Jeffrey Alan Hammersmith, 61

Jeffrey Alan Hammersmith, 61, of the Saugatuck/Douglas area and most recently of Glenn, passed away Nov. 25, 2017, at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo. 

Jeff was born Dec. 5, 1955, in Defiance, Ohio. 

He is preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Louise Hammersmith, and brother Ronald. 

Jeff is survived by his partner of 27 years, Tim Tuckerman; as well as brothers, Craig, Dennis and Ed; and sister Kathy. 

Jeff loved the holidays where many people were lucky to receive some of his handmade gift boxes full of his favorite holiday goodies. He was known to many people in and around town as he stopped at his favorite places, spreading his cheer and joy to everyone.  

Jeff was well loved especially for his antics, which brought a smile to everyone’s face.   He will be missed by all that knew and loved him.

At Jeff’s request, no services will be held and following his wishes, cremation has taken place.

Memorial contributions can be made to Al Van Humane Society, PO Box 421, South Haven, MI 49090.


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