Myrtle M. Drew, age 79 of Grand Rapids went peacefully to her eternal home on Tuesday, September 25, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hiram. She is survived by her children, Robin (Tim Best) Snyder, Beverly (Donald) Nichol, Elmer (Rebecca) Drew, Susan Drew, Mark (Cheryl) Drew, Shelley (Denis) McDonald; brother, Earl Colter; 11 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, also many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be Friday 1:00 PM at the O’Brien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel, 3980 Cascade Rd. SE, Pastor Robert Evans, officiating. Visitation one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Hospice, 2100 Raybrook SE, Suite 300, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546.