Joel D. Galinis, age 72, of Kalamazoo, MI passed away unexpectedly Tuesday March 28, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Wilma "Billie" Galinis, his sister Carole Beenen. He will be missed by his wife Diane J. Galinis (Koster), his daughter Elizabeth A. Galinis, his sister Judy (Paul) Jensen, brother in law Donny Beenen, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Joel was a retiree of General Motors. He loved the outdoors, an avid hunter and fisherman. The Memorial Service will be held Monday 1:00 PM at the Arsulowicz Brothers Remembrance Mortuary, 3525 Remembrance Rd NW where his family will receive visitors one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions to the Great Lakes Alliance https://donate.greatlakes.org/ will be appreciated.