Carolyn Szubinski

1962 ~ 2019

SZUBINSKI - Carolyn Szubinski, age 56, went to be with her Lord while surrounded by her family on Monday morning, February 11, 2019 after a courageous battle with brain cancer. She is preceded in death by her father, Norton Thompson. Carolyn is survived by her husband of 35 years, David Szubinski; sons, Matthew (Julie) Szubinski, Eric Szubinski, Travis Szubinski; one grandchild on the way; mother, Mary Lou Thompson; brothers, David (Sue) Thompson, Tim (Jodi) Thompson; sister, Mary Beth Thompson; father and mother-in-law, Norman and Helen Szubinski; brothers and sisters-in-law, Theresa Barck, Mike Szubinski, Kathy (Ken) Swain, Norma (Dale Peplinski) Vachon, Chrissy (David) Laug, Donald (Carla) Szubinski; many nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 AM Friday, February 15, 2019 at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 6390 Belmont Ave. NE, Belmont. Carolyn’s family will greet relatives and friends 1:00 to 3:00 PM and 5:00 to 7:00 PM Thursday at Stegenga Funeral Chapel, 1601 Post Drive NE, Belmont and one hour prior to mass at church on Friday. Prayers of the rosary will be recited at 7:00 PM on Thursday at the funeral chapel. Memorial contributions in Carolyn's memory may be made to Carolyn's family. Checks should be written to Eric Szubinski. The family will distribute the contributions to Carolyn's favorite charities following the service. To share a photo, memory and sign the family’s online guestbook please visit www.stegengafuneralchapel.com. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Carolyn M. Szubinski please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Fairplains Cemetery
2056 Diamond Ave
Grand Rapids, MI, 49505

Visitation

FEB 14. 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM (EST)

Stegenga Funeral Chapel - Belmont

1601 Post Dr. NE

Belmont, MI, 49306

[email protected]

https://www.stegengafuneralchapel.com

Visitation

FEB 15. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (EST)

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

6390 Belmont Ave.

Belmont, MI, 49306

Mass of Christian Burial

FEB 15. 11:00 AM (EST)

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

6390 Belmont Ave.

Belmont, MI, 49306

Leave Your Tribute Message

February 13, 2019 7:00pm

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- Rachel R Hutchinson

February 12, 2019 7:00pm

Kathy and Ken: So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this difficult time.  Jan and Terry Thompson

- Janice Thompson

February 12, 2019 7:00pm

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February 12, 2019 7:00pm

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February 12, 2019 7:00pm

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February 12, 2019 7:00pm

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February 11, 2019 7:00pm

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February 11, 2019 7:00pm

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February 11, 2019 7:00pm

Carolyn was my dearest friend in jr high and throughout high school.We stayed friend's after school. She was a very kind person and had alot of fun time's hanging out with her…she had the most beautiful eye's.I'll miss you Carolyn, but i know we will reunite someday😇

- Sherie Guthrie

February 11, 2019 7:00pm

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February 11, 2019 7:00pm

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February 11, 2019 7:00pm

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February 11, 2019 7:00pm

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February 10, 2019 7:00pm

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February 10, 2019 7:00pm

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February 10, 2019 7:00pm

Carolyn was a wonderful person and loved by many. I was blessed to see her often and always enjoyed catching up with her. I particularly remember that she loved going to musicals and orchestra concerts at Devos Hall. I will miss her friendly smile. My condolences to her family and friends.

- Jeff Oxford

February 10, 2019 7:00pm

My sincerest condolences. I met Carolyn eve. I was three. She was a great family friend and was always kind and loving to me. She is gone too soon and will be missed.

- Emily Oxford

February 10, 2019 7:00pm

*when I was three

- Emily Oxford

February 10, 2019 7:00pm

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