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Lillian Marie (Conklin) McFarland

August 23, 1950 — September 23, 2021

Paw Paw

Lillian Marie McFarland, 71, of Paw Paw, passed away Thursday September 23, 2021 at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo.

She was born August 23, 1950 in Kalamazoo, the daughter of the late Arthur Conklin and Altha (Munson) Conklin.

Lillian was an avid nature lover. She found peace and relaxation spending time outside feeding and watching the birds. She was very outgoing and had a big heart. Lillian treasured her family and spending time with her friends.

On June 6, 2003, in South Haven , she married Paul John McFarland who survives.

She is also survived by her son, Skeeter (Mellissa) Olsen, her step children, Paul John (Lindsay Verburg) McFarland and, Kelly Gove; five grandchildren, Madison, Hailey, Jade, Clara and Ryder; two sisters, Becky Conklin and Vivian (Charlie) Ferris; and her brother, brother, Walter Conklin.

Lillian was preceded in death by her brother, Larry Conklin.

Family and friends are invited to visit on Saturday, October 9, 2021 from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at the Adams Funeral Home, 502 West Michigan Ave., Paw Paw, where a memorial service will commence at 12:00 p.m. with Rev. Archie Lammon officiating. Interment will follow at Wildey Cemetery, Paw Paw.

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