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Jane Drake

May 8, 1947 - February 10, 2019
Kalamazoo, MI


Graveside Service

Friday, February 15, 2019
12:00 PM EST
Genessee Prairie Cemetery
3555 S. 11th St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49009


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1830 S. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 349-4961
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Life Story / Obituary


Age 71, died on February 10, 2019. Jane was born May 8, 1947 the daughter of Dolty and Gladys Stanfill. Known as a humble and giving person, she was always there for her family who were her pride and joy. She was preceded in death by her husband, Orie, and her father, Dolty. Surviving are her son: Wesley (April) Carter; grandchildren: Brittany Carter, Cody Dimond, and Dakota Dimond; mother: Gladys; siblings: Don (Janice) Stanfill and Donna (Len) Bierenga; and many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A graveside service will be held at Genessee Prairie Cemetery on Friday (Feb. 15) at 12 PM. Arrangements by Betzler Life Story Funeral Home, 6080 Stadium Dr. Kalamazoo (269) 375-2900.