Joyce Kolbeck

Joyce Marie Kolbeck (Brown)

Monday, December 1st, 1930 - Sunday, August 11th, 2019
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Joyce Marie Kolbeck, 88, of Allegan, MI passed away Sunday, August 11, 2019 at Ely Manor. Born December 1, 1930 in Otsego, she was the daughter of the late Leonard Persley and Hazel (VanHouten) Brown and was the wife of the late Eugene Arthur Meade and Alois Kolbeck. When she was not tending to the variety of animals on her mini hobby farm, she enjoyed spending time crocheting.

Mrs. Kolbeck is survived by her children, Linda Hermenitt, George (Lisa) Meade, Herb Meade, Harry (Kathy) Meade, Kenneth (Elizabeth) Meade, Michael Meade, and Larry (Helen) Meade; her sisters, Neva Wallace and Helen Wallace; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Along with her parents and her husbands, she was preceded in death by her son, Wayne Meade; and her siblings, Jean Blair, Bernie Brown, Ray Brown and June McEwen.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at which time a funeral service will begin. Burial will follow in Hicks Cemetery, Watson Township. Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, is assisting the family with arrangements.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel
    Address Not Available
  • Service

    Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 11:00am
    Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel
    Address Not Available
    Pastor Ray Brown
  • Interment

    Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 |
    Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
    Hicks Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Immediately following chapel service.


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Posted at 02:15am
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Posted at 12:07am
I'm so very sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my prayers.

Roseann Dagen

Posted at 08:55pm
Joyce and Al use to come almost every weekend to listen and dance to the live music of Jerry and the Moonlighters. I loved her like a second mother. Roseann Dagen

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