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Obituary for Brenda L. Ulrich

Brenda L. Ulrich

Brenda went to be with her Lord and Savior May 23, 2019 after a brief illness. Brenda was born February 10, 1959 to James and Jo Anne (Travis) Carroll. Brenda worked for FCM in Middleville until an illness wouldn’t let her work anymore. Brenda loved to knit blankets, play cards and cribbage. She also loved taking care of her grandchildren and spending time with her friends and family. Brenda is survived by her daughter, Rebecca (Mike) Thompson; brothers: Marvin (Carol) Carroll and Max (Val) Carroll; sisters: Chris Carroll and Diane (Buddy) Schweier; grandchildren: Michael Jr., James, Haylee, Karen Thompson and Terra Carpenter; many nieces and nephews; special friends: Dawn Ballard-Thomas and Ken Kidder. Brenda was preceded in death by her parents: James and Jo Anne Carroll. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired, 456 Cherry Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be conducted at a later date. Please visit to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Brenda’s family.