- July 11, 1954 - March 14, 2017
- Battle Creek, Michigan
of Jim's Passing
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“I first met Jim (and Iris) when I moved to Battle Creek almost 20 years ago. Jim's kind and loving nature was always on display. They way he doted...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Ben Huelsbergen - Battle Creek, MI
“What can one say to those closest family members to the deceased? I extend my personal condolences but that seems so hollow. I can only hope that...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Paul Bettinger - Galloway, OH
“One of the kindest guys that I ever knew.
3 of 11 | Posted by: Carolyn Griffiths - Columbus, IN
“Continued prayers for his Holy Soul
4 of 11 | Posted by: Christine Dobbertien - MI
“I grew up with Buddy as my neighbor in Columbus, IN He was always so kind, even as a boy. He would always thank my parents as he was leaving;...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Carolyn (Griffiths) Ewing - IN
“He was my cousin, one I had not had a chance to see in recent years but lucky enough to connect via FB and phone. I knew him better in our younger...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Maryke Bettinger - Columbus, OH
“In the short time I knew Jim, I tried to emulate his faith in God. Jim seemed to be at every Mass I attended attending to some ministry. I...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Donald Rozsi - Marshall, MI
“My heart is saddened by our loss. Jim was a gentle soul who gave of his time in various capacities at St Phil: lector, usher, eucharistic minister...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Eileen Stewart - Battle Crrek, MI
“Thank you for the years you gave to the kids and The First Tee. You were appreciated...Rest in peace.
9 of 11 | Posted by: Roy Tooke - Battle Creek, MI
“Jim was a powerful, humble, man of God, who inspired me by his faith and actions. Prayers continue unabated.
10 of 11 | Posted by: John Grap - Battle Creek, MI
“I am a Deacon who has served with Jim in the past. Also he would follow me at Perpetual Adoration on Thursday mornings. He would always offer to fill...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Jim Nelson - Battle Creek, MI
James "Jim" Huysentruyt, 62, of Battle Creek, died March 14, 2017. A memorial mass to celebrate his life will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, March 20, 2017 at St. Philip Catholic Church. Arrangements by the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. www.farleyestesdowdle.com.