Obituaries

Elizabeth “Betty” Christiansen, 92, passed away peacefully Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. She was born June 17, 1924, in Kalamazoo, the daughter of Peter and Maria Hoppe. On Sept. 10, 1948, she was joined in marriage to Ben Christiansen. Betty was preceded in death by her husband, parents, five brothers,...
Vickie Lynn Anable, 63, of Three Rivers, died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 at Borgess Medical Center in Kalamazoo. She was born in Sparta, Wis. on Sept. 17, 1953 the daughter of Spencer Odell and Patricia Louise (Shields) Trones. She moved from Wisconsin to Michigan in 1991. Vickie was a loving wife...
Kevin Reid Wiseman, 50, of St. Augustine, Fla., passed away Nov. 17, 2016. He was born Jan. 6, 1966 in Fort Dix, N.J. to Jerry and Ruthelma (Reid) Wiseman. Kevin was a dedicated 12-year St. Johns County employee, and in October he marked two years of service as the Director of Facilities...
Geralyn A. (Gerri) Finch-Smith, 66, of Kalamazoo, died on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at the Laurels of Galesburg following a short illness. Visitation will be held 3-6 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4 at the Farrand Funeral Home in White Pigeon. Rosary at 6 p.m. Funeral services at 11 a.m. Monday at the St....
Susan Jean “Susie” Bingaman, 73, of Vicksburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 at Riverview Manor in Three Rivers following a brief illness. She was born in Grand Rapids on Sept. 25, 1943 the daughter of Sterling M. and Alice L. (Kobb) King. After graduating from Mendon High School with the class of...
William Lee “Bill” Steinberger, 93, of Mendon, died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 at Medi-Lodge of Portage following a long illness. He was born in Kalamazoo on Feb. 16, 1923 the son of Otto Charles and Laura Elizabeth (Vande Venter) Steinberger. While Bill’s father travelled with the US Army, Bill...
Mr. Lawrence “Larry” Russell Matson Jr., 72, of Three Rivers, passed away suddenly on Monday, Nov. 28, 2016 at his home. He was born in Coldwater on March 10, 1944 the son of Lawrence Sr. and Ilene (Carpenter) Matson. Larry and his wife Nancy moved to Three Rivers around 1982. Larry and was a...
Lloyd W. Murray, 95, of Portage, formerly of Marcellus, passed away Friday, Nov. 25, 2016. He was born April 6, 1921 in Bloomingdale, the son of Alton Cole and Eunice (Laughlin) Murray. On May 5, 1945 in Detroit, he married Florence L. Bailey who preceded him in death on Nov. 11, 2015. After...
Clinton Charles Carpenter, 35, of Mendon, died Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 at his home following a lifetime of physical challenges. He was born in Sturgis on Sept. 29, 1981 the son of Dale S. and Sheri (True) Carpenter. Amidst his many surgeries he was tutored by the Pathfinder Center in the family home...
Lois Marie “Ma” Bell, 90, formerly of Constantine, died Nov. 24, 2016, at Apostolic Christian Home of Eureka, Ill. She was born on Aug. 6, 1926 in Bristol, Ind., a daughter of Samuel and Sylvia (Rought) Detwiler. On April 22, 1944 she married Richard Bell in Brownwood, Texas. He preceded her in...

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