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.

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Alan Hamilton McKee Sr., 84, passed over peacefully surrounded by his family on Oct. 26, 2020.

Ardis M. Bearss, 93, of Berrien Springs passed away Saturday morning, Oct. 24, 2020, at Woodland Terrace at Longmeadow in Niles.

Renee Leaneete Dickerson Conrick, 66, of Benton Harbor departed this life Oct. 5, 2020, at home.

Ardis M. Bearss, 93, of Berrien Springs died Oct. 24, 2020. Allred Funeral Home, Berrien Springs, 471-3729.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Marie Zelvis, 91, of St. Joseph passed away Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, at West Woods of Bridgman.

Ronald Walter Kruger Sr., passed away on Oct. 20, 2020, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph.

James Charles Williams, 76, of Benton Harbor passed away Oct. 23, 2020.

Joseph G. Edmunds, 93, of Bridgman passed away Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, with his family by his side.

Linda Carango, 58, of Lawton died Oct. 6, 2020, in Lawton. Betzler & Thompson Life Story Funeral Home, Paw Paw, 657-3870.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Davin R. Bisnett, 72, of Kalamazoo, formerly of Sister Lakes, passed away Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, at Park Place Assisted Living, Kalamazoo.

Davin R. Bisnett, 72, of Kalamazoo, formerly of Sister Lakes, died Oct. 26, 2020. Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Monday, October 26, 2020

Bonnie J. Mayer, 72, of Union Pier passed away Oct. 12, 2020, in Munster, Ind.

Robert Donald DeFreez, 91, of Galien passed away peacefully Thursday, Oct. 22, 2020, at his home in Galien.

Kenneth Lyle Rau was born Feb. 9, 1941, in Adrian, Mich., and went home to be with the Lord at the age of 79 on Oct. 22, 2020.

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Gertrude M. (Schmuhl) Tillstrom, 95, of St. Joseph passed away Oct. 23, 2020 at Woodland Terrace Assisted Living in Bridgman.

Virginia “Ginny” Rose VanAntwerp, 92, of St. Joseph went to meet her Lord in the early morning of Oct. 19, 2020.

Dewey Stanley Hiler, of Traverse City, went to be with Jesus on Oct. 19 2020.

Myron “Mike” E. Kesterke, 78, of Dowagiac died Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph.

Rachel Marie Curl was born Feb. 29, 2000, at Bronson Lakeview Hospital, Paw Paw.

Carmen M. Diéguez, of Harris, N.Y. and St. Joseph passed away peacefully on Oct. 10, 2020. Her daughter, Nieves “Nina” Diéguez Molter was at her side.

Mary (DeWitt) Bayman, 80, of Watervliet died Oct. 23, 2020. Purely Cremations, Benton Harbor, 926-9440.

Friday, October 23, 2020

David Charles Grier, 92, of South Haven passed peacefully at home surrounded by family on Oct. 22, 2020.

Rosemary Frances Fogarty, 74, of Benton Harbor loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt, passed away after battling a long illness on Oct. 21, 2020.

Ella Mae Sanders, 74, of Sodus, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2020, at her home.

Mary Bell Sundquist, 89, of Benton Township died Tuesday, Oct, 20, 2020, at the Pine Ridge Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Stevensville.

Bradley M. Butler, 64, of Benton Township died Oct. 16, 2020. Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford, 621-4101.

Thursday, October 22, 2020

David T. Boyle, 74, of Benton Harbor went to meet his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, April 19, 2020, at his home.

Jeffery L. Thomas, 56, of St. Joseph passed away Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, at his home.

Willie Valentine Sr., 69, of Benton Harbor departed this life Oct. 10, 2020, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph.

Jerry Duane Mitchell, 84, of Eau Claire passed away Oct. 16, 2020, at West Woods of Bridgman.

Martha L. (Quigley) Darling, 75, of Coloma died Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, at her home.

Qweeda “Weeda” Johnson, 62, of Benton Harbor departed this life Oct. 14, 2020, at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids.

DeEdrelle “Dee” James Burton, 54, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020.

Lorraine M. Ford, 96, formerly of Berrien Springs died Oct. 20, 2020, at Gilead Elder Care in St. Joseph. Allred Funeral Home, Berrien Springs, 471-3729.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Dale Post, 65, of Dowagiac passed away Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020, at his home.

Darla Auer, 84, of Roswell, Ga., passed peacefully into the arms of our Lord and Savior on Oct. 19, 2020.

Betty J. Roberts, 83, of Stevensville passed away at her home surrounded by her daughter and her caregiver, Ann, on Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020.

Darla Auer, 84, of Roswell, Ga., formerly of St. Joseph died Oct. 19, 2020. Fischer Funeral Care, Atlanta, 678-514-1000.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Martha L. (Quigley) Darling, 75, of Coloma died Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, at her home.

Linda Ann Brohman, 87, of Berrien Springs passed away Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, at Lakeland Medical Center, Niles.

Marvin “Gene” Eugene Decker, 81, of South Haven departed this world peacefully surrounded by family members and his faithful Yorkie, Wrigley. He entered the Heavenly Gates on Friday, Oct. 16, 2020.

Edith Janet Bury-Myers, 86, passed away peacefully at West Woods, Bridgman.

Linda Ann Brohman, 87, of Berrien Springs died Oct. 14, 2020. Heritage Chapel and Cremation Services, Berrien Springs, 471-2700

Monday, October 19, 2020

Marilyn Beemer Wagner, 90, of Sawyer passed away Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. A private family service will be held.

Wilma Emma Rennhack, 92, of New Troy passed away Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, in Spring Lake, Mich.

Bobby J. “Sleepy” Glaspy, 73, of Benton Harbor departed this life Oct. 13, 2020, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph.

Saturday, October 17, 2020

Melissa Hinz, 78, formerly of Benton Harbor passed away Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, exactly three months after her husband of 59 years.

Elizabeth Anna “Betty” Terry, 89, died in her home Oct. 9, 2020, at 5:40 p.m., after a long illness.

Gary Lowrey, of Hermantown, Minn., passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in his home, surrounded by loved ones.