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“So sorry to hear ofLoAnns passing. I worked with her both at the hospital and at Davita. She was a kind soul. Sorry for your loss ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Barb Fitzpatrick - Marshall, MI

“I remember working with LoAnn, sorry for your loss ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Heidi Yarger

“So sorry to hear about LoAnn, Maria. I remember sitting with her at school functions and graduation. She was so proud of you and I know you'll miss...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Cathy Reid - Marshall, MI

“Larry and Maria, I am so sorry. My thoughts and prayers are with both of you. LoAnn was so very nice and kind. I miss having you as neighbors. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Sally Emory - Batte Creek, MI

“Grandma was a very caring person and will be missed by many rest easy in heaven grams ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: vincent bridges - battle creek, MI

“LoAnn was student of mine way back. She was such a sweet gal. She was so caring of others. I remember her so well. I was a young teacher then and...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Lynn Lehman - Kingston, MI

“LoAnn was such a hard worker and God knows how many of His sick she cared for. I, too, worked on the same floor at Leila Hosp., and so I remember...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Havens - Battle Creek, MI

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LoAnn Marie Bridges, age 60, of Battle Creek passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday evening, March 28, 2018. She was born in Caro, Michigan on December 4, 1957, the loving daughter of Rudolph & Donna Dadacki, and graduated from Kingston (Michigan) High School with the Class of 1976. LoAnn served as an LPN for more than 25 years at Leila Hospital, Battle Creek Health Systems, Bronson Battle Creek and DaVita Battle Creek Dialysis.

LoAnn married Lawrence "Larry" Bridges at the St. Philip Catholic Church on July 30, 1994; he survives. She is also survived by her daughter, Maria Bridges of Battle Creek; her step-children, Carl (Mary) Bridges and Eddie Bridges, both of Battle Creek; many grandchildren & great-grandchildren; nine brothers & sisters, Mike Dadacki, Margaret (Anthony) Elder, Marsha (Matt) Perez, Lorraine (John) Shotwell, Richard Dadacki, Darlene Whitehair, Laura (Shawn) McMenamin, Autumn Roberts, Ben Klinesmith; and several nieces & nephews. LoAnn was preceded in death by her parents.

Loann was a member of the St. Philip Roman Catholic Church for many years and also attended St. Joseph Catholic Church. She was a true animal lover and enjoyed going to the Zoo. LoAnn also enjoyed reading, watching movies, attending concerts, the Battle Creek Hot Air Balloon Festivals, and spending time at South Haven and Grand Haven.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 4th at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. A procession will follow to St. Philip Roman Catholic Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Fr. Christopher J. Ankley. Memorials directed to St. Philip Roman Catholic Church would be appreciated. Personal messages for the family and/or favorite memories of LoAnn may be placed at