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  • Portage is also known as: Kalamazoo County / Portage city.

  • Portage tourist attractions include: Air Zoo.

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History

It is the smaller of the two main cities included in the Kalamazoo-Portage Metropolitan Statistical Area, which has a population of 326,589 as of 2010. Portage is adjacent to the southern boundary of the City of Kalamazoo. The city was incorporated from the entirety of the former Portage Township on December 31, 1963. There are two public high schools in Portage, Portage Central and Portage Northern. The pharmaceutical company Pfizer also has operations located there, which in recent years has caused much controversy due to layoffs. Portage is also home of FEMA Corporation a hydraulic valve manufacturing company which to in recent years had to lay off several skilled workers due to cut backs. Portage is known for its extensive network of historical parks and trails used for cycling, walking, canoeing, and other recreational activities. Since the creation of the Portage Bikeway system in 1989, the trails have expanded to over 50 miles (80 km), over five times as long as the city’s expressways. Portage is also home to the Kalamazoo Air Zoo. According to the United States...

The official website for the city of Portage is http://www.portagemi.com/.

There are currently 3 funeral home listings for the city of Portage, Michigan.

Portage Obituaries

It was written by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 28th, 2016 that Patricia miss "Pat" Johnson died in Portage, Michigan.  Johnson was 66 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Patricia miss "Pat"'s life.

It was revealed by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 28th, 2016 that Suzanne Ryan (Wilson) died in Portage, Michigan.  Ms. Ryan was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Suzanne's life.

It was noted by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 28th, 2016 that Terry Gibson Stamp perished in Portage, Michigan.  Stamp was 76 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Terry Gibson's life.

It was disclosed by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 23rd, 2016 that Dolores I Schreffler (Bowser) died in Portage, Michigan.  Ms. Schreffler was 81 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dolores I's life.

It was revealed by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 21st, 2016 that Craig N Barber perished in Portage, Michigan.  Barber was 63 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Craig N's life.

It was noted by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 21st, 2016 that Frances Goole (Terpstra) passed on in Portage, Michigan.  Ms. Goole was 87 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Frances's life.

It was revealed by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 21st, 2016 that Marcia Jean miss Gray died in Portage, Michigan.  Gray was 84 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Marcia Jean miss's life.

It was disclosed by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 21st, 2016 that Alan D "Poppy" Kushner passed away in Portage, Michigan.  Kushner was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alan D "Poppy"'s life.

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 18th, 2016 that Bonita E "Bonnie" Pawloski (Kreager) passed away in Portage, Michigan.  Ms. Pawloski was 72 years old and was born in Elk River, MN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Bonita E "Bonnie"'s life.

It was disclosed by Kalamazoo Gazette on February 16th, 2016 that Clara Ann Miller (Boyle) perished in Portage, Michigan.  Ms. Miller was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Clara Ann's life.

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All Funeral Homes in Portage

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,...

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...

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,...

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Langeland Family Funeral Homes
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Portage, WA 98185
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RDMG Funeral
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Portage, WA 98185
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Truesdale Ansell Funeral Home
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Portage, WA 98185

Portage Funeral Home News

Mediator was determined but empathetic: 85-year-old Howard Case served in Navy during World War II
Case, a mediator with the Michigan Department of Labor from 1969 to 1987, when he retired, died of heart failure Sept. 8 at the age of 85. He was a resident of Portage ... a brother and a sister. Redmond Funeral Home handled arrangements.
http://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/index.ssf/2010/11/mediator_was_determined_but_em.html

Muslim claims Schneider trucking fired him for refusing to deliver Miller Lite.
The declaration includes Buffalo, Clark, Jackson, Juneau, Marathon, Portage, Taylor, Trempealeau and Wood counties ... BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill and Enbridges pipeline spill in Michigan. Final approval of the project is needed from the Obama administration.
http://www.jsonline.com/newswatch/105727948.html?newsWatchDate=10-22-2010

Stanley M. Stan Frantila
Stan" Frantila, 74, of Houghton, died on Sunday, October 24, 2010, at Portage Health ... Arrangements are being handled by Antila Funeral Service, Inc., Jukuri-Antila Funeral Home, 1500 W. Quincy St., Hancock, MI 49930. For any further information, please ...
http://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/512371.html?nav=5007

Saima C. Peterson
Peterson, 92, of Tapiola, died Wednesday, November 3, 2010, at Portage Health ... Mountain View Mortuary, 14 Seventh St., South Range, MI 49963. For further information, contact the funeral home at 906-482-8474. Online condolences may be expressed to the ...
http://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/517538/Saima-C--Peterson.html

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Portage Funeral Homes and funeral services in Michigan
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Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Portage, MI : Reviews and ...
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