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Jane K. (Stork) Baer)

  • January 31, 2016

Jane K. (Stork) Baer, age 79, of Manchester, Mich., passed away Jan. 31, 2016, under the loving care of her family, Highland Alzheimer Care Home and Great Lakes Hospice. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gustave Baer and…

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Marie Evelyn Rufner

  • January 31, 2016

Her legacy . . . Marie Evelyn Rufner, age 96, of Brooklyn, formerly of St. James City, Pine Island, Fla., passed away Jan. 31, 2016, at Arbor Manor Rehabilitation. She was born June 15, 1919, in Hicksville, Ohio, the daughter…

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Kevin Carleton Bibbins

  • January 30, 2016

His Legacy . . . Kevin Carleton Bibbins, age 58, lifelong resident of Columbia Township, passed away Jan. 30, 2016. He was born April 17, 1957, in Jackson the son of Carleton and Patricia (Forrest) Bibbins. Kevin married Karen Rottier…

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Paul Leo Herman

  • January 28, 2016

Paul Leo Herman, age 99, of Brooklyn, Mich., died Jan. 28, 2016. Paul was born Oct. 22, 1916, in Jackson, Mich., the son of Rose Gawlak and James V. Herman. He had been a resident of Toledo, Ohio, for 30…

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Kenneth H. Mangus Sr.

  • January 26, 2016

Kenneth H. Mangus Sr., age 79, of Addison, died Tuesday, January 26, 2016. He was born Aug. 10, 1936, in Somerset, Mich., to Howard O. and Mary L. (Schyler) Mangus. He married Joyce M. Roy June 11, 1960, in Brooklyn…

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Tom Burtwell

  • January 24, 2016

His legacy . . . Tom Burtwell, age 68, of Brooklyn, passed away Jan. 24, 2016, at University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor. He was born June 19, 1947, in Detroit, the son of Jack Leslie and Mary (Sabon) Burtwell.…

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Edward (Eddie) Krause

  • January 24, 2016

Edward (Eddie) Krause died Jan. 24 at his home in Kendallville, Ind. Krause is formerly from Brooklyn and graduated from Brooklyn High School in 1951 and from Albion College in 1954. He lived on U.S. 12 most of his life…

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Rosalind Hawley

  • January 22, 2016

Her legacy . . . Rosalind Hawley, age 98, lifelong resident of Napoleon, went to be with her Lord and Savior at Jackson County Medical Care Facility Jan. 22, 2016. She was born Jan. 30, 1917, in Hanover Township, the…

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Jerry Lee Whiteman

  • January 19, 2016

His legacy . . . Jerry Lee Whiteman, age 68, longtime resident of Brooklyn, passed away Jan. 19, 2016, at Allegiance Health. He was born Aug. 17, 1947, in Tecumseh the son of Allan and Thelma (Duff) Whiteman. Jerry married…

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John David Bishop

  • January 17, 2016

His legacy . . . John David Bishop, age 57, of Clarklake, passed away Jan. 17, 2016, at Allegiance Health. He was born Aug. 15, 1958, in Royal Oak, Mich., the son of Robert W. and Mary K. (Hickey) Bishop.…

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