Life Stories

Obituary for Robert Charles Butts

   Life Stories | Posted on January 17, 2019
Robert Charles Butts, 87, a longtime resident of Berrien Springs, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at Royalton Manor. Born November 2, 1931, he grew up in Streator, Illinois, the adopted son of Charles and... read more

Memorial Service for Charles W. "Knobby" Mauro

   Life Stories | Posted on January 17, 2019
Charles W. “Knobby” Mauro passed away peacefully on January 8, 2019. His Celebration of Life will be held at Pioneer Memorial Church in Berrien Springs, Michigan, on February 2, 2019, at 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations... read more

Obituary for Joyce Arlene Fitch

   Life Stories | Posted on January 17, 2019
Joyce A. Fitch, 93, of Berrien Springs, passed away at her home on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. Services will be held at a later date. Following cremation, her ashes will be returned to Rose... read more

Death of PT Alum Michael Kofi Adu

   Life Stories | Posted on January 17, 2019
Michael Kofi Adu, age 37, of Columbia, Maryland, passed away on Jan. 13, 2019. Michael earned a BHS in 2005 and a Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2007 from Andrews University. A celebration of Michael’s life will be... read more

Obituary for Ruth Elizabeth Merkel

   Life Stories | Posted on January 10, 2019
Ruth Elizabeth (Vitrano) Merkel was born on November 23, 1931, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Justus and Grace (Parfitt) Vitrano. She died on January 8, 2019, in Ooltewah, Tennessee, at the age of 87 years, 1 month and 16... read more

Obituary for Margaret Edna Logan

   Life Stories | Posted on January 9, 2019
Margaret Edna Bohn Logan passed to her rest on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, in her home in Berrien Township. Margaret was born June 1, 1925, in Pontiac, Michigan, to Edna and William Bohn, a... read more

Death of Michelle (Adame) Rodriguez

   Life Stories | Posted on January 8, 2019
NOTE: A local service is planned for Michelle on Wednesday, January 9, at 6:30 p.m. in the Spanish Seventh-day Adventist Church, 210 W Ferry Street, Berrien Springs. Michelle Rodriguez (formerly known... read more

Obituary for Judy May Aitken

   Life Stories | Posted on December 18, 2018
A spiritual giant in the form of a humble, compassionate woman, Judy May Aitken peacefully fell asleep in Jesus on the morning of December 10, 2018, at her home in Eau Claire. She was surrounded by her loving... read more