Patty Jean Schiedel of Martin, MI went to be with the Lord on February 13, 2022, at the age of 89. Patty was born in Kalamazoo on May 10, 1932, to Clarence and Marion (Kemp) Engel.
Patty graduated from Kalamazoo Central High School in 1951. She loved to travel to Carp Lake every year. Marvin and Patty rented a cabin on Carp Lake for over 60 years and the family would join them there. She was a member of the Martin Reformed Church for over 50 years and was involved in the Senior Club at the church for many years. She had several bird feeders at her home and loved watching the birds. Patty never missed an event with a card. She would pick out just the right one. It would make her day when she received a homemade card in the mail from her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Patty loved to watch old movies and knew everyone in them.
Patty is survived by her son David (Char) Schiedel; daughter in law, Bonnie Schiedel; three grandchildren: Tami (Paul) Bogdan, Amy (Jonathan) Kalkman, Eric (Carey) Schiedel; six great grandchildren: Caitlyn, Madison, Devin, Sophia, Emily and Megan; her brothers-in-law: Bob Schiedel, Don Schiedel and Ken Schiedel as well as several nieces and nephews. Patty was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Marvin; her son Paul; brother-in-law Harold Schiedel and sister-in-law Joyce Van Landegent.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, February 21, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the Martin Reformed Church; 1073 W Allegan St, Martin, MI 49070. Memorial donations can be made to Martin Reformed Church.
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