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Jim Huysentruyt
  • St. Vincent de Paul Society
    112 Capital Ave.
    Battle Creek, MI 49017
  • Best Friends Animal Society
    5001 Angel Canyon Rd.
    Kanab, UT 84741

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“God has me remembering Jim this week. His favorite hymn was "They will know we are Christians, by our love". He worked to exemplify the...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Suzanna Kay Carney - GA - friend

“I went to school with Jim from first grade on through high school. He was a great guy and I am so sorry to hear of his passing. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Cindy Walsh - St. James City, FL

“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 »
3 of 13 | 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 »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Paul Bettinger - Galloway, OH

“One of the kindest guys that I ever knew. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Carolyn Griffiths - Columbus, IN

“Continued prayers for his Holy Soul ”
6 of 13 | 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 »
7 of 13 | 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 »
8 of 13 | 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 »
9 of 13 | 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 »
10 of 13 | 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. ”
11 of 13 | 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. ”
12 of 13 | 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 »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Jim Nelson - Battle Creek, MI


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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.