Margaret Anne Traxler (Henning)

October 23, 2017

Margaret Anne (Henning)  Traxler age 88 passed went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 20, 2017.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Kenneth in April; her daughter, Susan (Traxler) Brillhart; granddaughter, Lisa (Traxler) Bul...

Rev. Ronald G Diehl

October 21, 2017

Reverend Ronald Gordon Diehl, age 82, passed into his heavenly home on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. He was born in Flint, Michigan on July 1, 1935 to Albert and Alta Mae (McPherson) Diehl. He grew up in the Flint area attended Owosso Bible Academy and ...

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Erwin Eugene Johnston

October 26, 2017

Erwin Eugene “John J.” Johnston, age 89, of Sparta, Michigan passed away at his home on Tuesday, October 17, 2017.  He was born on January 28, 1928 in Muskegon, Michigan to Orley and Virginia (Christian) Johnston.  He served his country during ...

Elizabeth Ann Hansma (Dauchy)

October 16, 2017

Elizabeth Ann Dauchy Hansma age 73 passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, October 13, 2017. She is survived by her sons, Randy Oom, Richard Oom, Wayne Gritzmaker; niece, Doreen McDonald; her grandchildren, Rebecka Oom Bencker, Nikki Oom, Ronal...

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James Richard Smith

October 18, 2017

James Richard Smith, age 93, of Sparta, passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017. He was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan on April 12, 1924 to William and Neva (Kinseley) Smith. He graduated from South High School and proudly served our country in the U...

Carl Frederick Scheidel

October 17, 2017

Carl Frederick  Scheidel age 83 passed away at his home on Thursday, October 12, 2017 with his family at his side. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Antoinette Scheidel; granddaughter, Amy Swart; grandson, Jesse Moore; sisters, Virgi...

Craig Anthony Deutsch

Craig Anthony Deutsch, age 68, of Grand Rapids passed away unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, October 12, 2017.  He was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan on March 27, 1949 to John Anthony and Rita (Homrich) Deutsch.  He graduated from Kent City Hig...

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Clarence M Stusse

October 11, 2017

Clarence Melvin Stusse, age 84, passed away on October 8, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was born in Miami, Florida on June 13, 1933 to Melvin and Dianna (Sturgeon) Stusse. He proudly served in the US Air Force. Clarence married Mercedes Flores on ...

Adella June Schamber

October 7, 2017

Adella J. Schamber went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. She was born (the youngest of 13 children) to Frank and Anna Coles on May 28, 1936. On November 29, 1975 she married Frederick Schamber of Conklin. The wedding took place at the...

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Isiah Houston, Jr.

October 10, 2017

Isiah Houston, Jr., age 71, of Sparta, Michigan passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. He was born in Montgomery, Alabama on September 1, 1946 to Isiah and Irene (Lofton) Houston. He served in the US Army and was a Vietnam War Veteran....