Bernice Elaine Van SickleOctober 4, 1937 ~ May 2, 2017 (age 79)
Bernice Van Sickle, age 79, of Vermontville passed away on May 2, 2017 at the Hospice of Mid-Michigan in Lansing, MI. She was born to Henry and Alice (Blackmer) Schafer on October 4, 1937. Bernice was a bookkeeper for many businesses over the years as well as a housekeeper. She truly enjoyed spending time with her family especially her niece and nephews. Bernice will be dearly missed by; her husband Robert, brother Paul Schafer, sister-in-law Cecil Van Sickle along with many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, son Mark, brother Jim Schafer and brother-in-law Earl Van Sickle. Visitation will be held Friday, May 5, 2017 from 10am until 11am at the St. Ed’s Catholic Church in Lake Odessa. A funeral mass will be held at 11am, Friday, May 5, 2017 at St. Ed’s Catholic Church. Private burial will take place at Grandville Cemetery in Grandville, MI. Memorial contributions in Bernice’s name can be given to St. Ed’s Catholic Church or to Hospice House of Mid-Michigan. Online condolences can be left at www.koopsfc.com for the family.
St. Edward's Church
531 Jordan Lake Street, Lake Odessa MI 48849
Hospice House of Mid Michigan
1210 W. Saginaw Street, Lansing MI 48915