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  • Dowagiac is also known as: Cass County / Dowagiac city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Deborah Cherry (politician), Carrie Newcomer (songwriter and singer), Billi Gordon (actor and author), and Chris Taylor (wrestler).

History

Dowagiac is situated at the corner of four townships: Wayne Township to the northeast, LaGrange Township to the southeast, Pokagon Township to the southwest, and Silver Creek Township to the northwest. The city name comes from the Potawatomi word meaning "fishing water". According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4. 0 square miles (10 km), of which, 4. 0 square miles (10 km) of it is land and 0. 04 square miles (0. 10 km) of it (0. 74%) is water. Dowagiac Woods Nature Sanctuary, commonly referred to as Dowagiac Woods, a 235 acres (0. 95 km) woods located in Cass, is a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting Michigan's exceptional natural habitats and extraordinary and endangered plants and animals. The Dowagiac River flows from the stream which rises as the "Dowagiac Drain" in central Decatur Township in southern Van Buren County, Michigan. It is joined first by the "Red Run" and then by the "Lake of the Woods Drain" near the southern...

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Dowagiac Obituaries

It was written by Peoria Journal Star on August 27th, 2015 that Ralph Thomas Jr Brower passed on in Pekin, Illinois.  Brower was 90 years old and was born in Dowagiac, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ralph Thomas Jr's life.

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on August 25th, 2015 that Henrietta Clupper (Devries) passed on in Dowagiac, Michigan.  Ms. Clupper was 81 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Henrietta's life.

It was disclosed by Kalamazoo Gazette on August 20th, 2015 that Rufus Tyree passed on in Dowagiac, Michigan.  Tyree was 90 years old and was born in Van, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Rufus's life.

It was disclosed by Kalamazoo Gazette on June 11th, 2015 that Daemond A "Darell" Burns passed away in Dowagiac, Michigan.  Burns was 44 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Daemond A "Darell"'s life.

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on May 15th, 2015 that Laura Jean Stineback (Eubanks) passed on in Dowagiac, Michigan.  Ms. Stineback was 42 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Laura Jean's life.

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on May 1st, 2015 that Julia Ann Gleason (Phillips) perished in Dowagiac, Michigan.  Ms. Gleason was 63 years old and was born in Atlanta, GA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Julia Ann's life.

It was noted by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 22nd, 2015 that Kenneth C Kirvan passed away in Dowagiac, Michigan.  Kirvan was 81 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kenneth C's life.

It was disclosed by Kalamazoo Gazette on January 4th, 2015 that Albert Charles Kezerle perished in Dowagiac, Michigan.  Kezerle was 97 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Albert Charles's life.

It was disclosed on August 14th, 2013 that Wilford W "Will" Miller passed away in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  Miller was 82 years old and was born in Dowagiac, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Wilford W "Will"'s life.

It was written by Auburn Reporter on August 2nd, 2013 that Michael T Finn perished in Auburn, Washington.  Finn was 75 years old and was born in Dowagiac, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Michael T's life.

All Funeral Homes in Dowagiac

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.

Adams Funeral Home Incorporated

A dams Funeral Home was first established in 1947, as the Zolp Funeral Home in Mattawan and Paw Paw by the late Anton Zolp. In 1987, Robert Adams, along with his wife Debbie, purchased the business. Since that time, they have served families in...

Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home

Chapel Hill Funeral Home marks 25 years of service to South Bend, Mishawaka, Elkhart, Osceola, Granger and surrounding communities. Every life is unique. Every funeral should be too. A tribute service can be as special as the person and the life...

Hickey Funeral Homes

Palmer Funeral Homes and Southlawn Cemetery continue to invest in the community while keeping family values in funeral service. Whenever you call, a caring voice is present, with time to listen and a readiness to help with every detail and...

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Clark Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Dowagiac, WA 98185
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Dowagiac City Cemetery Grounds
5423 21st Ave Ne
Dowagiac, WA 98185
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Groner Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Dowagiac, WA 98185

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Barbara Jean Hartke
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday ... memorial contributions be made to the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge No. 933, 54867 M-51 North, Dowagiac, MI 49047.
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