Obituary for Mary Lou "Bif" Kahrs

Mary Lou "Bif" Kahrs

Birth Date: May. 22nd, 1937
Date Passed: Sep. 12th, 2019


Mary Lou “Bif” Kahrs of Fruitport, MI died Thursday, September 12, 2019 at Aurora Zilber Family Hospice in Wauwatosa, WI. Mary Lou was born on May 22, 1937 in Remus, MI to the late Faber and Nellie (Gravengood) Howard. She married James Edward Kahrs on June 2, 1956 in Muskegon, MI. Mary Lou is survived by her husband of 63 + years: James E. Kahrs of Fruitport, 1 Daughter: Rhonda (William) Busch of Hales Corner, Wisconsin, 3 Sons: Rand (Kathy) Kahrs of Casnovia, Bradley (Betty) Kahrs of Stevens Point, Wisconsin and Blair (Susan) Kahrs of Ravenna. 8 Grandchildren (Kelsey, Andy, Angie, Katie, Emily, Adam, Colton, Caleb)and 4 Great Grandchildren (Abram, Finola, Harper and Hazel) also survive. 2 Brothers: Charles (Linda) Howard of Blanchard, MI and Ray (Sharon) Howard of Big Rapids, MI. 1 sister: Laura Edinger of Lakeland, FL. 1 Sister in Law: Darlene Howard of Remus. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 Grandson: Kristopher, 1 Sister: Ruth Nelson and 4 Brothers: William, Lester, Harry and Harold. Funeral Services will be conducted on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 11:00am at the Ravenna Baptist Church with Pastor Mike Wetzig officiating. Burial will be in East Leeland Cemetery. The family will greet friends 1 hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be directed to: Ravenna Baptist Church / International Aid. / Aurora Zilber Family Hospice. 1155 Honey Creek Parkway. Wauwatosa, WI 53213 Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


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