Places

  • Battle Creek is also known as: Calhoun County / Battle Creek city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Rob Van Dam (wrestler and actor), Jason Newsted (musician and songwriter), Dann Howitt (baseball player), Rick Snyder (businessperson and investor), Nolan Henke (golfer), Rachel Norris (actor), and Frankie Ballard (singer-songwriter).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Battle Creek Enquirer.

  • Battle Creek is home to the following sports teams: Battle Creek Revolution.

History

Battle Creek, known as the "Cereal City", is the world headquarters of Kellogg Company, founded by Will Keith Kellogg in 1906, whose brother, Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, invented cold breakfast cereal as an alternative to the traditional meat-based breakfast. It is also the founding location of Post Cereals which is now Post Holdings, as well as the location of a Ralston Foods cereal factory owned by Ralcorp. Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, director of the Battle Creek Sanitarium, was featured in the T. C. Boyle novel The Road to Wellville and the movie of the same name. The Battle Creek Sanitarium, which is now the Battle Creek Federal Center building, is still one of the tallest buildings in Battle Creek. This building is a historical marker to the city and the state of Michigan. In 1982, voters approved merging...

The official website for the city of Battle Creek is http://ci.battle-creek.mi.us/.

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Battle Creek Obituaries

It was reported on February 28th, 2016 that Melvin "Red" Stege died in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Stege was 93 years old and was born in Rich Two, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Melvin "Red"'s life.

It was written by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 26th, 2016 that Harmon Lee Brady passed away in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Brady was 96 years old and was born in Morgan Co, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Harmon Lee's life.

It was written by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 21st, 2016 that Robert C "Bob" Carroll passed on in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Carroll was 93 years old and was born in Roakoke, VA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert C "Bob"'s life.

It was noted by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on February 17th, 2016 that Steven L Kurth died in Elmbrook, Wisconsin.  Kurth was 68 years old and was born in Battle Creek, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Steven L's life.

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 7th, 2016 that Louis Mertz "Jack" Saye passed on in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Saye was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Louis Mertz "Jack"'s life.

It was written by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 2nd, 2016 that Rosalie Carol Keiser (Barrett) passed away in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Ms. Keiser was 71 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rosalie Carol's life.

It was written by The County Journal on January 28th, 2016 that Barbara J "Ma J" Welty (Condon) passed on in St Louis, Illinois.  Ms. Welty was 72 years old and was born in Battle Creek, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Barbara J "Ma J"'s life.

It was disclosed by The County Journal on January 28th, 2016 that Barbara J "Ma J" Welty (Condon) passed away in St Louis, Illinois.  Ms. Welty was 72 years old and was born in Battle Creek, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Barbara J "Ma J"'s life.

It was revealed by Kalamazoo Gazette on January 26th, 2016 that Hung Chui died in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Chui was 88 years old and was born in Guangdong, .  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Hung's life.

It was written by Kalamazoo Gazette on January 17th, 2016 that Robert "Herb" Williams perished in Battle Creek, Michigan.  Williams was 97 years old and was born in Henderson, KY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert "Herb"'s life.

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Farley-Estes & Dowdle Funeral

In 1882, Ranger and Farley Furniture and Undertaking was established in Battle Creek, Michigan by Charles M. Ranger and William D. Farley. At the time, the business was located at 37 East Main Street, also known as the ”Old Stand.“ Later,...

Girrbach Funeral Home

Girrbach Funeral Home of Hastings, Michigan has been locally owned and operated for 47 years, providing professional, yet caring service to Barry County and its surrounding communities.

Kempf Craig K Funeral Home

Craig K. Kempf Funeral Home was designed to be unlike any funeral home you've ever seen; it's truly a one-of-a-kind place. We invite you to come in and see for yourself how we're revolutionizing the way you think about funeral service.

Langeland Family Funeral Homes

Since the day our founder, Marvin H. Langeland first offered his services to the people of the Greater Kalamazoo Area in 1934, the concept of "our family helping your family" has been reflected in the services we offer, in our professional,...

Pray Funeral Home

Pray Funeral Home was established in 1921 by Ernest G. and Myron E. Pray. This father and son team purchased an existing furniture store and "Undertaking" company. Their business was located on the main street of Charlotte's downtown business...

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Bachman Hebble Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
Bedford Township Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
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Farley-Estes & Dowdle Funeral
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
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Hicks Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
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Memorial Park Association
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
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Oak Hill Cemetery-Crematory
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
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Richard A Henry Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
Royal Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
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Shaw Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185
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TM Hughes-Perry Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Battle Creek, WA 98185

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Clinton to visit Detroit, Ann Arbor, Battle Creek
LANSING, Mich. (AP) Former President Bill Clinton will campaign Sunday in Detroit, Ann Arbor and Battle Creek with several Democratic candidates. Clinton will begin his Michigan swing with an early afternoon event with gubernatorial candidate Virg ...
http://www.theoaklandpress.com/articles/2010/10/23/news/politics/doc4cc15536a70de762954788.txt

A Simple Immigrant: But a Guy Who Worked His Ass Off For His Country
My Dad was a tough bastard, and being the oldest son of two was not the easiest gig in town while I was growing up in Montreal; Battle Creek, Michigan and Toronto ... was when he was young (Google it). At his funeral, one of his former CNR bosses came up ...
http://open.salon.com/blog/changingwinds/2010/11/04/a_simple_immigrant_but_a_guy_who_worked_his_ass_off_for_his_country

Police and Fire Report
ARMED ROBBERY: A man, 17, and a boy, 15, were arrested on charges of armed robbery after Battle Creek police said they robbed two others ... Winding Way, 100 block: checkbook (undetermined). Michigan Avenue and Kendall Street: cab fare (undetermined).
http://www.battlecreekenquirer.com/article/20101103/NEWS01/11030307/Police and Fire Report

LETTERS: Readers express concern over Westboro Baptist Church visit
I now own our family business in Battle Creek. I also concurrently served 20 years ... more than 225 Marines were blown up in Beirut, Lebanon As a funeral director, Ive buried two Michigan casualties from Iraq; a young soldier and recently an airman and ...
http://www.cm-life.com/2010/11/01/letters-readers-express-concern-over-westboro-baptist-church-visit/

Wanda 'Pat' Elizabeth Case
Battle Creek was where she met her husband, Ralph M. Case, whom she married on April 19, 1947. They made their home in Albion, and Pat worked as a bookkeeper for Ralph's business for many years before deciding to became certified in Michigan as a dental ...
http://record-eagle.com/obituaries/x1048514504/Wanda-Pat-Elizabeth-Case

JEAN DAVIS (ZUSCHNITT, WALLACE)
While in Battle Creek, Jean was a long time member of the Central Christian ... 2010 at the Vestaburg Church of Christ, Vestaburg, MI. Funeral Services are to immediately follow at the Vestaburg Church of Christ with burial at the Richland Township Cemetery.
http://www.theoaklandpress.com/articles/2010/10/27/obituaries/1654779.txt

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