Carol B. Rainford

Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home

In memoriam of Carol B. Rainford, 12/20/1933 - 11/10/2014

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Carol B. Rainford, 80, of Coloma, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 10, 2014 at Orchard Grove Care Center in Benton Harbor.

Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday at Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home in Coloma. Visitation will be held immediately prior to the service beginning at 10 a.m. until service time.

Memorials in Carol's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.

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Carol was born Dec. 20, 1933 in Michigan City, Indiana to Daniel and Mertice Seifert.. Her family then moved to SW Michigan where Carol graduated from Three Oaks High School. She spent most of her life raising her family of three children. Later in life she worked for a number of years at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Coloma. Carol also enjoyed crocheting and would make articles that she would then take to the local hospital to be given to infants or the sick.

Carol is survived by her son, Steven Gutschow of Ada, Michigan; her daughter Linda (Randy) Tetzlof of Cross, Indiana; her brother, Max Seifert of Ohio; two sisters, Betty Ward of Florida and Mary Bross of Benton Harbor; six grandchildren, four great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Carol was preceded in death by her daughter Kathy Churchill.