Marie Christina Bosman, age 94, of Baldwin, passed away February 13, 2019 at the Baldwin Care Center. Marie was born on July 22, 1924, in Baldwin, to Chris and Nellie (VanSomeren) TeGrootenhuis. She grew up and attended school in Baldwin. She was married to the love of her life, Heimen Bosman on April 12, 1943, at the Christian Reformed Church in Baldwin. The couple were blessed with five children, and Marie cherished the time she spent with them. She also worked for the Baldwin Care Center, and Eggen’s Supermarket.
Marie’s deep faith in God was truly the one thing she held most dear. She enjoyed being around her family, and volunteering with Habitat for Humanity and Cooks ChristianTraining School. Marie was fond of painting, sewing, crocheting, and making quilts. She was also a gifted poet, and served as Baldwin’s Poet Laureate from 2010-2012.
Marie will remain in the hearts of her children, Steve (Trudy) Bosman of Gresham, WI, Glenda (Roy) Kanis of Readstown, WI, Rose (Jim) Hutt of Calidonia, MI, and Tim Bosman of Colfax, WI; 16 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; siblings, Arlene Bailey, Morris (Beatrice) TeGrootenhuis, Bertha Van Heukelum, Onetta Siegersma, Lucille DeWolde, Roger TeGrootenhuis, Olive (Eugene) Terpstra, Russell (Carolyn) TeGrootenhuis, David (Sharon) TeGrootenhuis, Maleeta Younker; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, Heimen; infant daughter, Marcella Faye; daughter-in-law, Cindy Bosman; her parents; step-mother, Angeline TeGrootenhuis; siblings, Agnes Martineau, and Bill TeGrootenhuis.
A Funeral Service for Marie will take place at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 23rd at the Christian Reformed Church of Baldwin. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment at the Baldwin Cemetery.