Dawn Brennan Rider, 52
Dawn Brennan Rider, 52, of Grand Rapids, formerly of Allegan, passed away Sunday, Nov.1, 2015, at Spectrum Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids.
Dawn was born Aug. 21, 1963, the daughter of Jack and Elaine (Parks) Brennan. She raised three beautiful daughters and was blessed with five wonderful grandchildren whom she enjoyed spending time with and making memories.
She believed that life is too short not to keep in touch with all of the wonderful people that helped to shape your life, and because of that, Dawn was a supportive and caring daughter, mother, grandmother and friend.
She had a love for music, beaches, camping, fishing, Nascar and much more.
Dawn is survived by her daughters, Jolene Jenkins, Andrea Jenkins and Samantha Parker; her stepfather Clifford Martin; five grandchildren, Amerie, Isabella, Talon, Gabrielle and Nathan; three brothers, Jay and Gaye Brennan, Shawn and Michelle Brennan and Brian Button; three sisters, Karen Gibson, Kelly Perkkio and Cheryl Smith; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father Jack Brennan; mother Elaine Martin; and two brothers, Larry Button and Rick Brennan.
Friends may meet with the family on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, at Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, beginning at 11 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m. Pastor Brett Strong will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Dawn's family in care of Jolene Jenkins. Private interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery.
Arrangements are being provided by Gorden Funeral Residence, www.gordenfuneral.com.