Eunice (Tuttle) Berezonsky

February 2, 1923 ~ December 23, 2018 (age 95)


Eunice (Tuttle) Berezonsky, age 95 of Marshall, passed away on Sunday, December 23, 2018 at Oaklawn Hospital following a brief illness.

Eunice was born on February 1, 1923 in Hopkins, MI to Harry and Cora (Parmalee) Tuttle. She graduated from Wayland High School in 1941 and later from Michigan State College. Eunice also attended several trade schools including resort training, high powered sewing machine training and welding school in Traverse City, MI. During World War II she travelled to Los Angeles, CA where she went to work at the Santa Fe Railroad office. While out in California she met a dashing United States Marine Corp solider named Metro Berezonsky whom she married on October 6, 1945 in Maywood, CA. Together they had three sons; Darry, Gardy and Marty.

Metro and Eunice co-owned and operated DeMetro Jewelers in Marshall for 20 years. They retired in 1985 and enjoyed travelling to Texas and Arizona in their motorhome during their yearly winter adventures. Eunice also enjoyed playing bingo, trying her luck at the casinos, and crocheting blankets and making teddy bears for her grandchildren. She was a lifelong lover of the outdoors and enjoyed planting her flower and vegetable gardens as well as watching the wildlife in her yard and on the Kalamazoo River. Eunice was a former member of Zion Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her granddaughters, Sheri (Jeff) Coons of Battle Creek, Julie Berezonsky and Susan Berezonsky both of Marshall; great-grandchildren, Sean Marvin and Emilie Marvin; and her sisters, Grace Thorpe and Marie Cook. She was preceded in death by her beloved Metro; three sons; parents; and three brothers, Bill, Harvey, and Donald.

Family will greet friends on Saturday, January 5, 2019 from 12:00-2:00PM at the Marshall Chapel of the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services, 723 US 27 North, with a funeral service taking place at 2PM with Pastor Jennifer Michael officiating. Interment will follow at Oakridge Cemetery. Family will gather with friends following the committal services at the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services Reception Hall Marshall Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are requested to the Calhoun County Animal Center. Assistance with memorials is available at the Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services.


JAN 5. 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EST)

Marshall Chapel of Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services
723 US HWY 27 North
Marshall, MI, 49068


JAN 5. 2:00 PM (EST)

Marshall Chapel of Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services
723 US HWY 27 North
Marshall, MI, 49068

Luncheon Following Committal Services

JAN 5. 3:30 PM (EST)

Kempf Family Reception Hall, Marshall Chapel
723 US HWY 27 N.
Marshall, MI, 49068

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