Died Thursday afternoon January 3, 2018 in Dowagiac, Michigan. Brenda was born September 7, 1957 in Kalamazoo, MI. a daughter of Kenneth and Gertrude (Williams) Underwood. She had been a Kalamazoo area resident most of her life. Brenda was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Kelly Underwood; and a sister, Donna Faye Williams. She is survived by 3 children, Don (De-Ahna) Underwood of Manistee, MI, Elaine Underwood of Suttons Bay, MI, and Christina Underwood of Traverse City, MI; 9 grandchildren; 3 sisters, Nancy Williams of Dowagiac, Peggy Dunnigan and Stella Underwood both of Kalamazoo; 2 brothers, Kenneth "Pahoo" Underwood and Scott (Mindy) Underwood both of Kalamazoo; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Services will be held 11 o'clock Saturday from the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel, 3926 South 9th St. Visitation will be 4-8pm Friday at the chapel. Interment will be in Almena Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the West Michigan Cancer Center. Please visit Brenda's personalized webpage for directions, online guestbook, or to leave a condolence.www.langelands.com.