Posted By:AS
Subject:Re: Searles kalamazoo, Michigan
Post Date:January 30, 2005 at 14:36:04
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Forum:Kalamazoo County, MI Genealogy Forum
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No obit for Myron or Cynthia Searles

Kalamazoo Gazette Nov 3, 1952 page 28
LeRoy C. Searles 903 Stockbridge Ave, died sunday Morning (Nov 2) born January 27 1894 Watervielt, MI son of Myron and C=ynthia Searles, lived here 40 years. employed as oiler for Kalamazoo Vegetalbe Parchment Co., 25 years. survived by Pauline, wife, sons-Robert, Max, Kenneth of Kalamazoo, Pfc Richard with the marines. brother William and sister Grace Shadinger of Kalamazoo, 5 grand children, Langland Chapel, buried Maountain Home Cemetery, Otsego, MI

Kalamazoo Gazette July 3, 1970 B7
William F. Searles formally of 1125 Nichols Rod passed wasy Friday morning, born June 28 1892 Water Vielt, self-employed construction retired 1961, proceeded by wife Jessie I. April 18 1964, survived by several nieces and nephews, buried Mt. Ever-Rest Cememtery.

Alice Searles married Harry W. Duffy 1904 Vol 6 p. 196
Harry W. Duffey 21 of Kalamazoo, born VanBuren, Fireman, parents Eugene Duffey Jennie Webster, Alice Searley 19, Watervielt, born MI, parents Myron Searles Cynthia Garrett, Witness-Loren Searles of Breedsville, MI and Myron Searles of Watervilet, MI Jan 9, 1904

Alice Duffy died 1918 in Kalamazoo. They had one daughter Agnes who married a Billingham living in Kalamzoo in 1955.

Harry remarried Gertrude Brown. Harry died March 1955, buried Maple Hill Cemetery, Hartford, MI

Roy Searls married Pauline Young 1912
William Searles married Jessie Carder 1912

WWI records-
Edward Shadinger- cook, Med Corps Serv. July 13, 1917
Born to Mark Henry and Ageline Shadinger on March 2, 1893 Portland, Oregon, husband of Grace S. Shadinger, mustered out Apr 21, 1919 Camp Custer, MI

Hope that helps,