LORI ANN SMITH Lori Ann Smith, 57, of Hartford, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 30, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home in Coloma. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Watervliet. Visitation with family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials in Lori’s memory may be made to 21st Century Home Health Care. Those wishing to leave a message or share a memory with the family online may do so at www.duffieldpastrick.com.
NANCY BOHN Nancy Bohn, age 78, of Plainwell (formerly of Watervliet) passed away on December 27, 2018. Nancy was born on February 25, 1940, to Ralph and Geraldine (Peter) Spillers. Following Nancy’s wishes there will be no memorial services. Nancy’s family includes her children: Dorothy Bohn, Gerald (Penny) Bohn, Diane Stull, Ronald (Rhonda) Bohn; five grandchildren: Ryan Taylor, Karen Bohn, Sarah Bohn, Jordan Bohn, Taylor Bohn; her siblings: Jean Froehlich and Carol (Peter) Kobe as well as several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 39 years, William and her sister Elsie Kimball. The family is being served by McCowen & Secord Funeral Homes (269 685-5881).
BARBARA FLAGEL Barbara’s life began March 12, 1938 in Sodus, Michigan and she spent most of her lifetime in Southwest Michigan, graduating from Benton Harbor High School. In 1952 Barbara’s brother introduced her to Leonard Flagel, they married four years later and were blessed with 62 years of happiness.
Death Notices Claude T. Gorman Jr., 87, of Watervliet died Dec. 26, 2018 at Rose Arbor Hospice Residence, Kalamazoo. Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford Michael W. Dahms, 70, of Coloma died Dec. 27, 2018. Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Coloma Helmut G. Hoffman, 69, of Coloma died Dec. 27, 2018. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph Mary Christine Strait, 73, of Hartford died Dec. 27, 2018 at home. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph Sandy Robinson Duck, 59, of Sodus died Dec. 29, 2018 at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Duffield & Pastrick Family Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Coloma Susan Weber, 74, of Bainbridge Twp. died Dec. 30, 2018 at Countryside Rehabilitation Center, South Haven. Hutchins Funeral Home, Watervliet Alfred Schetlizki, 80, of Lawrence died Dec. 29, 2018 at Countryside Nursing and Rehabilitation Community, South Haven. Filbrandt Family Funeral Home, South Haven