|Birth: ||Jul. 13, 1904|
|Death: ||Aug. 22, 1996|
Van Buren County
Kalamazoo County, Michigan
Friday, Aug. 23, 1996
BOLENBAUGH, Mr. Andrew L.
Formerly of Martin and Gun Lake
Andy was born July 13, 1904 in Wilshire, Ohio, the son of the late John and Mary (Dellinger) Bolenbaugh, and had been a resident of this area most of his life. Andy was a member of the Martin United Methodist Church, where he had been a board member and Sunday School teacher. He also owned and operated Bolenbaugh Hardware Store in Martin from 1946 through 1968. Andy was a member of the Martin Lions Club, the Bradley Masonic Lodge # 296 F & AM, President of the Martin School Board, and a member of the Pipp Hospital Board. Andy loved his community and his family remembers him as a man with a keen sense of humor who never wanted to inconvenience anybody.
His family includes his 3 children and their spouses, Ron and Kay Bolenbaugh of Rockwood, MI, JoAnn and Barry Heywood of Three Rivers, Roger and Jackie Bolenbaugh of Perry, MI; grandchildren, Rebecca A. Bolenbaugh, David A. Bolenbaugh, Andrew L. Bolenbaugh; several nieces and nephews. Andy died August 22, 1996 in Paw Paw, and was preceded in death by his wife, Lucy in 1983; a sister, Lucy Hicks; and a brother, Floyd Bolenbaugh.
Friends may spend time with his family today 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at the Rupert, Durham, Marshall and Gren Funeral Home, Plainwell Chapel. Celebration of Life Services will be held Saturday 11 a.m. at the Martin Methodist Church, Pastor William Bills officiating. Burial will follow in the family plot in South Martin Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be made to the Martin Methodist Church.
South Martin Cemetery
Created by: Karin King
Record added: Jan 04, 2013
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