Catherine A. Ezinga (Bigelow), age 69, of Hudsonville, passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday, June 26, 2021. Catherine was a loving wife, mom, grandma, great-grandma and great-great grandma who was blessed with a sense of humor. She loved the outdoors, especially anything that involved being at the beach or at the pool. Catherine loved to crochet and make things for her family and friends. She was always thoughtful, especially when it came to her M & M ‘s. She had a different flavor for everyone! She was preceded in death by her parents, Ray and Geraldine Orr and Deloris White. Catherine will be lovingly remembered by her husband, David Ezinga; her children, Andy and Nicole Bigelow, John and Karen Bigelow, Anthony Bigelow, Annie and James Hall, Mettie Groen (Larry Bowman); many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; several loving brothers and sisters, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 1, 2021, at 2 pm at Matthysse Kuiper DeGraaf Funeral Home (Grandville) 4145 Chicago Dr. SW with her son, Andy Bigelow, officiating. Burial Georgetown Township Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet the family Wednesday from 5-8 pm at the funeral home and also on Thursday from 1-2 pm prior to the service. In honor of Catherine’s love of her favorite color red, the family requests that guests attending the funeral wear something red to honor her.
- Denise Lee