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Barbara

Barbara Janis (Sutton) Bushong

d. October 9, 2023

Battle Creek,

Barbara Janis (Sutton)Bushong, 76, of Battle Creek, Michigan passed away on Monday, October 9, 2023.

Barb was born August 7, 1947 in Sarasota, Florida the daughter of Richard and Janis (Iams) Sutton. She grew up in Battle Creek and was a 1965 graduate of Harper Creek High School. 

She is survived by her son, Cabe Allen, of Chicago, Illinois. Barb was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Janis; and brother, Kevin.

Barb loved gardening and crafts.  She dedicated countless hours in her gardens and creating handcrafted gifts and items for friends and family. Barb will be remembered as a bright and shining light. A caring and giving mother. A thoughtful and generous friend. A kind and gentle soul. 

 

Friends will be received 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 4, 2023, at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Cremation Preneed Care, where a service to celebrate Barb’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. following the visitation. Inurnment will be held later at North Sherwood Cemetery in Sherwood, Michigan.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association. Personal messages for the family may be placed here at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.

 

Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Tuesday, November 4, 0223

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Cremation Preneed Care

105 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017

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Saturday, November 4, 2023

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105 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017

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