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Ronald A.J. Kussy

February 19, 1942 — October 22, 2023

Paw Paw

Ronald A.J. Kussy, 81, of Paw Paw, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2023.

He was born February 19, 1942, in Paw Paw, the son of the late Alex J. Kussy and Margaret D. (Kristoff) Kussy.

Ron proudly served his country in Vietnam. He retired from General Motors, Fisher Body, where he worked as a supervisor from 1966 to 1992. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially fishing and hunting. He was a longtime member of the Paw Paw Conservation Club. He was a dedicated and active member of Saint Mary Catholic Church and school.

On June 19, 1965, at the Saint Mary Church in Kalamazoo, he married Mary Jane (Stacy) Kussy, who survives.

He is also survived by his two daughters, Michelle (Roy) Middlebrooks and Anne (Ken) Wendling, five grandchildren; Alex (Molly Keegan) Wilder, Justin Middlebrooks, Mara Wilder, Kaylyn Middlebrooks and Catherine Wendling, one brother, Stephen (Michelle) Kussy and one sister; Marian (Wendell) Wojdak, along with nieces and nephews.

Ronald was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Paul Kussy and Marvin Kussy.

Family and friends are invited to visit on Friday, October 27, 2023, at Adams Funeral Home, 502 W. Michigan Ave, Paw Paw, where a Rosary will begin at 5:00 p.m. visitation will follow until 8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will follow on Saturday, October 28, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at Saint Mary Catholic Church, Paw Paw, with Rev. Fr. Alan P. Jorgensen officiating. Burial will take place at a later date at Saint Mary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation or to the Saint Joseph's Indian School.

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Recitation of the Rosary

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