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.

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Beverly Burkett, 82, of Dowagiac died Sept. 14, 2021, at home. Bowerman Funeral Home, Eau Claire, 461-4241.

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

Allen Lee Barz Sr., 76, of Buchanan died July 31, 2021, at home. Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan, 695-2363.

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Walter Bennett, 78, of Eau Claire died July 27, 2021, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Trevor Danneffel, 23, of Mishawaka, Ind., died July 21, 2021. Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Niles, 683-1155.

Linda L. Antes, 71, of Coloma died July 23, 2021, at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids, Mich. Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Coloma, 468-6000.

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Sandra L. Braddock, 84, of Coloma died July 16, 2021, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Benton Harbor, 926-9440.

Monday, July 19, 2021

Stanley Eugene Bassett, 85, of Sister Lakes died July 17, 2021, at home. Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford, 621-4101.

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Paul E. Barry, 76, of St. Joseph died July 14, 2021, at home. Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Joseph M. Angelo, 72, of Haines City, Fla., and Benton Harbor died June 29, 2021, at Northwest Health – Porter, Valparaiso, Ind. Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, Chesterton, Ind., 219-926-1330

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Freddie Bell, 66, of Benton Harbor died July 11, 2021, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Robbins Brothers Funeral Home, Benton Harbor, 927-3181.

Monday, July 12, 2021

Joe M. Lemon, 85, of Three Oaks died July 10, 2021, at Hanson Hospice Center in Stevensville. Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks, 756-3831.

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

Charles N. Bisbo, 83, of St. Joseph died June 28, 2021. Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Friday, July 02, 2021

Barbara Ingrid Callendar, 73, of Benton Harbor died June 30, 2021. Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Constance McCormick, 88, of Coloma died June 26, 2021. Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan, 695-2363.

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Charles Bisbo, 83, of St. Joseph died June 28, 2021, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Monday, June 28, 2021

James Lee Anderson, 90, of Berrien Springs, died June 24, 2021, at Shangrila Homes in Berrien Springs. Allred Funeral Home, Berrien Springs, 471-3729.

Friday, June 25, 2021

Peggy Ann Diese, 76, of Watervliet died June 24, 2021, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Coloma, 468-6000.

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Jesse Cesavice, 37, of Niles died June 22, 2021. Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Niles, 683-1155.

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Olga Bauske-Jenney, 98, of Kalamazoo, formerly of Benton Harbor, died June 22, 2021. Langeland Family Funeral Homes Burial & Cremation Services, Kalamazoo, 343-1508.

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

John Ernest Baunack, 90, of Stevensville, died June 21, 2021, at Hanson Hospice Center in Stevensville. Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Benton Harbor, 926-9440.

Monday, June 21, 2021

Cynthia Berry, 69, of Benton Harbor died June 18, 2021, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Robbins Brothers Funeral Home, Benton Harbor, 927-3181.

Friday, June 11, 2021

Miquan Cleotis Davis, 20, of Benton Harbor, died June 2, 2021, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Starks & Menchinger Chapel & Cremation Services, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Wednesday, June 02, 2021

Jeanne Eloise Albanese, 89, of Stevensville, died May 28, 2021, at Caretel Inns of Lakeland. Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Vance Austin, 91, of Niles, died May 16, 2021. Brown Funeral Home, Niles, 683-1155.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Lila Mae Brown, 98, of Buchanan died Oct. 10, 2020. Swem Chapel and Cremation Services, Buchanan, 695-6881.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

James A. Bachteal, 59, of Stevensville died Oct. 12, 2020. Starks & Menchinger Chapel & Cremation Services, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Thursday, October 08, 2020

Ricky Darryl Barnes, 59, of Benton Harbor died Oct. 4, 2020. Brothers Funeral Home, Benton Harbor, 927-3181.

Friday, September 25, 2020

Jack Matthew Cronk, 76, of St. Joseph died Sept. 22, 2020, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Starks & Menchinger Chapel, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Jack Matthew Cronk, 76, of St. Joseph died Sept. 22, 2020, at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Starks & Menchinger Chapel & Cremation Services, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Pennelopi Adams, 53, of Galien died Aug. 22, 2020. Pobocik Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks, 756-3831.

Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Florida Loreane Brown, 99, of Decatur, Ga., formerly of Baenton Harbor died July 24, 2020, in Decatur. Robbins Brothers Funeral Home, Benton Harbor, 927-3181.

Saturday, August 01, 2020

Dianne Michelle Cleaver, 53, of New Troy died July 31, 2020. Pobocik Chapel, Wagner Family Funerals, Three Oaks, 756-3831.

Friday, July 31, 2020

Harold G. Ferrell, 89, of Stevensville died July 28, 2020, at Caretel Inns of Lakeland, St. Joseph. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Harold D. “Hal” Bauschke, 94, formerly of St. Joseph died July 28, 2020, at Pine Ridge Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Stevensville. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Gerald Buchan, 60, of Cassopolis died July 27, 2020, at home. Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Niles, 6833-1155.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Amy Carwyn, 41, of Niles died July 24, 2020, at home. Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Niles, 683-1155.

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Robert “Bob” R. Hellenga, 78, of Galesburg, Ill., formerly of Three Oaks died July 18, 2020, at home. Thompson Trade Embalmers, Moline, Ill., (309) 781-3911.

Friday, July 24, 2020

Scott L. Findlay, 70, of Benton Harbor died July 20, 2020. Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Benton Harbor, 926-9440.

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Jose Luis Martinez, 72, of Lawton died July 18, 2020, in Lawton. Betzler & Thompson Life Story Funeral Home, Paw Paw, 657-3870.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Mattie Beaudoin, 72, of Niles died July 20, 2020, at home. Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Niles, 683-1155.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Frances Cooke Avery, 93, of Berrien Springs, died July 20, 2020, at home. Heritage Chapel and Cremation Services, Berrien Springs, 471-2700.

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Clara Baker, 76, of Benton Harbor died July 16, 2020, at Hanson Hospice Center, Stevensville. Robbins Brothers Funeral Home, Benton Harbor, 927-3181.

Friday, July 17, 2020

Joseph J. Benak, 83, of Buchanan died July 15, 2020, at Memorial Hospital, South Bend, Ind. Brown Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Niles, 683-1155.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Raymond Bettison, 49, of Benton Harbor died July 13, 2020, in Grand Rapids, Mich. Crystal Funeral Services (MKD), Kentwood, Mich., (616) 813-8351.

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Phillip J. Anderson, 60, of Marshall, Mich., died July 9, 2020. Vickers Leslie Funeral Home, Leslie, Mich., (517) 878-6600.

Monday, July 13, 2020

Thomas “Tommy” W. Adams II, 20, of Benton Harbor died July 5, 2020. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph, 556-9450.

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Virginia M. (Brakley) Anserello, 95, former area resident died June 30, 2020. Lincoln Ridge Funeral Home, Crown Point, Ind., (219) 322-6616.

Friday, July 10, 2020

Larry A. Dehring, 74, of Baroda: died July 8, 2020, at Hanson Hospice Center, Stevensville. Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel, Bridgman, 465-3239.

Thursday, July 09, 2020

Henrietta Crowder, 77, of Benton Harbor: died July 7, 2020, at her daughter’s home. Duffield & Pastrick Family FUneral Home and Cremation Services, Coloma, 468-6000.

Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Billy J. Alexander, 63, of Dowagiac died July 4, 2020. Connelly Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Cassopolis, 445-2435.