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Cherry Overway

March 23, 1941 - March 31, 2022
Douglas, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Cherry Belle Overway, age 81, of Douglas died Thursday, March 31, 2022 at Douglas Cove Healthcare Center.

She was born in Holland, the daughter of Edwin and Gertrude (Golds) Van Spyker. Cherry graduated from Holland High School in 1959 and attended Hope and Calvin Colleges. She was a lifetime member of 3rd Reformed Church in Holland, a former Sunday School Teacher and choir member. Cherry enjoyed gardening, flowers and playing the cello and most of all loved having the grandkids around.

She was preceded in death by her parents, grandson Joseph Overway, great grandson Logan Mohler and a brother-in-law Robert Van Dyck.

Cherry was survived by her children: Kathleen Overway and Enrique Maydon of Edinburg, TX and her children: Daniel (Stephanie), Jessica, Matthew (Juan), Saul (Ruby), Maria, Angel; Kristi Winters and Robert Boyden of Allegan, MI and her children: Eric, Jennifer, Joshua, and Amber; 8 great grandchildren and one on the way; sister: Iris Van Dyck of Holland and her children: Bruce Kaameraad, Pamela (Tim) Curtis, David (Marie) Van Dyck, Stacey DeWitt and John (Jillian) Van Dyck; and many cousins

Cremation will take place and no services are planned.