Life Story / Obituary
Sharon Kay Doornbos age 73, of Grand Rapids, went to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday, April 16, 2020. She passed away peacefully at home. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Robert Doornbos; their children Brian (Kristy) Doornbos of Olathe, KS, Scott (Christina) Doornbos of South Elgin IL; grandchildren Hailey Doornbos and Blake Doornbos; Brothers, Kenneth (Christine) Kloostra, Robert (Mary) Kloostra; Brother-in-Law Richard (Sandy) Doornbos; Sisters-in-Law, Mary Doornbos, Patricia Rodenhouse; and many dear cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Sharon graduated from Grand Rapids Christian High School with the class of 1965. Sharon then attended Grand Rapids Junior College and studied nursing. She received her Licensed Practical Nursing degree and worked at Butterworth Hospital in the pediatrics department. Sharon took several years off from nursing to raise a family. Sharon later returned to nursing and worked at Sunset Manor Retirement Home for 30+ years. After retirement she enjoyed more time vacationing in Siesta Key Florida and at Big Star Lake. Sharon especially enjoyed visiting her two grandchildren in the Chicago area.
In Sharon’s memory, donations can be made to the Sunset Manor Emergency Assistance Fund. https://donate.sunsetcommunities.org/
No service is planned at this time.