CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICE FOR
Charline Morgan Perez'
September 10, 1993 - May 29, 2021
Charline (Charlie) Fought long and hard, but sadly lost her war with (HD)
Huntington's Disease over Memorial Day 2021 Weekend.
Charlie's early years were like a normal little girl who loved life to the fullest. Charlie
loved softball, basketball, singing, swimming and bowling with the gang. Loved her
Dixie Chicks music so she could sing along loud and proud. Charlie attended
Comstock Schools grade K through 12, graduating in 2012.
She was diagnosed at age 23 with incurable Juvenile Huntingston's Disease and
was able to remain in her mothers care until August 2019. Charlie loved her many
trips to Florida with her Mother and Jim Dancy, one of her favorite heroes! She got to
see the dolphins, butterflies and swim in the Ocean on several of these trips during
Charline was preceded in death by her Grandmother and best friend Glenora Perez'
and Grandmother Elanie Westra. Charline is survived by her Mother Paula Purdham,
Father and Stepmother Michael and Amanda Perez' Siblings Miguel, Xavier and
Izabella Perez'. Grandfather and Grandmother Don and Nancy Miller. Uncle Jim and Gina Westra, Uncle Jim and Nicole Martin, Uncle Scott and Michelle Martin.,
Speece Uncles and Aunt Curt and Beth, Mike, Jeff and Brian
Speece. Uncle Steven Perez', Uncle Tony and Aunt Lynn Perez. Several beloved
Her Mother Paula and families wishes to thank Hospice and Summerfield Healthcare
staff, in Cloverdale Indiana for the excellent care during her last few years. Paula
wishes to personally thank each and everyone of her friends and family members for
taking the time out of their busy lives to drive her back and forth during these difficult
We welcome you to come and Celebrate Charlie's Life at the Lutheran Church of the
Savior, 3616 E G Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49004, July 17, 2021 at 12:00 pm. (Please be
respectful and follow the Lutheran Church guidelines for Covid).
Immediately following the service please join the family with great stories to share
about Charlie at the VFW in Portage 8845 Sprinkle Rd. Portage MI, 49002, Post #5855..
In lieu of flowers, if you wish you can make a contribution to Paula Purdham direct,
proceeds will be donated to HD awareness. A private burial will take place at later
date and time for the family.
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