Gerald James Grindle (Curly), 48, Cedar Springs, went to be with the Lord on March 7, 2011. Preceded in death by his father, Gerald Grindle, and his son, Joshua Grindle. Survived by his children: Jason, Jared and Jennifer Grindle and grandchildren; Kylee, Kayden, Kamdon and Jaelyn. Mother, Jean Grindle; brother, Dennis Grindle; sister, Pamela (Mel) DeKraker; nieces and nephews: Mandy, Chris, Will, and Melissa; and best friend, Briar. He will be greatly missed by family and friends. A memorial celebration will be held Friday 3/11/2011 at 1:00 P.M. at Grace Evangelical Free Church, on the corner of 13 mile and Northland Drive.