Kathleen P. Butler, 73, of Bainbridge Township died Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at the Lakeland Spectrum Hospital in St. Joseph.

Family services celebrating her life will be held at a later date and cremation has taken place. Arrangements are by the Fairplain Chapel of Florin Funeral Service in Benton Township. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Please share memories or messages at www.florin.net.

Kathleen was born on May 29, 1947 in Benton Harbor to Max and Emma Bomke. She married her husband, Julius Butler, and together they brought up their family and farmed the family’s fruit and vegetable farm in Bainbridge Township. She enjoyed going to farmers markets in the area and traveling with her son to his conventions. She was both a homemaker and a farmer who loved and cared for her family.

Her family includes her husband, Julius; and her two sons, Keith Butler of Benton Harbor and David Butler of Benton Harbor.


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