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“Sending our sincerest condolences to the Betzler Family and his loved ones. Roy was a kind man. Our families became connected 25 years ago. Sorry we...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Melba Colca - Kalamazoo, MI


2 of 12 | Posted by: Anthony an Marian Haskamp Sr - MI

“Sending our love and our prayers to you all. Roy was such kind and loving soul. He will be missed.Love, Chris, Alicia Marconiand the M&M kids ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Alicia Marconi - Appleton, WI

“Poker is not just a card game. It is an excuse for social interaction. During the hundreds of poker games we enjoyed, Roy never once had a negative...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Gary Mathews - Kalamazoo

“Our deepest sympathy for your huge loss of your beloved Roy. Roy has been in our life since purchasing Donavon Funeral Home from our family friends....Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“When we lose a loved one here on Earth, we gain an angel in Heaven who watches over us. May you take comfort in knowing you have an angel to watch...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“May the God of all comfort be With the family of Roy. May you find comfort and hope in these words found at 2Kings 20:5.Michigan. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“May you find comfort in those around you at this time of loss of your husband and father. Roy was a great comfort to me when I loss my mom to cancer....Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Suzanne - Richland, MI

“Love and prayers to you all and especially to sweet Rose. Thinking of you with deep concern and sympathy . I will miss your sweet husband at St. A...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Karen Camp - Kalamazoo

“May the God of all comfort and hope bring the family peace as we look forward to a time when no one will say I'm sick Isaiah 33 : 24 ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Jan - MI

“May Almighty God and his son Jesus Christ bless and comfort your family in this time of sorrow. John 17:3 ”
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12 of 12 | Posted by: Jane (Betzler). Waltz - Gilbert, AZ


ROY ALOYSIUS BETZLER JR of Portage, MI died February 21, 2019 at the age of 74. A licensed funeral director, he purchased Donovan Funeral Home in Kalamazoo in 1975 and in 1999 the Thompson & Hawley Funeral Home in Paw Paw, creating Life Story Funeral Homes. He graduated from Wayne State University with a degree in mortuary science.