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Orley Kranenberg



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Franciscan Life Process Center

11650 Downes St NE, Lowell, MI 49331

Orley Kranenberg, age 84 of Clarksville, passed away January 17, 2021. He was preceded in death by his wife, Roselyn Kranenberg; parents, John & Menetta “Ruth” (Kilgus); and brother, John. He is survived by wife, Diana; children, Sue Seese, and Perry Kranenberg; grandchildren, Rebecca Popielski, Amanda (Jason) Stout, Kyle (Stacy) Seese; great-grandchildren, Alexis, Ryker, Cooper, and Dominic; stepchildren, T.J. (Lisa), Brad (Darcie), Rebecka (David); step-grandchildren, Ryder and Grayden; and niece, Julie Kranenberg. Orley was a custom home builder for John Sheperd; he loved working with wood. He also loved fishing, hunting, and camping; and he shared these activities with his wife of 17 years, Diana. For the last 10 years before retiring, Orely has worked at the Franciscan Life Process Center as the maintenance “do-it-all” man. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 PM on Friday, January 22, 2021 at Bowne Center Township Cemetery (M50 & 84th Street). Social distancing and masks are required. Memorial Contributions can be directed to Franciscan Life Process Center, 11650 Downes St NE, Lowell, MI 49331.

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  1. We enjoyed fishing, camping and tubing with Orley and his family. We have great memories .

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