Places

  • Mount Pleasant is also known as: Isabella County / Mount Pleasant city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Tom Crean (coach and basketball coach), Kelly Robbins (golfer), Dan Pohl (golfer), Daniel Joseph Schafer (actor), and Doug LaBelle II (golfer).

  • Mount Pleasant is home to the following sports teams: Central Michigan Chippewas men's basketball.

History

The 2008 census estimate places the population at 26,675. Part of the city (with a population of 8,741) is on the Isabella Indian Reservation, site of the Soaring Eagle Casino. The city is also home to the main campus of Central Michigan University. White settlers first arrived in what is now Mount Pleasant after the Graduation Act of 1854, allowing white settlers to purchase land from the government at discount rates. The Treaty of 1855 relocated the Native American Ojibwa (Saginaw Chippewa Tribe) from Saginaw, Swan Creek, and Black River to land in Isabella County (Isabella Indian Reservation). Many non-natives soon moved to Mount Pleasant predicting prosperous relations with the natives. The Homestead Act of 1862 brought many new settlers to Mount Pleasant to live on the free land that the government allowed them. In 1875, a devastating fire started at the Fancher Building on the north corner of Broadway Street and Main Street. It eventually moved east down Broadway, destroying several buildings. Seven years later another fire...

The official website for the city of Mount Pleasant is http://www.mt-pleasant.org/.

There are currently 4 funeral home listings for the city of Mount Pleasant, Michigan.

Mount Pleasant Obituaries

It was revealed on April 27th, 2016 that John F Abendroth died in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.  Abendroth was 73 years old and was born in Milwaukee, WI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John F's life.

It was disclosed by The Daily Tribune on March 9th, 2016 that Sheldon Frank Perry died in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.  Perry was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sheldon Frank's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on October 19th, 2015 that Benita Revou (Phillips) perished in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Revou was 83 years old and was born in Mount Pleasant, MI.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Benita's life.

It was revealed by Ocala Star Banner on October 10th, 2015 that Michael Kelly Dr Riley died in Florida.  Riley was 49 years old and was born in Mount Pleasant, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Michael Kelly Dr's life.

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on September 7th, 2015 that Anne M Urdiales died in California.  Urdiales was 69 years old and was born in Mount Pleasant, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Anne M's life.

It was noted by The Daily Tribune on August 26th, 2015 that John C Kellett died in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.  Kellett was 60 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John C's life.

It was noted on June 2nd, 2015 that Thelma B Stockwell (Bandeen) passed on in Albany, Oregon.  Ms. Stockwell was 94 years old and was born in Mount Pleasant, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thelma B's life.

It was written by Corvallis Gazette Times on June 2nd, 2015 that Thelma B Stockwell (Burke) passed away in Albany, Oregon.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thelma B's life.

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on December 1st, 2014 that Jack E Potter died in Peoria, Illinois.  Potter was 84 years old and was born in Mount Pleasant, MI.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jack E's life.

It was revealed by Flint Journal on February 14th, 2014 that Sadie Ann Foley (Zerka) perished in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.  Ms. Foley was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sadie Ann's life.

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Helms Funeral Home

In 1909, G. Jay Stinson moved to Mt. Pleasant and opened a funeral home on Broadway Street above the White Star Bakery.Mr. Stinson operated the funeral home there for several years with his sons under the name Stinson and Sons Funeral Home,...

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Stephenson-Wyman Funeral Home

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Carl R. Stephenson, who purchased the stately Goodman home on McEwan Street, established the Stephenson Funeral Home in 1949. Carl and Virginia Stephenson restored this...

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Soldier Funeral Protesters To Speak At CMU
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. -- Members of the Westboro Baptist Church will be at Central Michigan University Monday to speak to ... Boudreau said he asked the radical soldier funeral protesters to visit his classrooms to help students better understand the First ...
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CMU students debate First Amendment rights, morality with representatives of Westboro Baptist Church ...
MOUNT PLEASANT Flanked by campus police, Shirley Phelps-Roper and her two daughters quietly emerged from the side door of the engineering building at Central Michigan University ... they show up to a soldiers funeral. You have to obey God, she ...
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Controversial speaker shakes up journalism class
Central Michigan University journalism professor Timothy Boudreau ... Marine veteran John Smith of Mount Pleasant mockingly agreed with Phelps-Roper when she hatefully announced her thanks to God for dead soldiers. "None of us would be here if it wasn't ...
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Women's Division: First place was captured by Clark Funeral Chapel from the Figg Newtons league ... Local history Our local association first formed as the Mt. Pleasant Michigan Men's bowling association in 1940, the local women's association formed in ...
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