June Elizabeth (Bittner) Russell, 77, passed away April 30, 2019 at Hanson Hospice Center in Stevensville, MI. Arrangements entrusted to Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Services 926-9440. A full obituary will be posted upon completion.
Archives for April 2019
Susan Alyce Smith
Susan A. Smith passed away on April 26, 2019 at New Friends Memory Care in Kalamazoo after a long period of declining health due to early on-set dementia. She had been a resident of Walker, Michigan for the past eleven years. Born May 3, 1957 in Kalamazoo, she was the youngest child of Alyce L. and Sydney Smith. She is…... Continue Reading »
Joseph Manzella, Sr.
On April 25th, 2019 Joseph Manzella, Sr. passed away at his home surrounded by his loving family. After spending his youth in Chicago and Benton Harbor, he ventured across America finding his way to San Leon, Texas where he owned a shrimp boat. By 1987, he found his way back to St. Joe, where he opened his own construction business until…... Continue Reading »
Ervin Duane LaGrow
Ervin Duane LaGrow, 77, of Benton Harbor, MI passed away April 21, 2019 at Allegan Hospital in Allegan, MI surrounded by his loving family. A celebration of life service will be held Monday, April 29, 2019 at 10:00 am at St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 121 Kline St., Benton Harbor, MI with Pastor Jeff Bolwerk officiating. Memorials may be made…... Continue Reading »
Ronnie Eugene Daniels
Ronnie Eugene Daniels, 69, peacefully passed away on April 16th, 2019 at his home in New Buffalo, Michigan. Ron was the beloved husband and best friend of his one and only love of 42 years, Sharon Daniels and dear son of the late Jewell Juanita Carter and Youen Forest Daniels. He was the devoted father of Tim (Julie) Batchelor, Michelle…... Continue Reading »