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  • Okemos is also known as: Ingham County / Okemos CDP.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: James Hynes (writer and novelist).

History

The Okemos Public Schools includes Okemos and some immediate surrounding areas. The nickname of the school's sports teams is the Chiefs. Some have questioned the political correctness of the mascot despite the town being named after a Native American chieftain. The use of the image of the Chieftain head has been removed from most school-funded items, although several self-supporting sports teams still wear it. The settlement of Hamilton was founded in 1839 by Freeman Bray as a trading point with the surrounding Ojibwa people and as a farming community. In 1859, one year following the death of Chief John Okemos (on whose treaty lands the community was built), the area was renamed Okemos to honor the Native American chief. It was originally a farming community, but has been entirely absorbed as a Lansing suburb. The center of Okemos, referred...

There are currently 2 funeral home listings for the city of Okemos, Michigan.

Okemos Obituaries

It was noted by Kalamazoo Gazette on March 20th, 2016 that Jay E "Sug" Evans perished in Okemos, Michigan.  Evans was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jay E "Sug"'s life.

It was reported by Milford Times on November 5th, 2015 that Thomas Paul Sukenik died in Okemos, Michigan.  Sukenik was 74 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Thomas Paul's life.

It was noted by Kalamazoo Gazette on October 15th, 2015 that Margaret A Evans (Yocum) perished in Okemos, Michigan.  Ms. Evans was 84 years old and was born in Mendon, OH.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Margaret A's life.

It was written by Flint Journal on July 14th, 2015 that Rosemary Eldridge (Spencer) perished in Okemos, Michigan.  Ms. Eldridge was 80 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rosemary's life.

It was noted by Flint Journal on May 24th, 2014 that Kathleen Anne Allen (Lugger) passed away in Okemos, Michigan.  Ms. Allen was 86 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Kathleen Anne's life.

It was disclosed on February 25th, 2014 that Lynn Womack-Tyran passed away in Whittier, California.  Womack-Tyran was 95 years old and was born in Okemos, MI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Lynn's life.

It was disclosed by Milford Times on December 19th, 2013 that Marilyn Elizabeth Freeland (Bruce) perished in Okemos, Michigan.  Ms. Freeland was 86 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marilyn Elizabeth's life.

It was noted on December 13th, 2012 that O Donald Dr Meaders died in Okemos, Michigan.  Meaders was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor O Donald Dr's life.

It was noted by The Daily Tribune on August 16th, 2012 that Shirley Ann Lewis (Bonham) passed away in Okemos, Michigan.  Ms. Lewis was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley Ann's life.

It was disclosed by Flint Journal on February 11th, 2012 that Berneda Farhat (Jennings) perished in Okemos, Michigan.  Ms. Farhat was 97 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Berneda's life.

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Holihan-Atkin Funeral Home

In 1933 Royal G. Teman and his young family moved to Owosso, Michigan from Illinois and attempted to start an undertaker/funeral business. He and his son James operated the Teman Funeral Home until selling it to the Mapes family in 1952. Roy and...

JC Adams Funeral Home

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To provide an atmosphere of caring and sensitivity while providing quality service as defined by our different customers needs. To also provide on an ongoing basis a facility of comfort with a sensitive environment. To always...

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...

Riley Funeral Home

We've been helping to ease the burden of the families of Lansing since 1957. For more than 50 years, we've gained experience in a wide range of circumstances. We've served families of all walks of life, with various social, religious and...

Shelly-Odell Funeral Home

T he Funeral Home now known as the Shelly-Odell Funeral Home at 518 S. Main Street in Eaton Rapids was originally started in 1870 by C. T. Hartson. In 2009, Michael and Jennifer Mills joined the Shelly-Odell Funeral Home. Jordan and Kathleen...

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