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Obituary for Michael Bedford

Michael R. Bedford


Michael Ray Bedford, age 62 of Middleville, passed away on June 3, 2021. Michael was born on August 11, 1958 in Kalamazoo, the son of Robert and Elaine (Bushouse) Bedford. Mike was in the transportation field for many years, most recently working for GODC in Wayland, and NOW Delivery and Logistics, LLC in Grand Rapids. Always the life of the party, Mike enjoyed vacations and cruises, riding his Harley and traveling to Florida. Mike was willing to lend a hand, whether helping build or fix anything a friend needed. He was always there when someone needed it the most. Mike is survived by his mother, Elaine Bedford; sister, Kathy (Gerald) Osbun; niece, Erin (Joel) Johnson; and great nieces and nephew; Olivia, Taylor, and Riley McNutt. Mike was preceded in death by his father, Robert Bedford. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Mike’s family.