February 19, 1931 - - October 27, 2018
John A. Decker
John Adam Decker passed away October 27, 2018 at his home. John was born February 19, 1931 in Vermontville Township, the son of Ard and Ina (Hamilton) Decker. John grew up on the family farm and graduated from Nashville High School at the age of seventeen. After his graduation John married the former Judy Tobias on December 29, 1950. He started work ...
December 15, 1923 - - October 22, 2018
Guile, Wayne R.
Wyoming, formerly of Delton
Wayne Ross Guile Sr. passed away October 22, 2018 at Sanctuary at St. Mary’s in Grand Rapids. Wayne was born December 15, 1923 in Battle Creek, the son of Ross G. and Fara (Dowding) Guile. On February 14, 1969 Wayne married the love of his life, the former Marcia A. Myers and she preceded him in death on December 11, 2016. A vet ...
February 26, 1928 - - August 13, 2018
Carnell, Milford D.
Milford passed away August 13, 2018 at home. Milford was born February 26, 1928 in Battle Creek; the son of Floyd and Gladys Jennie (Peasley) Carnell. Milford proudly served his country in the United States Army during World War II. A welder, Milford was a loyal employee of Clark Equipment for thirty years and he also enjoyed farming. Milford enj ...
May 19, 1935 - - July 27, 2018
July 14, 1950 - - June 09, 2018
David M. Sans
David Michael Sans, age 67, passed away June 9, 2018 at Spectrum Butterworth Hospital. David was born July 14, 1950 in Kalamazoo, the son of David and Barbara (Randall) Sans. David proudly served his country in the United States Army. A dedicated employee, David worked as a hi-lo driver at Bradford White for over 36 years, retiring in 2007. In his free ...
February 16, 1950 - - November 13, 2017
Dennis L. Hodgson
Dennis passed away November 13, 2017 with his loving family by his side. Dennis was born February 16, 1950 in Cadillac; the son of Myles and Beatrice (Denzel) Hodgson. A 1968 graduate of Delton Kellogg High School, Dennis proudly served his country in the United States Army in the Vietnam War from 1969-1971, and was proud to be part of the first cava ...
October 29, 1936 - - November 05, 2017
With heavy hearts, the family of William Edward Apsey, wishes to tell you, Bill, passed peacefully from this earthly plane on November 5th, after a courageous battle with Parkinson’s, at age 81, with his loving wife Sharleen, by his side. Bill was born October 29th, 1936 in East Grand Rapids to the late Arthur Apsey and Iris Gummo. After moving to Middleville, he played nea ...
October 15, 1932 - - September 03, 2017
Raymond, Richard L.
Richard L. Raymond passed away September 3, 2017 at his home in Irving Township. Dick was born on October 15, 1932 at home in Barry County, the son of Charles and Effie (Leslie) Raymond. A proud veteran, Dick served his country in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. Dick's first job was at Dee's Standard Station in Middleville. He also drov ...
May 25, 1926 - - July 11, 2017
Willison, Erwin B.
Erwin B. Willison passed away peacefully at Woodlawn Meadows July 11, 2017. Erwin was born May 25, 1926, the son of Elias and Gladys (Butler) Willison. Erwin was raised on the family farm in Hickory Corners and continued to live in the area the rest of his life. He was drafted into the United States Army in June, 1945 and was honorably dis ...
October 23, 1935 - - June 21, 2017
Marvin E. Peake
Marvin E. Peake, age eighty one of Hastings, passed away June 21, 2017. Marvin was born October 23, 1935 in Hastings; the son of Ira M and Bernice (Hubbell) Peake. A veteran, Marvin, proudly served his country in the United States Army. A retiree of Clark Equipment, Marvin was a dedicated employee for over twenty nine years. Marvin enjoyed roller sk ...