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Visitation

Avink McCowen Secord Funeral Home Plainwell
Monday January 31st, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am

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Funeral Service

Avink McCowen Secord Funeral Home Plainwell
Monday January 31st, 2022
11:00am

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Winefred "Penny" Fretwell

Winefred “Penny” Fretwell

Penny Fretwell, 75, of Wayland Michigan, passed away with her children and their spouses by her side on Monday, January 24, 2022. Penny was born on October 16, 1946 in Martin Kentucky. She was a devoted sister, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a great support to her entire family, she was there for her family everyday and loved them deeply. She was a mother to anyone that needed her. She devoted her life to her family and their wellbeing no matter what their age. She was an amazing cook, she loved to make people their favorite foods and Sunday dinners for the whole family. She loved yard sales and country music. She was a faithful woman who loved God and read her bible continuously.

Penny was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth, her sisters Georgia and Rose, her brother, Bob and children Larry and Dean. She is survived by children, Angela (Ted) Stout, Brian (Judy) Fretwell, Gina (Chris) Nieuwkoop, Jesse (Kim) Fretwell; her grandchildren, Jason (Brandi) Myaard, Sarah (Lisa) Myaard, Lindsey (Mike) Haan, Emily (Aaron) Higbee, Kirsty (Sean) Savastano, Jim (Ashley) Fretwell, Alex (Alysia) Savinsky, Cole Fretwell, Avery Fretwell; her great grandchildren, Leevigh, Harleigh, Tristin, Peyton, Cheyenne, Allianna, Audrey, Bennett; her brothers, Wayne (Becky) Hayes and Larry (Rose) Hayes.

A visitation will be held on Monday January 31, 2022 at 10:00am with a funeral service to follow at 11:00am at the Avink McCowen Secord Funeral Home; 120 S. Woodhams St, Plainwell MI 49080.


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Guestbook

Penny was a wonderful sister and friend . She is going to be missed terribly. Until we see u again. Love ❤ u very much

Larry & Rose Hayes Jan 30 2022 8:50 PM

Aunt Penny you will be greatly missed. Love you!

Jodi & Kevin Daly Jan 30 2022 12:47 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Winefred Fretwell

Ted and Angie Stout & Family Jan 30 2022 8:55 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Winefred Fretwell

Bobbi and Mike Huyck Jan 30 2022 5:49 AM

Gina your mom was a sweetheart only met her one time ! She was a trooper till the end ! Very strong woman we cherrish our moms ! I know it hurts she will never be forgotten but forever in our ❤❤

Connie Hendrick Jan 29 2022 9:27 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Winefred Fretwell

Connie Hendrick Jan 29 2022 9:18 AM

My prayers are with your families hearts.

Vickie Rick Jan 28 2022 6:17 PM

You will be greatly missed Penny! Always remember you with a smile on your face and a hug as I was leaving. Prayers and love sent to all of those you have left behind. Until you can be with them again as you were their glue.

Denise Lilly Jan 28 2022 2:19 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Winefred Fretwell

Tammy (Robinson) Butler Jan 28 2022 11:23 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Winefred Fretwell

Lennie Leland sending love and hugs for strength at this very hard time. Remember all the wonderful memories you have of your mom. ❤️ Jan 28 2022 8:20 AM

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