Mr. Lyle R. Atwood, age 51 of Grant, died Wednesday, August 20, 2008 at his home in Grant Twp.. He was born Lyle Rodney Atwood in Muskegon, the son of Margaret M. (Maus) and Clarence Russell Atwood on December 30, 1956. He married Karina Bonter on March 17, 2006 in Key West, FL. He was a Truss Builder for United Building Centers/Timberroots. He was a member of American Paint Horse Assoc., American quarter-horse; Assoc.; Percheron Horse Association.

He is survived by his wife Karina Atwood, his children Adam Atwood, Jordan Atwood, Andrea Kasnowicz, Steve Miller, 4 grandchildren, his mother Margaret Atwood of Muskegon, his brothers & sister Fred & Carolyn Atwood of Arizona, Charles & Jannie Atwood, Gene & Jan Atwood, Cheri & Jeff Goddard, Jeff & Yvonne Atwood all of Muskegon, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father Clarence Atwood.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM from the McKinley Grant Chapel, on Monday, August 25, 2008 with Pastor Patricia Bromberek and Mr. Steve Potter officiating. Interment will be in the Hillside Cemetery. Visitation will be held 2-4 & 7-9 PM Sunday. For Memorials please consider the American Cancer Society. Please sign the online guest book at www.mckinleyfuneral.com.

McKinley Funeral Home, Grant, 231-834-5613. http:\\mckinleyfuneral.com

 

 

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Carrie Guthrie
Friday August 22, 2008
09:18:57

Please accept my deepest sympathy for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

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Crystal Anton
Friday August 22, 2008
14:19:34

Thinking of Adam and Jordan....And Karina and her children too! My deepest sympathy! Crystal Anton

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Becky & Kevin Dumont
Friday August 22, 2008
14:46:02

Karina & family, we are thinking of you and are very sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts & prayers. Becky & Kevin

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Stacy Nelson (Taylor)
Friday August 22, 2008
21:03:12

Adam and Jordan, Sorry to hear of the loss of your dad. Please know that I'm thinking of you guys in this hard time.

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Mike & Cathy Atwood
Saturday August 23, 2008
10:19:15

Adam , Jordan & Karina & family I'm shocked & saddened to hear about Rodney. I just want you to know you are in Cathy and My thoughts and prayers.

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Mardi (Monroe) Williams
Saturday August 23, 2008
13:38:17

Dear Cherie & Jeff: Thinking of you at this time, knowing how hard it must be for you. Keeping you in our prayers, Love, Mardi

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Sarah Phillips
Saturday August 23, 2008
20:34:35

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. "Memories Keep Those We Love Close to Us Forever"

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Kyran Santose
Sunday August 24, 2008
14:49:53

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Kyran Santose
Sunday August 24, 2008
14:52:11

We're sorry about your loss Chris and Kyran

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VNS Hospice
Sunday August 24, 2008
20:36:40

Our deepest sympathies to your family in the loss of your beloved husband, father, grandfather, and brother. We are here to support you in your journey of grief, and will be keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. -VNS Hospice Nurses & Staff

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Andy & Erin Dole
Monday August 25, 2008
12:45:10

Adam & Jordan- We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you and your families are in our thoughts and prayers. Andy & Erin & Girls

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Terria Mortensen (Hall)
Tuesday August 26, 2008
13:03:12

Adam and Jordan, I am so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.

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Cindy (Jensen) Snead and Andrea Jensen Huizenga
Tuesday August 26, 2008
20:53:28

Gene and Jan, We are so sorry for the loss of your brother. Please accept our sincere condolences. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. With sympathy, Cindy and Andrea

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Newaygo ATT Garage
Wednesday August 27, 2008
08:46:25

Karina and Family, we are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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