Plainwell soldier returned home for burial

7:59 pm
Mon February 4, 2013

Plainwell soldier returned home for burial

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Mark Schoonhoven is a Plainwell native who lived in the area until he enlisted six year ago.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Silence hung in the air inside the hangar. As the large door crawled open, a rush of cold air entered. Every face turned to the airplane that carried the body of the father, son and fallen soldier. On Wednesday, Staff Sgt. Mark Schoonhoven, who on Jan.