Sunday, February 10, 2013
A featured compilation of obituaries from the Bloomfield area this week.
Here are some of the people we pay tribute to this week. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of these current or former area residents: For more, visit Birmingham Patch for the latest obituary listings from Beverly Hills and Birmingham. Did we miss your loved one? Are you looking for a way to remember your late family and friends? Post a death notice on Bloomfield Patch. It's completely complimentary.
Friday, February 8, 2013
Board President Ingrid Day took a moment Thursday night to remember the former Andover student who died of bacterial meningitis Sunday.
Before getting down to business at just the third board meeting of the year, members of the Bloomfield Hills Schools Board of Education on Thursday paused for a moment to talk about Emily Stillman. With feelings still raw from attending the 19-year-old West Bloomfield native's funeral Tuesday, Board President Ingrid Day described the girl she got to know through her own daughter's involvement in forensics. It was one area, among many, that Stillman excelled at, she said. "The Andover students and community were rocked pretty hard this past weekend," Day said. "Emily was a person that was full of life, it just exuded from her." Stillman, who graduated in 2011 and attended Kalamazoo College, died Sunday in Kalamazoo from complications …
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Friends and family will gather to remember the Kalamazoo College student that died of Bacterial Meningitis Sunday.
The family of former Andover High School student Emily Stillman will establish a fund to help research and develop a cure for bacterial meningitis. Stillman, of West Bloomfield, died Sunday after a brief hospitalization from the disease in Kalamazoo, where she attended Kalamazoo College. She was 19. Family and friends will gather for a funeral service followed by burial at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at the Dorfman Chapel, 30440 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills, according to the Chapel's website. Among them will be a bus-load of Kalamazoo College students that left campus early Tuesday morning, Mlive.com reported. The family is in the process of establishing a special fund to find a cure for bacterial meningitis, according to Stillman's obituary. …