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Carol Ann Hagen, age 71, formerly of Deer Lake, Greenville, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Spectrum Health-Blodgett Hospital in East Grand Rapids.  The daughter of Ralph Kenneth & Helen Louise (Lincoln) Dines, she was born on November 3, 1945 in Greenville and was a graduate of Greenville High School.  In addition to raising two sons, Carol also worked outside the home at Federal-Mogul until she was paralyzed in a motorcycle accident in 1987.

She was preceded in death by her parents;  her fiance, Terry Brooks;  a brother, Ray A. Dines;  a sister, Kathleen Wright;  and a brother-in-law, Dennis Brill.    

Surviving are her two sons, Larry & Gequittia Hagen of Gowen, and Dwayne Hagen of Greenville;  seven grandchildren, Keisha, Kurtis, Brook, Kylee, Kendra, Jennifer, and Alex;  two great grandsons, Bryson and Conner;  two sisters, Kennetta & Jim Lemon of Kendallville, Indiana, and Mae Dines & Denny Dowling of McBride;  a sister-in-law, Debra Dines of Stanton;  an aunt, Nancy Lincoln of Greenville; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. 

Visitation is from 10-11 a.m. on Tuesday at Christiansen Cremation & Funeral Care, 511 S. Franklin Street, Greenville, where funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday.  Mr. Bart Bouman, Director of Christian Education & Administration at Calvary Baptist Church, will officiate and a luncheon will follow at the Greenville American Legion.  Burial will take place privately at Rest Haven Memory Gardens, Belding.

Envelopes for memorial contributions will be available at the funeral home.  To send a message of sympathy to the family, sign Carol's online guest book, or to share a favorite memory, please visit:


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  1. Richard & Lisa Post on April 21, 2017 at 12:00 am

    So sorry for your loss . Prayers …R.I.P .

  2. LaVern and Jill Smith on April 24, 2017 at 12:00 am

    sorry about your lost my prayers are with you all. God bless.

  3. Lonnitta Fisk on April 25, 2017 at 12:00 am

    I’ve know Carol all my life, my mom and Carol were best friends since grade school. Growing up Carol was full of life, one of the braves women I knew. I loved spending time with her and her family. Prayers to Larry & Dwayne in this time of sadness, hopefully you find comfort in know she’s in a better place and no longer suffers. She is full of life once again – love you all!! RIP Carol!

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