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Ernestine A. Sears

November 30, 1922 August 24, 2018
Ernestine A. Sears
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Obituary for Ernestine A. Sears

Ernestine A. Sears, age 95, of Sturgis, MI passed away Friday, August 24, 2018 at Thurston Woods Village.
She was born Nov. 30, 1922 in Beatrice, NE a daughter to the late Anargyrus and Edith (Witzsche) Kaloides.
Ernestine has been a resident of Sturgis since 1976, moving here from Denver, CO and previous to that Beatrice, NE.
On Oct. 3, 1943 in Beatrice, NE she married Sinclair C. Sears. He preceded her in death Oct. 21, 1999.
She was a homemaker and was an active member of Lima United Methodist Church. She enjoyed watching TV, especially old Westerns.
Surviving are a son: Kerry (Donna) Sears of Sturgis, MI; a daughter: Judy (Jim) Yockey of Idaho Falls, ID; 2 grandchildren: Nicole (Richard) Dudek of Sturgis, MI and Christopher (Erica) Sears of Three Rivers, MI; 1 great-grandchild: Wyatt Dudek.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a great-granddaughter: Shelby Sears, 9 sisters and one brother.
According to her wishes cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service celebrating her life will be held at a later date to be announced.
Memorial donations may be directed to the family, envelopes are available at the Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 807 E. Chicago Rd., Sturgis, MI who has been entrusted with the arrangements.
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4:30 PM 8/31/2018 4:30:00 PM
Oak Lawn Cemetery

300 E. South Street
Sturgis, Michigan 49091

Oak Lawn Cemetery
300 E. South Street Sturgis 49091 Michigan
United States

memorial service




1:00 PM 9/1/2018 1:00:00 PM
Lima United Methodist Church

6900 N County Rd 450 W, Shipshewana, IN 46565
Shipshewana, indiana 46565

Lima United Methodist Church
6900 N County Rd 450 W, Shipshewana, IN 46565 Shipshewana 46565 indiana
United States

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