11-16-2017 Tri-City Area Obituaries



Alvin B. Veverka, age 94 years of Fremont, Michigan, passed away on Thursday evening, November 9, 2017 at his home.

He was born on May 9, 1923 in Benton Harbor, Michigan to Frank & Francis (Moshier) Veverka.  Alvin was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II, and he had been a truck driver for Signal Trucking Company in St. Joseph for many years until his retirement.  On April 26, 1946 he married Carrie Emma Mundt and she preceded him in death on September 28, 2012.  He was also preceded in death by two sisters and a brother.

Alvin is survived by three sons:  Charles (Suzanne) Veverka, Jerry (Phyllis) Veverka, David (Kathy) Veverka; several grandchildren & great-grandchildren; and twin great-great-grandchildren.

A funeral service was held on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at the Davidson Chapel – Florin Funeral Service, Coloma.  Interment was at North Shore Memory Gardens in Hagar Township, Michigan.    Please share memories, messages or photos at www.florin.net.

Death Notices

William “Bill” Stoddard, 75, of Laketown MI, formerly of Hartford died Nov. 7, 2017. Dykstra Funeral Home – Mulder Chapel, Holland

Kathleen Stockwell, 98, of Temple TX, formerly of Hartford, died Nov. 9, 2017. Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford

Jeanie “Jean” Reves, 62, died Nov. 6, 2017.

Harold E. Fischer, 88, of Benton Harbor died Nov. 14, 2017. Starks & Menchinger Chapel and Cremation Services, St. Joseph