Murryne Barnett

September 23, 1918 - August 7, 2015
Kalamazoo, MI



Friday, August 14, 2015
2:00 PM EDT
Almena Cemetery
County Road 375
Almena Twp., MI


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Wings of Hope Hospice
530 Linn Street, Suite A
Allegan, MI 49010
(269) 686-8659
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Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

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


Age 96. Died August 7, 2015 in Allegan. Murryne was born September 23, 1918 in Paw Paw, the daughter of Asa "Ford" Sheldon and Eva (Holt) Barnett. She worked at the Upjohn Company for 33 years and was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Paw Paw. Murryne was preceded in death by her son, James L. Barnett; granddaughter, Denise Korteway; sister, Catherine Brown and brother-in-law, William Brown. Surviving are a daughter-in-law, Shirley Barnett; niece Rosemary (Michael) Jungle and nephew, Dale Brown. Cremation will take place. Graveside services will be held Friday 2:00 PM at Almena Cemetery. Visit where you can sign her book and archive a favorite memory or photo. Memorial donations may be made to Wings of Hope Hospice. Arrangements by Life Story Funeral Homes, Betzler & Thompson – Paw Paw; 60900 M-40 (657-3870).