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Frieda Eddington

October 17, 1923 - March 20, 2021
Kalamazoo, MI



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Elara Caring Hospice
4664 Campus Drive, Suite 101A
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(800) 379-1600
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1830 S. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 349-4961
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Frieda Eddington, age 97, passed away on Saturday, March 20, 2021. She was born in Chicago on October 17, 1923 and was preceded in death by her husband James in 1995; an infant son James Dennis in 1946; daughter-in-law Judy in 2018; 2 sisters: Edna DeBoer and Anna Balding; and 2 brothers: Alfred Beutler and Edward Beutler. She is survived by her son Dan; 2 grandchildren: Randy (Melissa) Eddington and Jennifer (Jim) McCarthy; three great granddaughters: Deanna and Sarah Fagerness, Elizabeth (Collin) Prideaux; a sister Ollie (Marv) Rutgers; a brother Art (Bev) Beutler; a sister-in-law Carol Beutler; a great grandson Asher Prideaux. Private burial services will be held at Riverside Cemetery. Please visit Frieda’s personal memory page at www.BetzlerLifeStory.com where you can archive a favorite memory or photo, and sign her online guestbook. Memorial contributions may be made to Elara Caring Hospice. Betzler Life Story Funeral Home, 6080 Stadium Drive (375-2900).