KATHLEEN M. MEYERS Kathleen’s life began December 21, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois. She spent most of her life in Southwest Michigan. She earned a bachelor’s degree in health studies from Western Michigan University. She then worked as a registered nurse at Watervliet Community Hospital, then Whirlpool Corporation, and lastly she worked at Lakeland Hospital in St. Joseph. Outside of work Kathleen enjoyed sewing, playing bingo, and bird watching. Kathleen leaves behind a loving family which includes: five children Bruce (Nancy) Meyers, Gregory Meyers, Janice (Dale) Smith, Cindy (Steve) Graffenius, and Christine Meyers; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law Diane Meyers; a brother Edward Glavin; and several nieces and nephews. Kathleen died Saturday, August 3, 2019, at Royalton Manor. She is preceded in death by: two sons Mark Meyers and Jeffery Meyers; five sisters Margaret, Josephine, Mary, Anna Mae, and Eileen; and her parents Stephen and Margaret (Foley) Glavin. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, August 8, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Watervliet. You may leave a message of comfort for Kathleen’s family at hutchinsfuneral.com.
Death Notices Roy Dean McCarley, 74, formerly of Watervliet died July 6, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City MO. Craig E. Carlson, 61, of Benton Harbor died Aug. 1, 2019 at Spectrum Health Lakeland Hospital, St. Joseph. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph John Kelemen, 68, of Benton Harbor died July 31, 2019 in Tennessee. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph Yvonne J. Merle, 93, of Bridgman died Aug. 5, 2019. Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Benton Harbor Alphonse J. Calabrese, 76, of Hartford died Aug. 4, 2019 at his sister’s home. Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford