Jesse Metzgar

Jesse H. Metzgar

Tuesday, December 7th, 1926 - Tuesday, July 7th, 2020
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Jesse H Metzgar, 93, of Battle Creek, Michigan, passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. He was born on December 7, 1926, the son of Jesse Earl Metzgar and Esther Lucille (Broker) Metzgar. Jesse served his country in the US Navy during World War II.

He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Agnes Arleen (Shears) Metzgar; two sons, Larry (Sue) Metzgar and Paul (Deb) Metzgar; daughter, Susan (Bob) Stewart; five grandchildren, Michael Fleming, Norman Metzgar, Marcus Metzgar, Ashley Metzgar and Ben Metzgar; three great-grandchildren, Zada, Addey and Leroy. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Harold Metzgar.

The visitation will be held at Baxter Funeral & Cremation, 375 W. Dickman Rd., Battle Creek on Friiday, July 10, 2020 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm and a private family graveside service will follow at the Fort Custer National Cemetery on Friday, July 10, 2020. Contributions in Jesse's name may be made to the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, July 10th, 2020 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Friday, July 10th, 2020 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Baxter Funeral & Cremation Service
    375 W. Dickman Road
    BATTLE CREEK, MI 49037
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  • Interment

    Fort Custer National Cemetery
    15501 Dickman Road
    AUGUSTA, MI 49012
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Leslie, Laura, Lisa, Tiffney, Janine, and Marty and Love, Duane and Vicky sent flowers to the family of Jesse H. Metzgar.
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Gina Sheets

Posted at 05:42pm
On behalf of the ladies in the Queen Valley Properties real estate office we send our deepest sympathies to the family. We look forward to hugging you all upon your return to QV. Here in Queen Valley we have a cactus ready to be planted in memory of Jesse as a reminder of his hardiness, his love of the environment, and his sturdiness to his family. Much love, Leslie, Phyllis, Janine, Nancy, and Gina.

Leslie, Laura, Lisa, Tiffney, Janine, and Marty

Posted at 09:04am
We are thinking of all of you during this difficult time. You are in our prayers. Sending you tons of hugs.
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Leslie, Laura, Lisa, Tiffney, Janine, and Marty purchased the Medium Dish Garden for the family of Jesse Metzgar. Send Flowers


Gina Sheets

Posted at 06:17pm
Dear Susan, Bob, and the Metzgar Family -
Travis and I extend our deepest sympathies in the passing of Jesse. May you find comfort enjoying the outdoors and the beautiful environment around you. In kindest regards - The Sheets

Love, Duane and Vicky

Posted at 05:14pm
We send you our sincere condolences and cherishe the great memories we have of times spent together at Queen Valley get togethers and visits in Mi.
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