Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Phillip Benedict, 56, of Dowagiac, formerly of Paw Paw died Nov. 14, 2019, at the University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor. Newell Chapel, Decatur, 423-2561.

Friday, November 15, 2019

Robert D. Fernau, 82, of Stevensville died Nov. 6, 2019, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan, Mich., 673-3652.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Lorna B. Conley, 80, of Galien died Nov. 10, 2019. Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan, 695-2363.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Michael W. Allard, 54, of Gepp, Ark., formerly of Watervliet died Nov. 10, 2019, at home. Doty Family Funeral Service, Salem, Ark., (870) 895-2501.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Bill Bloom, 87, of Berrien Center died Nov. 9, 2019, at Hanson Hospice Center, Stevensville. Heritage Chapel and Cremation Services, Berrien Springs, 471-2700.

Saturday, November 09, 2019

Rosalind J. (Chirela) Bale, 83, of Dowagiac died Nov. 6, 2019, at home. Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Benton Harbor, 926-9440.

Friday, November 08, 2019

Lela Coffel, 89, of Buchanan died Nov. 6, 2019. Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan, 695-2263.

Thursday, November 07, 2019

Askia M. Abdullah, 50, of Niles died Nov. 5, 2019, at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka, Ind. Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Niles, 683-1155.

Wednesday, November 06, 2019