Obits

Doris (Wyant) Versaw, 91, of Sodus, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, January 30, 2020. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, February 3, 2020, at Napier Parkview Baptist Church, 245 W. Napier Ave, Benton Harbor, MI. with Reverend Dan Golladay...
Stephen Brundage was born on Feb. 10, 1954, in Dearborn, Mich., to Dr. Robert and Marion Brundage. At the age of 12 he taught himself to play the guitar by listening to records by guitar master John Fahey. Steve was left-handed so he simply turned his guitar upside down and played it that way...
Gloria M. Agay, 79, of St. Joseph, passed away on Thursday, January 23, 2020, at Caretel Inns of Lakeland. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, at 10AM at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 220 Church St., with Fr. Arul Lazar officiating. Burial will follow at...
Loismarie Edinger, 90, of St. Joseph, Michigan passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Spectrum Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph. A celebration of life Service will be held at St. Joseph First United Methodist Church, Saturday Feb 1st. at 11:00 am. Private burial will be at a later date...
Norma Josephine Boyajian, 79, of St. Joseph passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at her home. Private graveside will be held at a later date. Memorials made be made to the Berrien County Cancer Society. Those wishing to share a memory of Norma online may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com...
Cheryl L. Schinck, 71 of Coloma, passed away unexpectedly Jan. 22, 2020 at Spectrum Health, Lakeland in St. Joseph. Services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, Jan. 25 at Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home where visitation will begin at 12 noon.  Burial will follow in Harris Cemetery...
Glenn Zerler, 82, passed on January 18, 2020 at 7:23 a.m. with his wife Kathy and his long-time caregiver, Marcia Grajauskis, at his bedside. Glenn was a traveler with an incomparable wanderlust; he loved Lake Michigan and the West Basin Marina, where he served on the Recreational Harbor...
Kathy Lynn (Wennerberg) Maxson, 65, passed away on January 2, 2020 in her hometown of St. Joseph, MI. Kathy was born on June 15, 1954, in San Jose, California, to Allan and Gloria (Pitlik) Wennerberg. She was a 1972 graduate of St. Joseph High School and received a degree in journalism from...
Anthony “Tony” Hoffman, 57, of St. Joseph, passed away, Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Spectrum Health Lakeland Hospital in St. Joseph, surrounded by his loving family. A Celebration of Life Service will be held 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 21 at Starks & Menchinger Chapel,...
Marcella Weber, 99, long-time resident of St. Joseph, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 in Mesquite, TX. Marcella was born September 23, 1920 in Hagar Township, MI to Albert and Anna (Swikoski) Berndt. The family will receive guests from 6pm until time of rosary service at...
Scott A. Kerns, 60, of Elkhart, Indiana, formerly of Baroda, passed away, Friday, January 17, 2020 at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. A Celebration of Life visitation will be held from 4:00 until 6:00 P.M. Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Starks & Menchinger Chapel, 2650 Niles Rd., St...
Diane Quinn, 68, of Coloma, passed away on January 14, 2020 at her home. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home in Coloma with visitation beginning at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow in Coloma Cemetery. Memorial...
Alfred Moore Butzbaugh, a widely respected attorney and judge died on January 11, 2020. He was with his family in Fitchburg, WI. He died of complications of a stroke. Services have been entrusted to Starks & Menchinger Chapel & Cremation Services, 269-556-9450. Al was born in Benton...
Dolores Sykora, 89, of Bridgman, MI passed away January 12, 2020, at Woodland Terrace. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 914 Lane Drive, St. Joseph, Michigan on Saturday, January 18th at 11am. Friends may visit at Starks & Menchinger Chapel...
Stephen Louis “Louie” Scheid, 56, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, January 6th, 2020. Following his wishes, cremation has taken place and a celebration of life service will be held at Starks and Menchinger Chapel, 2650 Niles Rd., St. Joseph MI, on January 25, 2020. Family will...
Mark Edwin Belfy, 52, of Coloma passed away unexpectedly Saturday, Jan 11, 2020 at his residence. Cremation has taken place and no services are planned at this time.  Donations in memory of Mark may be made to any charity of the donor's choosing.  Those wishing to leave an online...
Donald Ray Roach, 75, of Dowagiac, MI, passed away peacefully after a prolonged illness in his home on Sunday-January 12, 2020. Arrangements have been entrusted to Clark Chapel – 405 Center St., Dowagiac, MI.   Donald was born on February 29, 1944 in Pocahontas, AR to the late...
Owahn Keith Unger, 68, of Watervliet, passed away on Monday, January 13 at Hanson Hospice Center in Stevensville after a long illness. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, January 17 at Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home in Coloma with...
Joseph G. Adams, 74, of Fishers, IN, formerly of Sister Lakes, MI, passed away peacefully at home on the afternoon of Monday, January 6, 2020. Joseph was born on March 4, 1945 in Benton Harbor, MI, the son of Howard Adams and Irene (Wetzel) Adams Nightlinger. He graduated from Eau Claire High...
Marie (Arth) Dahn, 92, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at the Hanson Hospice Center, Stevensville, Michigan. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, January 11th at 10:00am, at Saint John’s Catholic Church, 600 Columbus Avenue, Benton Harbor, MI...
Velma Delphine Boettcher Skelley of St. Joseph, Michigan, died peacefully at her home in Dowagiac on January 7, 2020. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at First Presbyterian Church, 475 Green Ave., Benton Harbor, MI with Pastor Scott Paul...
Herb Reimers of St Joseph passed away on January 4, 2020 at the age of 96 in St Joseph Michigan. Herb was a man that many people loved. Born on November 13, 1923 in Benton Harbor, Michigan he grew up on his family’s farm. After graduating from Benton Harbor High School in 1942, he was...
Casandra, born at Mercy Hospital in Benton Harbor on November 28, 1956, passed away unexpectedly on December 5, 2019, at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids. A 1975 graduate of Benton Harbor High School, she attended Hope College, then started her working life at Kaywood...
Clifford Otto Pliml, 77, passed away Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 at his home in Stevensville Michigan, surrounded by his family. Cliff was born on August 14th, 1942 and raised in Berwyn, Illinois by his parents Otto and Grace (Nikodem) Pliml. When he was young he earned the highest Boy...
Eli Burton, 101, of Benton Harbor, passed away on Monday, December 23, 2019, at Spectrum Lakeland Health. A celebration of life service will be held on Friday, January 3, 2020, at 10AM at Greater Community Christian Fellowship, 870 Nate Wells Sr. Dr., Benton Harbor with Pastor Nathaniel...


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