Carol E. Courtade, passed away Sunday, September 12, 2021. She was born in Grand Rapids, MI to the late Vern and Virginia (Karasinski) Heintz. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Leo Courtade. She will be deeply missed by her children Paul (Melissa) Courtade, Katie Courtade; brothers, Jim (Mary Ann) Heintz, Tom (Glenda) Heintz, Al (Philomena) Heintz; brother-in-law, Ray (Sue) Courtade and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Thursday, September 16, 2021 at St Joseph Catholic Church, 18784 8th Ave, Conklin, MI 49403 with Fr. Andrew Ayers Celebrant. Burial will take place in St Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet the family 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at the Throop Funeral Home, 214 Church St. Coopersville, MI 49404 and one hour prior to the service at church. Condolences may be left on her tribute wall at www.throopfh.com.