Obituaries

Joan C. Jacobs, age 92 of Kalamazoo, passed away on April 8, 2022. She was born June 29, 1929 in Three Rivers the daughter of Charles Peters and Ella Buck. During her life, Joan was a volunteer at the Three Rivers Hospital, and a member of the hospital’s Auxiliary. She married her husband, Richard...
Russell Charles Hagenbuch, 76, of Centreville, passed away Friday, April 8, 2022 at Bowman Place Assisted Living Community. He was born April 13, 1945 in Three Rivers, the son of Samuel C. and Alma (Gotschall) Hagenbuch. Russell graduated from Three Rivers High School, where he played football and...
Shirley Ruth Shelton, 73, of Kalamazoo, passed away Friday, April 8, 2022 at Ascension Borgess Hospital. She was born January 2, 1949 in Plantersville, Alabama, the daughter of Thomas and Christine (Harville) Shelton. A longtime resident of Three Rivers, she worked as an administrative assistant...
Susan Helen “Susie” Brokaw, 71, of Three Rivers, passed away Saturday, March 26, 2022. She was born March 10, 1951 in Flint, the daughter of Thomas and Ellen (DuPraw) Farney, and earned her bachelor’s degree in Physical Education from Eastern Michigan University. Susie worked as a PE teacher at...
Richard Jacobs, 95 of Kalamazoo, passed away Monday, March 28, 2022. Richard was born on Aug. 31, 1926 in White Pigeon to William and Edith (Gray) Jacobs. Richard served his country during WWll as a Seaman first Class. He married the love of his Life Joan Peters on Jan. 1, 1948 in White Pigeon....
Carl Newton “Bud” Slocum, 84, of Three Rivers, passed away Monday, March 28, 2022 at Three Rivers Health. He was born on January 24, 1938 in Three Rivers and never left. Carl married the love of his life, Kathleen L. Kastead, on April 14, 1973. Their union lasted 49 years. He was in the Air Force...
Jerry Warren Martinsen, age 69 of Three Rivers, died Friday, April 1, 2022 at Fairview Living and Rehabilitation in Centreville. He was born in Three Rivers on April 15, 1952 the son of Einar Gustav Martinsen and Shirley E. (Selvig) Martinsen. He graduated from Three Rivers High School with the...
Heather Jean Osborn of Three Rivers, age 45, passed away peacefully at home on March 31, 2022 surrounded by her family. Heather was born on May 4th 1976 in Three Rivers, a daughter of Bob and Patty (Bellew) Johannes. Heather attended Marcellus High School and went on to work at Syndicate, Forester...
Marie was born on February 16, 1926 at Woodburn, Indiana. Her parents are Carl and Emma (Messman) Knoblauch. Marie is the seventh of their ten children (Harold, Anita, Edith, Herman, Mildred, Otto, Marie, Norma, Evelyn, Erwin) Living today are her sister Norma Jacobs and her brother Erwin (Marilyn...
Jeffery Roger Kline, 61, of Three Rivers, passed away Monday, March 28, 2022 at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. He was born August 27, 1960 in Three Rivers, the son of Ronald and Gwendolyn (Marvin) Kline, and graduated from Three Rivers High School. Jeffery worked at several trailer factories and...

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