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Marshall-Gren Chapel
Tuesday June 9th, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Hillside Cemetery
Tuesday June 9th, 2020

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Charles Thomas Carten

Charles “Chuck” Carten passed away on June 3, 2020, at the age of 82. Chuck was born on December 23, 1937 to Charles & Theressa (Snyder) Carten. Chuck married Charlene on January 23, 1960. He served his country proudly in the US Navy from 1955 to 1958. He is survived by his wife Charlene; his children: Kimberly Cochran, Karen Carten and Becky (Julie) Carten-Crandell; four grandchildren: Trevor Cochran, Mindy (Michael) Daws, Leah Carten-Crandell and Aaron Carten-Crandell; great grandchildren: Ryleigh Daws, Hayden Daws; his uncle Pete Snider and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Bonnie (Leslie) Sweeris. Memorial donations may be made to Paws with a Cause or Hospice of Holland. While visiting Chuck’s webpage at www.mccowensecord.com please sign the guestbook by lighting a candle, and/or sharing a memory with the family. Arrangements being made by McCowen and Secord Funeral Home; Marshall & Gren Chapel in Plainwell, MI.

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I am sorry for your loss.Chuck always supported the police department during his time on the city council.He was always approachable and listened . Kevin Christensen

kevin christensen Jun 9 2020 8:47 AM

Small Garden Dish was purchased for the family of Charles Thomas Carten.

Jun 4 2020 3:26 PM

To the family Love and Prayers. He will be missed. Love, Chet and Shirley Babrick

Shirley Babrick Jun 4 2020 2:19 PM

So sorry for your loss. Lori Snyder-Steele

Lori Steele Jun 4 2020 10:02 AM

My sympathies to the family. Herb Ayres

Herbert Ayres Jun 4 2020 9:50 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Carten

Barb Sherbert Jun 3 2020 8:14 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Carten

Sarah Duram Jun 3 2020 6:14 PM

Lovely One Spathiphyllum Plant was purchased for the family of Charles Thomas Carten.

Jun 3 2020 5:55 PM