Places

  • Benton Harbor is also known as: Berrien County / Benton Harbor city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Sinbad (comedian and talk show host), Wilson Chandler (basketball player), Julie Krone (jockey), Iris Kyle (bodybuilder), Robert Whaley (basketball player), Duane Cooper (basketball player), and Joique Bell (american football player).

History

state of Michigan which is located west of Kalamazoo. Benton Harbor and the City of St. Joseph (which is located across the St. Joseph River) are known locally as the "Twin Cities". Fair Plain and Benton Heights are unincorporated areas adjacent to Benton Harbor. Benton Harbor was founded by Henry C. Morton, Sterne Brunson and Charles Hull, who all now have or have had schools named after them. Benton Harbor was mainly swampland bordered by the Paw Paw River, through which a canal was built, hence the "harbor" in the city's name. In 1860, the village was laid out by Brunson, Morton, Hull and others, and given the name of Brunson Harbor. In 1865 the name of the settlement was changed to Benton Harbor in honor of Thomas Hart Benton, a Missouri Senator who helped Michigan achieve statehood. In 1869, Benton Harbor was organized as a village and in 1891 was incorporated as a city. Two major riots occurred in 1966 and...

The official website for the city of Benton Harbor is http://www.bentonharborcity.com/.

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Benton Harbor Obituaries

It was disclosed by Chicago Tribune on April 21st, 2016 that Shirley Gendel (Pollyea) perished in Chicago, Illinois.  Ms. Gendel was 95 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Shirley's life.

It was written by The Beacon News on March 31st, 2016 that Hazel D Dougherty (Jarvis) passed away in Oswego, Illinois.  Ms. Dougherty was 71 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Hazel D's life.

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on January 26th, 2016 that Gloria J Fitzgerald (Cassel) died in Peoria, Illinois.  Ms. Fitzgerald was 67 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Gloria J's life.

It was noted on January 14th, 2016 that Wayne R Coffel passed on in Quinter, Kansas.  Coffel was 71 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Wayne R's life.

It was revealed on January 14th, 2016 that Wayne R Coffel passed away in Quinter, Kansas.  Coffel was 71 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wayne R's life.

It was reported by Arizona Republic on December 8th, 2015 that Mary "Katie" Perales (MacQuire) passed away in Gilbert, Arizona.  Ms. Perales was 71 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary "Katie"'s life.

It was noted by Arizona Republic on December 8th, 2015 that Mary "Katie" Perales (MacQuire) passed on in Gilbert, Arizona.  Ms. Perales was 71 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary "Katie"'s life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on August 27th, 2015 that Donna Lee Bates (Case) perished in Venice, Florida.  Ms. Bates was 71 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Donna Lee's life.

It was reported by San Diego Union-Tribune on January 25th, 2015 that Betty Ruth Sholders (Pickford) perished in San Diego, California.  Ms. Sholders was 94 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Betty Ruth's life.

It was revealed on December 30th, 2014 that Duane Alton Sr Dunbar died in Lakeland, Florida.  Dunbar was 75 years old and was born in Benton Harbor, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Duane Alton Sr's life.

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Clark Chapel

The staff at Starks Family Funeral Homes has provided a high level of trust, comfort and reassurance to my family and me over the years. They will continue to be our preferred funeral provider in the future.

Filbrandt Family Funeral Home

Since 1982, funeral homes in this community have been operated by major corporations, with no significant ties to the people of the area. Having been a funeral director in the South Haven area since 1985, Jeff had seen the level of service...

Pobocik Funeral Home Connelly Noble Chapel

Family owned and operated, Pobocik Funeral Home Connelly-Noble Chapel has been serving the families of Three Oaks since 1925. Located in a 100-year old Victorian home in Three Oaks, the funeral home has three private viewing rooms.

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Crystal Springs Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Benton Harbor, WA 98185
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Family Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Benton Harbor, WA 98185
Family Funeral Services
5423 21st Ave Ne
Benton Harbor, WA 98185
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Robbins Brothers Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Benton Harbor, WA 98185
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Vance Ferguson Cemetery Memorials
5423 21st Ave Ne
Benton Harbor, WA 98185

Benton Harbor Funeral Home News

Vincent O'Neil Barze
Main St., Benton Harbor, MI 49022. The Rev. Emery M. Varrie I, pastor, will officiate. Arrangements entrusted to Family Funeral Home, Benton Harbor.
http://www.heraldpalladium.com/articles/2010/11/04/obituaries/2334653.txt

Reola Aldean (Latting-Stroud) Evett
In 1946 she and Otto moved to Benton Harbor, where she worked for various companies - The Box Factory, Auto Specialties, V-M Corp., and the Watervliet Paper Co. Reola was very proud to have been able to attend Lake Michigan College and take accounting ...
http://www.heraldpalladium.com/articles/2010/11/06/obituaries/2354071.txt

Alvie Ray Clemons, 65
Alvie was a retired Navy veteran from Benton Harbor Michigan ... Michigan and best friend, Bill Page of Benton Harbor, Michigan. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, October 31, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. at Ingram Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Sammy Wright ...
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Daisy Toomer, 70
Belinda Day (Dennis), Josephine Long (Kelvin), Tony (Jacque) of Indianapolis, IN and Ezra (Delia) of McAllen, TX; sisters, Lorine Newcomb and Dessie Bourns (MC) of Chicago, Illinois; brothers Lawrence Franklin of Benton Harbor, MI and Vernell Berthes of ...
http://www.thestarpress.com/article/20101104/OBITUARIES/11040346/1023

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