son of the late Harold F. and Lucille (Culp) Snyder. On July 1, 2000, he married June (Clark) …

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Terry Shelhamer, 69


Terry N. Shelhamer, age 69, of Constantine, passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 in Bristol, IN. He was born in Three Rivers, on February 7, 1947, a son of Paul and Edrie (Nyberg) Shelhamer. Terry graduated from Constantine High School in 1965 and attended Michigan State University. On September 2, 1994, he married Marcia Day in Constantine. Terry was …

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Chester Neal, 75


Chester Melton Neal, 75, of Constantine, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at his home. He lived his life on his terms, his way. Chester was born in Chicago on August 8, 1941, a son of Benjamin and Ealey (Wilson) Neal. After high school,Chester served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. After serving he attended college in Chicago and …

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Elna Schug, 91

Elna M. Schug, age 91, of Marcellus, passed away at home, Tuesday, January 10, 2017. She was born August 11, 1925 in Three Rivers, the daughter of Donald M and Matie B. (Smith) Lucas. On May 31, 1947, at Elna’s parents home on Long Lake, Three Rivers, she married Richard L. Schug who survives. Elna graduated from Three Rivers High …

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Lucille Carlsson, 86


Lucille Carlsson, age 86, of Naples, Florida passed away on Monday, January 9, 2017 at Rose Arbor Hospice Residence.  Lucille, born on June 25, 1930, was the daughter of Egisto and Marie (Renes) Carrarini.  She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Lawrence A. Carlsson, Sr., her son Mark Carlsson, sisters Dolores Stern and June Winslow, and brother John Taylor. Lucille …

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