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Obituaries

Nicole S. Ybarra

Nicole S. Ybarra
Nicole S. Ybarra

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Nicole Saavedra Ybarra, 39, of Grand Rapids, passed away Monday, Aug. 6, 2018.

Nicole was born Oct. 25, 1978, in Kalamazoo, Michigan, to Clavel Bradley and Stanley Bradley.

Nicole graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in family and community services. She then worked as a social worker for the state of Michigan for 8 years. She was a beloved volleyball coach, and a die-hard Chicago Cubs fan. Nicole loved shopping and spending time with her family.

Nicole is survived by her husband, Larry, and children, Kayden and Collin; mother, Clavel; brother, Vincent (Leah) Bradley; sister, Michelle (Paul) Koopman; eight nieces; two nephews; and numerous other family and friends who will miss her dearly.

Visitation for Nicole will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Reyers North Valley Chapel in Grand Rapids. The Mass of Christian Burial will be 2 p.m. Friday at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 225 Carrier St. NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Burial will be at Fairplains Cemetery.

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