Trisha L. Kraiger August 01, 1981 - September 22, 2022

Trisha L. Kraiger, 41, of Paw Paw, formerly of Coloma, passed away Thursday morning, September 22, 2022 at her residence following her courageous battle with cancer.

Funeral service times will be finalized on Monday. A Wednesday or Thursday service is anticipated at this moment but please check back on Monday, Sept 26th for confirmation of service day and time. Memorials in Trisha’s honor may be made to the family. Those wishing to share a memory or leave a message for the family online may do so at

Trisha was born August 1, 1981 in St. Joseph, Michigan. Following her high school graduation, she studied at Lake Michigan College and then at Western Michigan University where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree. Trisha was employed as a CT Technician and had worked locally at both Lakeland and Bronson Hospitals. On September 15, 2007 she married Stephen Kraiger and the couple had just celebrated their 15 year anniversary last week. Together they raised their two daughters, Ashlyn and Harper. Trisha was a passionate and loving mother and wife. By nature, she was strong willed and a fighter, but you always knew where you stood with her. She was also an entrepreneur, with her own Etsy shop and Ebay Store

Trisha is survived by her loving family, husband Steve Kraiger and daughters Ashlyn and Harper; her mother and father, Netta and Michael Alsup of Benton Harbor; her grandmother Geletta Martin of Benton Harbor; and her stepbrother Michael Alsup of Kalamazoo.

She was preceded in death by her sister Tonya Nelson, her stepsister Tonia Krause, and her stepbrother Joseph Alsup.