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Michael Rene Saladin

November 4, 1954 - August 14, 2019
Kalamazoo, MI



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1830 S. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 349-4961
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Michael Rene Saladin, age 64, died on Wednesday, August 14, 2019. He was born November 4, 1954 in Kalamazoo and graduated from Loy Norrix High School in 1972. He worked for Kalamazoo Metal Finishers for several years and enjoyed watching movies, working on family genealogy and generally being in the company of family. Surviving members of his family include his father Albert (Zenaida) Saladin; 5 siblings: Ken (Diane) Saladin, Linda Saladin, Marie (Reynaldo) Garcia, Elizabeth Saladin Castillo and Francis (Shannon) Saladin; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother Jennie, a brother Albert and an Aunt Marie Kozar. Cremation has taken place and private services will be held at a later date. Please visit Michael’s personal web page at www.BetzlerLifeStory.com, where you can archive a favorite memory or photo and sign his online guestbook. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Arrangements by the Betzler Life Story Funeral Home, 6080 Stadium Drive; Kalamazoo (269) 375-2900.