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Carlene Diane Myers
  • Kellogg Community College Foundation
    450 North Avenue
    Battle Creek, MI 49017

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“Shannon and Christopher, your mom was an amazing person! I have know her for quite awhile. First from St. Joseph Church, with your dad of coarse. ...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Alicia Stark - Battle Creek, MI

“Carlene, one of the sweetest, most gentle spirits that God created on earth. Now a beautiful soul, in a beautiful vessel, in a beautiful place in the...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Dave and Cheryl Rose - East Leroy, MI

“To the family of Carlene and Randy,I fondly remember the time spent with Randy and Carlene during the Rite of Christian Initiation process at St....Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Anne Goscenski - Battle Creek, MI

“So sorry to hear of Carlene's passing. She and I lost touch after high school, but I was so fortunate to connect with her at a couple of class...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Lyn Slotky - La Canada, CA

“To Shannon, Many of us were Classmates from third grade on and throughout Lakeview High class of '66, We knew your Mom as a cute, vivacious, smart,...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: michael anderson - Mount Dora, FL

“Oh my heart. I'm so very sorry to hear of Carlene's passing. I had the pleasure of working with her for many years at Kellogg Community College. It...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Holly McKee - Battle Creek, MI

“Shannon and family-Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Reflections Memory Care ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Cortney Banker - Battle Creek, MI

“I was so sorry to learn of Carlene's death. We worked together at KCC for many years and her influence can be seen across our campus. Carlene was one...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Green - Galesburg, MI

“I started at KCC shortly before Carlene retired. Even though I only knew her briefly, I will always appreciate her welcoming manner, friendly advice,...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Burdick - Battle Creek, MI

“To Carlene, my lovely and oldest best friend. How did we get to this point? Where did the years go? It all happened way to fast. It seems like...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Bethany McCotter - Aiken, SC

“Carlene was one of my earliest friends. We grew up on S, 22nd Street, separated by one house. We enjoyed swinging on the swing set and going to...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Jo Tuttle - Friend

“Shannon and family, I was saddened to learn of your moms passing, but knew in my heart that she wouldn't want to live in a world that she couldn't...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Charolette Norton - Battle Creek, MI


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Carlene Diane Myers, age 73 of Battle Creek died peacefully on Sunday evening, November 7, 2021. She was born in Battle Creek on December 14, 1947, the daughter of Bernard and Amy June (Hammond) Church. Carlene graduated from Lakeview High School with the Class of 1966 and received a Bachelor's Degree from Western Michigan University. She retired from Kellogg Community College on June 30, 2010 after more than 22 years of service.

Carlene married James Randall "Randy" Myers in Battle Creek on September 9, 1974; he sadly preceded her in death on April 7, 2019. She is survived by her daughter, Shannon (Jason) Rose of Battle Creek, two grandchildren, Christopher Rose and Caitlin Rose; and her mother & step-father, Amy & Richard Outman. Carlene was also preceded in death by her father, Bernard Church; her in-laws, Helen & Dewey Myers; and her brother-in-law, Larry Myers.

Carlene was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and together with Randy, Carlene loved going to Lake Michigan, traveling & meeting friends for dinner.

Friends will be received by Carlene's family 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, November 14th at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Fr. Maximilian Nightingale, 10:00 a.m., Monday, November 15th at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, 61 North 23rd Street, Battle Creek, MI 49015. Interment will follow at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Kellogg Community College Foundation 450 North Ave. Battle Creek, MI 49017-9913. Personal messages for the family and/or favorite memories of Carlene may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.