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Kim R Kolberg

May 5, 1947 - June 14, 2018
Muskegon, MI


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Mr. Kim Rodney Kolberg, age 71, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018 with family and friends by his side. He was born in Muskegon, Michigan on May 5, 1947 to Kenneth & Clara (Jensen) Kolberg and married the former Carole Coston on June 27, 1992. Mr. Kolberg served his country in the US Navy during the Vietnam War. He earned a Bachelor's Degree in Distributive Education, as well as, a Master's Degree in Counseling. He had been employed as a Counselor for Muskegon Public Schools until retiring. Mr. Kolberg enjoyed wintering in Arizona, traveling, and playing golf.


Wife of 25 years, Carole (Coston) Kolberg; 1st wife, Shelley Wierda; sons, Matthew Kolberg of Holt, Ryan Kolberg of CO: daughter, Megan Kolberg of Muskegon; stepsons, Todd Thedorff of Muskegon, Trevor (Shannon) Thedorff of Fruitport, Troy (Tammy) Thedorff of Muskegon; grandchildren, Brandon, Joshua, Tyler, Trenton; father, Kenneth Kolberg of Muskegon; brothers, Kirk (Laura) Kolberg of Muskegon, Kevin (Sherlene) Kolberg of Muskegon; sisters, Kristine (Cesareo) Vasquez of AZ, Kathleen (Gary) Schottke of Muskegon. He was preceded in death by his mother, Clara Kolberg.


Per his wishes no service will take place. MEMORIAL: Ken and Clara Kolberg Family Scholarship Fund at Muskegon Community Foundation.