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Herbert, Grace D. -

Grace D. Herbert

Plainwell - Grace passed away Friday, November 12, 2021 surrounded by her family at her daughter’s home in Plainwell. She was born November 21, 1930, the daughter of Jesse and Sarah “Mattie” (Mohler) Shoemaker. For 35 years Grace was a surgical nurse at Pipp Hospital in Plainwell and also worked in a physician’s office until her retirement. She enjoyed playing cards, golfing, canning and baking. Most of all Grace loved spending time with her family. She was a member of St. Francis Episcopal Church in Orangeville. On May 8, 1965 she married Lee Herbert who preceded her in death. Surviving are her daughter, Jan (Tom) Rose; daughter-in-law, Angie Herbert; grandchildren, Lauren and Maddie Rose and Kelsey, Alishia and Isiah Herbert along with many nieces, nephews and extended family members. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Rob and her siblings. Friends may visit with Grace’s family from 2-4PM and 6-8PM, Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego. A funeral service for family and close friends will be held at 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, November 17, 2021, at St. Francis Episcopal Church in Orangeville, with Pastor Terry Haughn and Pastor Michael Wood officiating. Burial will follow at East Martin Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Grace may be made to St. Francis Episcopal Church in Orangeville. Messages of condolence may be posted at

Winkel Funeral Home
Winkel Funeral Home
207 E Allegan Street
PO Box 165
Otsego, MI 49078