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Sacred Beginnings Women's Transitional Program
1366 Elliott St.
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
1 (616) 443-6233
Life Story / Obituary
Kenlyn Joyce Donley, age 78, passed away Sept 28, 2015 after a short battle with cancer. She worked for West Ottawa Public Schools until 1980 when she left to devote the rest of her life to caring for her daughter, Susie, after an accident. She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth Donley in 1991. She is survived by her 3 daughters, Terri & Carl Bos, Susan Donley, and Deb& Steve Kuipers; 5 grandchildren : Chip & Lisa Bos, Melissa & James Tarr, Daniel & Audrey Bos, Matthew & Jessica Kuipers and Jennifer & Chuck Neumann ; 5 great grandchildren: Brooklynn, Andrew, Cameron, Hunter and Blake, and soon to be 2 more great grandchildren this winter. Also surviving are sister Doni Nichols and a sister in law Lottie Donley; nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11:00 am at the Northwood Chapel, Dykstra Funeral Homes 295 Douglas Ave. Officiating will be the Rev. Chip Bos. Visitation will be Thursday 5-8 pm at the chapel. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Beginnings Women’s Transitional Program. For more information please visit www.dykstrafuneralhome.com.