Obituary for Deanna M Bartlett

Born: Jul. 4th, 1944
Passed Away: Apr. 10th, 2011


Wednesday Apr. 13th, 2011
2:00pm to 4:00pm and
6:00pm to 8:00pm at Throop Funeral Home
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Thursday Apr. 14th, 2011, 1:00pm at Throop Funeral Home
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Mrs Deanna M. Bartlett, aged 66, of Coopersville passed away very unexpectedly Sunday April 10, 2011. She was born July 4, 1944 in Grand Rapids MI to Edward and Georgia (Cook) Watkins who preceded her in death. Deanna was a daycare provider to many children in the Coopersville area and was known as Grandma by the children she cared for. She was also preceded in death by her brother Wilbur Watkins and two sisters Linda Daniels and Lorraine Sweers. Deanna is survived by her husband of 46 years Mike; daughters Sheryl (Dan) Bylsma, Beth (Mark) Andrews, and Kim (Doug) Avink; grandchildren Derek and Drew Bylsma, Christina and Bryan Andrews, and Erica Eisen; sister Vivian “Bobbie” Hilliker; many nieces and nephews and her daycare grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held Thursday 1:00 pm at the Throop Funeral Home in Coopersville. Rev Tim McGarvey officiating. Burial in Coopersville-Polkton Twp. Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm at the funeral home in Coopersville. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Assocn., 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop-Coopersville ph 616-837-8161


at Coopersville-Polkton Twp Cemetery
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