Andrews University Agenda News and Events at Andrews University en-us Copyright 2018, Andrews University Mon, 19 Mar 2018 20:05:00 -0000 Mon, 19 Mar 2018 20:05:00 -0000 Kathleen Ekkens Passes Away <p> Kathleen Ekkens, 77, of Berrien Springs, Michigan, died Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at her home.</p> <p> Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 27, at Pioneer Memorial Church on the campus of Andrews University, Berrien Springs. Friends are invited to visit from 6&ndash;8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, at Allred Funeral Home, Berrien Springs, and to leave online messages at <a href="" target="_blank"></a>. Memorial donations may be made to WAUS Radio c/o Andrews University or to Camp Au Sable, Grayling, Michigan.</p> <p> Kathy was born December 18, 1939, in Battle Creek, Michigan, the daughter of Carolyn (Everest) and Donald Moon. She lived in Berrien Springs for the last 25 years and was a member of Pioneer Memorial Church. She retired in 2009 from the Seminary at Andrews University, where she had been a secretary.</p> <p> Survivors include her three daughters, Laura Keller, Julie Verhelle and Karen Case; her son, John Holland; 10 grandchildren; and her sister, Eileen Horne.</p> <p> She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald Moon and Carolyn Lawson, and her brother, Donald &ldquo;Bud&rdquo; Moon.</p> Thu, 26 Oct 2017 14:52:11 +0000