Charlotte Pearl Brown

May 8, 1942 ~ June 17, 2022

Charlotte “Char” Pearl Brown, age 80, of Grandville, MI and Punta Gorda, FL, went to be with her Lord on Friday, June 17, 2022. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert William Brown; parents, Desire and Genevieve Collige. She will be lovingly remembered by her children, Robin (Stuart) Longstreet, David (Jenni) Harris, Wendy (John) Osterbaan, Sheryl (Terry) Blair, Charlie (Kim) Brown, Robert (Lusi) Sterenberg, Sheri Brown; special friend, Kenny Kent; grandchildren, Lisa, Alissa, Becky, Adam, Olivia, Anja, Randi, Tyler, Kyle, Christopher, Anthony, Ryan, Anna, Samantha, Keshia, Emilie, Jason, Lejing; great grandchildren, Abigail, Amelia, Anderson, Andrew, Bentley, Cally, Elliott, Emma, Ethan, Evelyn, Hayleigh, Hunter, Koda, Layne, Leo, Levi, Lincoln, Lura, Macie, Madelyn, Maximus, Sawyer, Trinity; sister and brother-in-law, Aline (David) Stebleton; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Pat Brown, Doris Irwin, Darlene (Dan) Longstreet; many nieces and nephews. Family was one of the most important parts of her life. She loved spending time with them and she enjoyed her “Snowbird” friends in Florida too. She will always be remembered for her strong will, work ethic, loving nature and instilling good values as she raised her family. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 22, 10:30 am at Matthysse Kuiper DeGraaf Funeral Home, 4031 Clyde Park SW, Wyoming, with Rev. Lu Saenz officiating. Burial Rest Lawn Memorial Park. Relatives and friends may meet the family Tuesday, June 21 from 5-8 pm and for one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make memorial contributions to Conquer Chiari ( or Faith Hospice.

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June 23, 2022 10:40am
Dear Lisa & Family, So sorry to hear of Char's passing. We were good friends of her's from Church. She will be missed. Lovingly, Dorothy Ramsey

- Dorothy J. Ramsey

June 20, 2022 8:56am
Hi Lisa-so sorry to learn of Char's passing but she certainly suffered for such a long time. We had some fun times in Florida. She will be missed by all of you. As you probably know I moved back to Massachusetts a year and a half ago to be near my family. Lovingly, Betty Hart

- Betty Hart

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