Aug 1st 1953 - Mar 7th 2005
Passed away Monday, March 7, 2005 in Kalamazoo. Nola was born August 1, 1953 in Kalamazoo, the daughter of Lloyd and Margaret (Hoag) Bair. She attended St. Margaret's Church, where she helped with flower arrangements. Nola enjoyed helping those in need. She loved gardening, her dogs, her doll and jewelry collections and enjoyed reading Tarrot cards for people. On December 31, 1968, in Plainwell, she married Michael Rankin, who survives. Also surviving are 2 sons, Michael II (Brenda) Rankin of VanNuys, CA, and Anthony Rankin of Otsego; twin grandchildren, Jaqhia and Ashtyn. Friends may meet the family from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the Winkel Funeral Home Otsego where a Memorial Service will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m., Rev. Fr. Donald P. Klingler officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Margaret's Church Building Fund.