Kimberly Sue Bandlow, 49, of St. Helen, passed away June 14, 2016 at Horizon Senior Living in St. Helen.
She was born on September 3, 1966 in Clare to John and Lorna (Railing) Cowles. She graduated from Grand Valley State University and lived in the Grand Rapids area for many years.
Ms. Bandlow was employed in home health care until she could not work any longer because of her struggle with Multiple Sclerosis. She returned to the Houghton Lake area in 2006 to be by her family.
She loved reading and spending time with family.
Surviving are her parents John and Lorna Cowles of Houghton Lake; brother, Eric (Janice) Cowles of Midland; half-sister, Kathleen Mary (Aaron) Cooper of MS; two nieces, Danielle and Meadow; two nephews, Nicholas and Andrew; and several cousins, aunts and uncles.
Family services will be conducted for Kimberly Sue Bandlow. Interment will be in Roscommon Township Cemetery, Houghton Lake.
Memorial contributions in memory of Kim are asked to be directed to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, 6520 North Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-2130.
Christler Funeral Home, Houghton Lake Chapel is serving the family.
Condolences can be sent to the family online at www.christler-holdship.com.