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James Jim D. Kirkwood




Born: 1968
Death: December 25, 2008




KIRKWOOD – James D. Jim Kirkwood age 40 of Ada passed away suddenly December 25 2008. He is survived by his wife Ann; loving son Alex; parents Jack and Rita Kirkwood of West Olive; sisters Maureen Kirkwood and Molly Kirkwood (James Clarke); brother Joseph (Susan) Kirkwood; parents-in-law Kenneth and Amber Bailey; sister-in-law Sheila (Joseph) Wittenbach; grandmother-in-law Joyce Bailey; nieces and nephews Jack Culp Sam Madeline Zachary and Lucas Kirkwood Evan and Joshua Wittenbach. He was preceded in death by his brother-in-law Kenny Bailey. Jim was a 1986 Catholic Central graduate and also a graduate of Aquinas College. He was an avid tennis player who was an All City Tennis Player at Catholic Central High School. Jim was a loving husband father and son. He will be deeply missed by his close circle of friends; Jay Cathy Brian Anita David Sonya and many others. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at the Cathedral of St. Andrew 265 Sheldon SE Rev. Mark-David Janus CSP presiding. Interment Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Vigil service will be 7:00 PM. Visitation 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the OBrien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel 3980 Cascade Rd., SE. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Guardian Angel Homes 1345 Monroe NW Grand Rapids MI 49505 or the Inner City Christian Federation 920 Cherry SE Grand Rapids MI 49506

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