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Cheryl McClain, 46

Cheryl Ann McClain, 46, of Vandalia, passed away Monday, July 13, 2015, at her home. Cheryl was born July 27, 1968 in Three Rivers, the daughter of Ralph and Dorothy (Whitmyer) McClain. Cheryl is preceded in death by her father, Ralph McClain; her daughter, Makayla; her brother, Richard Meade. Cheryl enjoyed coming over and spending time with her family, especially …

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Jeff Rider, 51


Jeffery Lee Rider, 51, of Three Rivers, passed away on Friday, July 10, 2015 at the Borgess Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on July 26, 1963 in Kalamazoo, the son of the late Robert J. and Laura (Gronau) Rider. Jeff graduated from Three Rivers High School in 1982. He was united in marriage to …

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John Ballard, 71

John Wayne Ballard, age 71, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at the Bronson Hospice House in Battle Creek. He was born on April 19th, 1944 in Sturgis, MI. the son of the late Jesse and Geraldine (Hendricks) Ballard. Mr. Ballard served his country in the United States Navy before his honorable discharge and later in the Army National …

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Dale Laughman, 82

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Dale Lee Laughman, age 82, of Constantine, passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at Heartland Health Care Center in Three Rivers. Dale was born in Elkhart, Indiana on February 5, 1933, a son of Jaris and Tilly (Penhart) Laughman. Dale served in the US Air Force from 1953 to 1956. On July 7, 1957 he married Leona Dick. She preceded …

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Shirley Renas, 93

Ethel ‘Shirley’ Renas, 93, of Three Rivers, formerly of Westland, passed away on Saturday evening, July 4, 2015 at Bowman Place in Three Rivers. She was born on Oct. 16, 1921 in Detroit, the daughter of John and Elsie (Paschke) Mason. In 1952, Shirley was married to Arthur Renas. She was employed by Michigan Bell for 28 years and Westland …

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Danna Tipton, 32

Danna Jae Tipton, age 32, of Jones, MI., passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at her home surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on September 18, 1982 in Saginaw, MI.; the daughter of Carl Eric Noreus and Doreen Doris (Jambor) Oatten. Danna graduated from Alpena High School. She moved from Grand …

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