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Obituary for Kevin Ballard

Kevin Daniel Ballard, age 63 of Middleville, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, November 15, 2020. Kevin was born on August 28, 1957 in Middleville to Daniel and Fern (Sutton) Ballard. He worked in the tool and die industry for many years. Kevin enjoyed being outdoors, especially fishing and hunting, and was an exceptional gardener. He loved his Harley and was a part of several motorcycle clubs. He played in many bands in his life and was still known to break his guitar out. Most of all, Kevin loved his dog, Buddy, and his mom. Kevin is survived by his mother, Fern Harper; father, Ralph Daniel (Mary) Ballard of Alto, TX; children, Jeremy Ballard, Ashley VanBelkum, Mathieu Bodary; siblings, Kelly Ballard of Dallas, TX, Dawn Marcia Ballard of Casa Grande, AZ, Dolorena Lee Harper of Allegan, MI, Maurice C. Harper of Grand Rapids, MI; several nieces and nephews. Per Kevin’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a memorial poker run will be held at a later date. Please visit to share a memory or leave a condolence message for Kevin’s family.