PUTNINS Milda (Klovans) Putnins age 92 of Kalamazoo (formerly of Grand Rapids) passed away on December 7 2011. She was preceded in death by her two husbands Janis Klovans and Janis Putnins. Surviving are her children Silvija (Klovans) Rowe (Richard Rowe), Juris Klovans (Linda Klovans) and Inara Klovans; 3 grandchildren Kami (Rowe) Pierce Adam Rowe and Scott Klovans and 2 great-grandchildren Kinley Pierce and Karigan Pierce. Visitation will be on December 18 2011 from 1:30-3:00 PM with a memorial service at 3:00 PM at the OBrien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel 3980 Cascade Rd., SE. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the elder care providers at The Heritage (Upjohn) in Kalamazoo for their never ending dedication and loving care of their mother. Memorials may be made to Upjohn Memory Care Unit 2400 Portage St., Kalamazoo MI 49001.