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Jane Elizabeth Thomas


c-obit-thomasJane Elizabeth (Marsh) Thomas, 81, of Bass Lake, Gowen, passed away quietly on November 17, 2016, in her home surrounded by her loving family.  She was preceded in death by her mother and father, Sylvia Mae Robinson and Walter Munson Cole; her husband of 32 years, Alvin Thomas; her beloved son, Thomas Marsh; her brothers, Waldo (Buddy) Cole, James (Pen) Cole and Robert (Pleck) Cole and her twin sister, Joanne Hysell.  She is survived by her six daughters, Vicki (Chris) Nelson, Bobbi (Doug) Bittenbender, Sandy (Steve) Pike, Linda Miller, Kimberly Brown, and Sara Ortiz; her 15 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren; and her sisters, Susan Walker and Barbara Schondelmayer.  Jane’s daughters wish to convey their sincerest appreciation to the wonderful Care Team from Kindred Hospice for the love and attention shown to their mother in her final days.  A private family memorial service will be held for Jane’s immediate family.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Jane can be made to Kindred Hospice, 625 Kenmore Ave SE, Suite 115, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49546.  Hurst Funeral Home is serving the family, and memories and messages of condolence may be shared at www.hurstfh.com.

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Catch of the Week


While visiting their Grandma and Grandpa Robinson on Bass Lake, near Gowen, these three boys—Tyler Robinson, 3, Nick Robinson, 5, and Nathan Robinson, 9—had fun catching some pan fish and releasing them. They are the children of Bob and Julie Robinson.

Congratulations to Tyler, Nick and Nathan! You made the Post Catch of the Week!

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Catch of the Week


OUT-Catch-Hannah-ReedOUT-Catch-Zachary-ReedHannah Reed, 6, and Zachary Reed, 6, of Cedar Springs, were fishing at their grandma and grandpa’s cottage at Bass Lake, in Gowen, on Monday, May 27, when they caught these beauties. Hannah and Zachary are the children of David and Kerri Reed, and attend Cedar Trails Elementary.

Way to go, Hannah and Zachary!  You made the Post Catch of the Week!

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