Colton Paul Van Marter, age 21 of Beloit died on Monday, January 29, 2018 at UW Hospital in Madison. He was born April 27, 1996 to Kevin and Michelle (Ferwerda) Van Marter in Beloit. He graduated from Beloit Memorial High School, class of 2015. Colton had a strong will and always carved his own path. Colton enjoyed boating, video gaming and his dog, Buddy. Colton had a strong love for his family. He will always be remembered for his kindness, sense of humor and loving heart.
He is survived by the two loves of his life, his girlfriend Destony Clark and his daughter, Layla Raina Van Marter; his mother Michelle Van Marter; his sister Hannah Van Marter; his grandparents, Doug & Gloria Ferwerda, Paul & Sam Van Marter and Barbara & Jerry Robers; his two aunts, Roxana (Brian) Martin and Laura Gladem; his three uncles, Todd (Kathleen) Ferwerda, Brad (Kristen) Ferwerda and Tim (Gale) Van Marter; many cousins, family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Kevin Van Marter.
The family would like to thank the UW Trauma Center, TLC Team and the Donate Life Care Team for the care and compassion they gave Colton and his family.
Colton's funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 in the BRIAN MARK FUNERAL HOME, 1000 Inman Parkway, Beloit with David Meding officiating. Friends will be received on Monday in the Funeral Home from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and again on Tuesday from 12 Noon until the time of service. Interment to follow in the Floral Lawns Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a memorial is being established. Please share a memory or a condolence with the family on our website.
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