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Dawn Elizabeth (Estep) Estep

November 7, 1985 ~ March 26, 2021 (age 35)


Dawn Estep passed away suddenly on March 26, 2021, at the age of 35. She was born November 7, 1985 in Marshall, MI.

Dawn was loved by everyone she met. She excelled in school in arts and music.
She sang in the school and church choir and played in the school band where she was a master of many instruments. As a teenager and young adult, she marched with various drum corps, most of them in Wisconsin. She continued to be involved in drum corps throughout her life.

Dawn is survived by her daughter, Sara Elizabeth Saur; fiancée Nikolai Makarof; her mother, Sandra (Billy) Shroll; her father, Christopher (Angela) Estep; a step-father, William Waltz; grandparents, Robert and Donna Vincent and Charles and Jerilyn Estep; siblings, David Estep, Tiffiany Waltz, Emily Estep, Ashlee Estep Birtcil, Mary Estep, Matthew Green, Joseph Jonites, Skylier Green, Jason Waltz, Sarah Rucker, Jesse Hamill, Jackson Hamill, Tanya Dietz, and Billy Vaughn; nephews, Paul Clair II, Cash Estep, David Estep, Justice Estep, and Charles Estep; and nieces, Leah Shepherd, Keira Byrd, and Pocahontas. Dawn was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Hamill.

Visitation for Dawn will take place on Friday, April 2, 2021, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services, 723 US Hwy 27 N Marshall, MI 49068. A private memorial service will take place later. Memorial contributions are requested to Haven of Rest - Women's Life Recovery Program, . Please visit to view the online obituary, to sign the online guestbook or to leave the family condolences.

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April 2, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services
723 US Hwy 27 N
Marshall, MI 49068


Haven of Rest - Womens Life Recovery Program
11 Green St, Battle Creek MI 49014
Tel: 2694411701

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