06-21-2018 Tri-City Area Obituaries

LORI D’ANN JARVIS Lori’s life began October 30, 1960, in Hastings, Nebraska. She grew up in Hastings and after high school Lori continued her education earning a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Art from the University of Nebraska Lincoln. While in Nebraska, Lori put her journalism degree to use working for the Lincoln Journal Star. She later became an Alcohol and Drug Prevention Specialist in Nebraska.

JACK E. HERMAN Jack’s life began September 29, 1937 in Benton Harbor. He was a lifetime area resident and worked at Whirlpool Corporation for 28 years. Jack enjoyed life and the laid back days which came with retirement. He found great joy spending time with his loving family which includes: his wife of 56 years Marguerite Herman; four children Jack (Patty) Herman of Galien, Mary Herman of Coloma, Larry Herman of Coloma, and Edward (Nancy) Herman of Casselberry, FL; two grandchildren Blake and Brooke Herman; two siblings Charles Herman and Corrine Elgin; and several nieces and nephews.

Death Notices Larry Alan Lerke, 71, of Stevensville died June 12, 2018 at Hanson Hospice Center, Stevensville. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph Linda Sue (Lawyer) Chapman, 72, of Stevensville died June 13, 2018. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph Kenneth Charles Chappel, 69, of Coloma died June 14, 2018 at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes, Benton Harbor Sondra Lee Councell, 78, of Hartford died June 16, 2018 at home. Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford John P. Robinson, 89, of St. Joseph died June 15, 2018 at Caretel Inns of Lakeland. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph Emma Annie Bomke, 100, of Bainbridge Township died March 24, 2018 at home. Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes, Benton Harbor Mark A. Wagner, 42, of St. Joseph died June 19, 2018 at Lakeland Medical Center, St. Joseph. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph