W. Russell Parmelee, 102, of Hopkins passed away on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at his home. Mr. Parmelee was born Oct. 19, 1911, on the farm on 18th Street that his grandparents settled in 1856.
Bob Calkins, 76, of Mentor, Ohio, passed away June 20, 2014, at his residence in the presence of his family. He was born June 24, 1937, in Wayland.
Francis Rodney Dunklee Jr., 60, of Shelbyville passed away June 14, 2014. Rod was born Dec. 31, 1953, to Francis and Rosa Dunklee in Allegan.
Eleanor L. Nielsen, 79, of Allegan died Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at her home. Eleanor was born May 16, 1935, in Trowbridge Township the daughter of Claude and Ethel Louise (Jones) Huff.
Helen Donna Brush, 80, of South Haven died Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at South Haven Hospital. She was born Sept. 26, 1933, to Maurice and Dorothy (Beaty) Burrows.
Randy Wilson Branham, 54, of Allegan passed away Friday, June 13, 2014, at his home. He was born June 5, 1960, in Allegan, the son of Andy and Arlene (Brown) Branham.
Aaron James Commissaris was born Oct. 19, 1945, in Salem Township, the son of Abram and Henrietta (Kuiper) Commissaris.
Helen Hitchcock, 86, of Miner Lake, Allegan, passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014, at Bickford Assisted Living, Battle Creek.
Dolores Rose Howard, 85, of Allegan, passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014, at Wings Home. She was born May 9, 1929, in Gaylord, the daughter of Louis and Gertrude Nowaczyk.
Opal's life began Dec. 7, 1945, in Otsego. She is retired from Whirlpool where she worked for more than 30 years in their payroll department.