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Tina M. Grimm

Tina passed away Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo.

She was born April 5, 1960 in Battle Creek, the daughter of John and Judy (Durr) Millsap. Tina enjoyed swimming, doing arts and crafts, sewing and ceramics. On May 18 1979 in Plainwell she married Paul Grimm who survives.

Also surviving are her children, Steph (Robin Howe) Grimm of Martin, Dan (Heather) Grimm of Richland and Tom Grimm of Plainwell; grandson, Benjamin; brothers, David Lowing and Tom Cardiff; brothers-in-law, Russ Doxey and David (Brenda) Grimm along with many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Janie Doxey.

Friends may visit with Tina’s family starting at 10:00 A.M., Friday, July 16, 2021 at the Winkel Funeral Home, until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 A.M., with Pastor Dan Minor officiating.

Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Plainwell.

Contributions in memory of Tina may be made to the

Polaris Project

to help fight human trafficking.

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Leonard & Natalie Witt

July 14, 2021 at 12:50 pm

Paul & family … you are in our thoughts!

Lenny & Natalie ❤️


Joan Adams

July 14, 2021 at 12:59 pm

So sorry for your loss. Tina was a fun person to be with. Many memories. Prayers of comfort for all the family.


Pam McQueer

July 14, 2021 at 1:18 pm

Tina was an amazing person. My school memories of her are so special. I loved her soul! She will live on in many of our hearts. And I want to say to her family, how blessed the world was with having her as a part of it. My sincere sympathy at this loss of a great woman. I will pray for you and yours during this difficult time.

Pam De Bruyne/McQueer


Karen Currie Dyeer

July 14, 2021 at 2:51 pm

So sorry for loss> She was a great person !!


Deb Redmond Mason

July 14, 2021 at 3:18 pm

Paul & family: I am saddened by the passing of Tina. I remember the last time I talked to her was at Meijer. We laughed & reminisced about riding the school bus together & talked about Janie. May God give you peace and comfort at this time.

Prayers to all.


Laura DenHarder

July 14, 2021 at 3:34 pm

Paul and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you all with the loss of Tina. Thinking of you all.

The DenHarders


Christina Madden

July 14, 2021 at 5:48 pm

Prayers to Paul and family sorry for the loss of Tina. You have been wonderful neighbors fjord over 30 years.


Pam Schultz (Mack)

July 14, 2021 at 6:06 pm

Paul and family,

So sorry to hear about our cousin Tina. What a beautiful person she was. It has been a long time since we seen each other but kept up with Christmas cards. God has a beautiful angel now. God bless you all!


Barbara Warnez Brenner

July 14, 2021 at 6:06 pm

So sorry to hear of Tina’s passing. Prayers to you all.


Susan. Knapp

July 14, 2021 at 6:26 pm

Prayers and condolences to the family-I have many memories from school and running into her at the store and catching up


Mary Beauchamp

July 14, 2021 at 6:55 pm

Dear Paul and family , We are so sorry to see this our deepest sympathy hugs and may you find comfort at this hard time deeply in our thoughts Rick and Mary Beauchamp


Karen Burnell Krajecki

July 14, 2021 at 7:15 pm


I am so sorry to hear about Tina. I have so many fun memories or growing up with her and Janie. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.


Darryl and Sandra elkins

July 14, 2021 at 8:08 pm

Are condolences to dan and all his family.may God watch over you and carry you threw this time of grief.


Bernadette Doubblestein

July 14, 2021 at 8:45 pm

Paul, it’s with great sadness to hear the news about Tina. Prayers to you and the family.

Dan and Bernadette Doubbleatein


Brad Keeler

July 14, 2021 at 8:59 pm

Paul and family, so sorry to hear about this, our thoughts and prayers are with you


Deborah Mack Newton

July 14, 2021 at 10:13 pm

Tina you are a beautiful person inside and out. Rest in peace angel❤ To the family I am so sorry for your loss.


Cathy Mack -Mutafis

July 15, 2021 at 3:00 am

Our condolences to you Paul and your family❤️

My cousin Tina, may you Rest In Peace, I will miss our conversations and our daily words game, love to you sweet lady



July 15, 2021 at 6:27 am

Sorry for the loss of Tina Paul. Somehow, may your faith help you find peace during this difficult time.


Vicky Vargo

July 15, 2021 at 11:09 am

Paul, Dan, Tom and Family,

I am so very sorry to hear about Tina/Mom. I have so many fond memories. She was so funny and I loved to hear her contagious laugh. My thoughts are with all of you.


Herb Ayres

July 15, 2021 at 12:27 pm

Paul, my sympathies to you and the children. I hope as time passes your memories of Tina will give you smiles in place of tears.

Sincerely ,



Ryan James Steele

July 15, 2021 at 2:16 pm

Dan and family,

Your in our hearts and prayers this week. I’ll always remember your mom’s good humor and warm laugh. A special woman for sure!


Chris Rice

July 15, 2021 at 5:16 pm

Dan, although I never met your mother, she raised an outstanding young man of whom she must’ve been immensely proud. Thinking of you and your family.


Rosalie Betzler

July 15, 2021 at 5:47 pm

I remember Tina. So sorry to hear of her passing.


Brett Wilson-Ambrose

July 15, 2021 at 9:50 pm

I am so sad for the loss of my cousin. I will never forget her and the memories that we made. I loved her no matter what. I will cherish my memories of time spent with her. Her amazing sense of humor and laugh is what I will miss most. I’m so sorry Paul, Steph, Danny and Tommy for your incredible loss. We are never prepared for this moment. Love you always, Tina. I will miss you! :’(


Angela Ermel

July 15, 2021 at 10:40 pm


We are so sorry to hear about Tina. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Ben, Angie & Colten Ermel


Tim Bowers

July 16, 2021 at 7:48 am

Paul so sorry to hear of your family’s loss. I know your faith in God will carry you through this. May the peace and comfort of knowing the Lord be with you at this time.


Carly Holland (Carpenter)

July 16, 2021 at 10:36 am

So sorry to hear about Tina’s passing. I will cherish and hold all the memories over the years closely. She was so loved and will be missed dearly. Praying for the Grimm family.


First Baptist Church

July 16, 2021 at 12:00 pm

We are terribly sorry for your loss. We send our condolences and prayers for your family and pray that God will grant His peace and comfort to you all.


Patti Stephens Rybicki

July 27, 2021 at 11:24 pm

Paul & Family Just know that your in my thought’s & prayers. Tina will be missed.


Sue Gaukel Richard

August 10, 2021 at 8:30 pm

So sorry for your loss Paul. I remember Tina as she wasa friend of my brothers Mike Lewis when they were teens.


Art Lindsey

September 4, 2021 at 11:23 pm

Hey Paul sorry to hear of your loss.

I don’t want to even imagine loosing a soul mate like your enduring! God Bless You



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