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“Audrey Keith I'm so sorry to hear of this lose. She is loved so much ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Tasha Smith - Battle creek, MI

“Audrey, Krystal & Keith took my brother, Cody, in when he needed them the most. There is a respect there for how caring and giving they all...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Amber Van Dyke - Grand Rapids, MI

“My daughter my best friend my sister living without you will be my trial and tribulations in this life you're my world always stay with me pookie...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Audrey Martens - Battle Creek, MI

“I'm so sorry to hear of your passing Crystal. I only met you a couple times but it still saddened me when I heard you had passed. I pray that you...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Laura clark - Olivet, MI

“Rip krystal you will be missed this is killing me that you are gone we was so close growning up we did everything together you not just my cousin you...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Crystal Welcher - Battle creek, MI

“We are so sorry to hear about your loss. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Betty, Vanassa and boys Drake

“Audrey:I am so sorry to learn of Krystal's passing. My heart is sad, she was always so friendly and helpful to others. My thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Linda Linke - Battle Creek, MI

“Krystal was like a sister to me. You will forever be missed, never forgotten, and always loved. Tell grampa I said Hi, until we meet again. ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: Jenessa Miller - Battle Creek, MI

“Keith, I am so sorry to read of the passing of your sister Krystal. I know she meant so much to you. I will be praying for you in the days to come....Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Brenda Gothberg - Battle Creek, MI

“You well always be missed krystal until we meet again. We where so close it kills me to know you are gone but not forgotten. You were not only my...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Crystal Welcher - Waycross, GA

“So very sorry for the lossof Krystal.My thoughts &prayers are with you all ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Lillian Lewis - Homer, MI

“My deepest sympathies to Krystal and her family. She was the sweetest person I have ever met. Sorry for your loss. My prayers are with her family. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Dawn Brower - Battle Creek, MI

“My deepest sympathy. ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Luewella Johnson-Cotton - MI

“Krystal we love you very much, You will aiways be in our hearts forever until we all meet again someday RIP with love grandma welcher,vickie,tony...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Vickie Barkley - BATTLE CREEK, MI

“Sis I know you went to be with grandpa but you will forever be missed. You were not only my sister, you were like a mom to me and my best friend....Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Keith Welcher - MI - Brother

“Im blessed to have had you as my sis.. miss you so much Till we meet again ❤ ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Charity Welcher - MI - Sister

“Im sorry I wasn't there I love you all so much please know u are in my prayers ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: Jason hurt - battle creek, MI

“Keith and Audrey im so sorry, please contact me 2698416902 ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: kimberly Martens - BATTLE CREEK, MI

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Krystal Marie Martens, age 33, of Battle Creek went home to be with the Lord unexpectedly on Wednesday morning, May 24, 2017 at the Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo. She was born in Battle Creek on August 23, 1983, the daughter of Bobby J. Welcher and Audrey E. (Martens) Withers. She graduated from Harper Creek High School in 2002 and furthered her education at Kellogg Community College.

Krystal was sadly preceded in death by her sister, Stephanie Nichole Welcher in 1985; and her maternal grandparents, Milo D. Martens and Mildred "Midge" Martens. Krystal is survived by her mother, Audrey Martens-Withers; her father, Bobby J. Welcher; her brother, Keith Allen Welcher and his wife, Charity Welcher; and her niece, Nevaeh Welcher.

Krystal enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and helping people in need.

Family and friends will gather to celebrate Krystal's life at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, June 2, 2017 at the "Anybodies Playground" at Bailey Park. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to the family. Arrangements by Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Battle Creek. Personal messages for the family and/or favorite memories of Krystal may be placed at