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WILMA M. SCHALK


EPSON scanner imageWilma M. Schalk, 77 of Henrico, VA formerly of Cedar Springs, died Friday, November 7, 2014 in Virginia. Mrs. Schalk was born on July 10, 1937 in Canton, Ohio the daughter of Harold and Ottillia (Branch) Karns. She was a homemaker and worked for her husband at their Veterinary Clinic. She loved spending time with her family, grandchildren and great grandchildren, and had enjoyed camping and horse racing. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star. Surviving are her husband, Dr. Lawrence Schalk; children, Debra (Dean) Parker, Robert (Dennise) Schalk, William (Leah) Schalk; grandchildren, Johnathan Schoommaker, Sarah, Samuel, and Savannah Schalk, Jason (Cyndi) Parker, Julie (Bob) Robinson, Jeremy (Haley) Parker, Rebbecca (David) McDonald, Laura, Kristin, and Ryan Schalk; 13 great grandchildren; sister, Barbara (Jerry) Dennis; brother, John (Raylene) Karns; cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents. The family will greet friends Friday from 6-8 pm at the Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home, Cedar Springs where services will be held Saturday 11:00 am. Pastor William Schalk officiating. Interment Solon Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Virginia, 1700 Bayberry Court, Suite 300, Richmond, VA 23226.

Arrangements by Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home, Cedar Springs.

 

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Vicki Johnson-Becker


Vicki Sue Johnson-Becker, 54 of Howard City, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Mercy Health St. Mary’s. Vicki was born May 28, 1959 in Detroit, MI the daughter of Gerald and Glenda (Headrick) Collis. She was a very caring person, an awesome mom and grandma and was known to her grandkids as “Hammy”. She had worked for Ferris State University for over 20 years and had recently been a home health aide. Surviving are her children, Audrea (Tom) DeLong, Jacob (Melissa) Johnson, Jessica (Matthew) Poling; 3 grandchildren, Leigha, Elijah, Esch; father, Gerald (Lois) Collis, sisters, Kathy (Thomas) Hill, Rebecca Collis; nephews and niece, Ryan and Randy Nazionale, Renee Radin, Justin Collis. She was preceded in death by her brother, Gregory and mother, Glenda.The service will be held Saturday, March 8 at the Cedar Springs United Methodist Church. Pastor Mary Ivanov officiating. Interment Solon Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice. Arrangements by to Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home, Cedar Springs.

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Theresa M. Feltenbarger


Theresa M. Feltenbarger, age 54, of Cedar Springs, passed away on Tuesday, December 7, 2010. She is survived by her husband, Arthur; daughter, Jennifer Tompkins and fiancé Greg VanCamp of Greenville; grandchildren, Jacob Gildner, and Robert Tompkins; mother, Mrs. Helen Jones of Cedar Springs, brother, Charles and Kim Jones of Georgia, and Keith Jones of Cedar Springs; sister, Barb and Dave McBride of Cedar Springs, and Diane and Robert Cronkright of Cedar Springs; nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Walter Jones, and her brother, Walter Jones, Jr. The service for Theresa will be Friday at 11:00 a.m. at the Pederson Funeral Home, Rockford with Pastor Jennings Johnson officiating. Interment in Solon Township Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the needs of the family. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the funeral home on Thursday from 2 to 4 and  6 to 8 p.m.
The Pederson Funeral Home, Rockford
www.pedersonfuneralhome.com

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Ralph C. Elder


Ralph C. Elder, 65 of Cedar Springs, died Monday, December 6, 2010 at Spectrum Health – Butterworth Campus. Ralph was born July 12, 1945 in Cedar Springs, MI the son of Cecil and Virginia (Hanna) Elder. He had worked for Fisher Body on Alpine Avenue retiring in 1979. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, family euchre tournaments, and was the Yahtzee King. Surviving are his wife, Debra; children, Ralph (Elizabeth) Elder Jr. of Pierson, Beth Elder (Alan) McGahan of Cedar Springs; stepson, Timothy Wert of Cedar Springs; grandchildren, Anne Marie, Justin, Alex, Levi, Grace, Samantha, Douglas, Bianca, and Dominic; great grandchildren, Makayla and Kaleb; mother, Virginia Fisher of Sand Lake; brother, Jerry (Darlene) Elder; sister, Judy (Dan) Sturgeon; parents-in-law, David and Marillyn Wert; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Reed Elder in 2007 and a brother, Jack in 2010. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6-8 pm at the Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home, Cedar Springs, www.blisswitterspike.com where services will be held Thursday 11:00 am. Pastor Doug DiBell officiating. Interment Solon Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association.

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