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Steven Ammer, 72

Steven Lee Ammer, age 72, of Sturgis, passed away unexpectedly at home on Monday, January 16, 2023. He was born Oct. 5, 1950 in Sturgis, a son to the late Heinz K. and Margaret Ruth (Stevens) Ammer. Steven grew up in Sturgis, and graduated from Sturgis High School with the class of 1968. He was a veteran of the U.S. …

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Paulette Szadaly, 90

Paulette Szadaly, age 90, of Decatur, passed away Friday, January 13, 2023 at home. She was born in Chicago on January 25, 1932 the daughter of Paul Stogis and Frances Barbara Kvadras. On June 19, 1956, in South Bend, she married Alex George Szadaly who preceded her in death on July 24, 2022. Paulette was a Veterinarian, working for many …

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Rose Schrader, 59

Rose Marie Schrader, age 59, of Dublin, Georgia and a former resident of Sturgis and graduate of Sturgis High School with the class of 1982, passed away Tuesday morning, January 17, 2023 at the Carl Vinson V.A. Medical Center in Dublin following a hard fought battle with Huntington Disease since 2004. She was born November 15, 1963 in Sturgis, daughter …

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Steven Suarez, 61

Steven Henry Suarez, age 61, of Bronson, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2023 at Ascension Borgess Hospital in Kalamazoo. He was born June 18, 1961 in Dearborn Heights, MI a son to the late Henry and Mary (Mannarino) Suarez. Steven spent most of his life in the Dearborn Heights area and just last year moved to Bronson, Michigan. He had …

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Carol Oldenburg, 62

Carol Jo Oldenburg, age 62, passed away unexpectedly in her Cadillac, Michigan home on December 24, 2022. Carol was born June 15, 1960 in Cadillac to Arnold “Brick” Emory and Meme (Tulick) Emory. Carol’s family moved to Three Rivers where Carol attended from 4th grade at Park Community through high school, graduating in 1978. In high School Carol found her …

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Gerald Handy, 56

Gerald Dale Handy, age 56, of Plattsmouth, Nebraska, passed away on January 7, 2023. He was born September 12, 1966, at Andrews Air Force Base, in Maryland to James W. and Donna J. (Metty) Handy. Gerald grew up in a military family and moved to Plattsmouth when he was in High School.  He graduated from Plattsmouth High School with the …

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Don Angell, 75

Donald Lynn Angell Jr., age 75, was born in Highland Park, MI on May 26, 1947 to the late Donald and Gladys Angell and passed away in Three Rivers on Monday, January 16, 2023. He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Jean Marie Angell. His family includes siblings Theodore “Teddy” Angell, and sons James and wife Jessica and …

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Walt Shoesmith, 97

Ewalt “Walt” Shoesmith, age 97, of Three Rivers, passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023 at ProMedica Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation. He was born May 20, 1925 in Perry, the son of Wayne and Velma (Walker) Shoesmith. Walt served his country in the United States Navy during World War II and Korea, ultimately earning the rank of Boatswain’s Mate G Second …

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Chelsea Handler to appear at the Kalamazoo State Theatre

CHELSEA HANDLER Saturday, April 15th 2023 Kalamazoo State Theatre Doors: 6:30pm | Show: 7:30pm Venue Presale: Thursday, January 19th @ 10:00AM Public On Sale: Friday, December 20th @ 10:00AM Iconic comedian and recent host of the 28th annual Critics Choice Awards Chelsea Handler is headed to the historic Kalamazoo State Theatre on Saturday, April 15th, 2023! About Chelsea Handler: Chelsea …

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John Nystrom, 87

John D. Nystrom, age 87, of Colon, passed away Monday, January 16, 2023, at Bronson Battle Creek Hospital.   John was born on September 28, 1935, in Decatur, a son to the late E. Henry and Alvira Ann (Forbes) Nystrom.   John was a member of the Colon High School class of 1954. Following graduation, John proudly served his country …

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