Carlos Alberto Nava

  • Born: March 23, 1956
  • Died: October 24, 2020
  • Location: Holland, Michigan

Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home

315 E 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
Tel. (616) 392-2306

Tribute & Message From The Family

Carlos Nava, age 64, of Holland, entered his heavenly home away on Saturday, October 24, 2020 with his family at his side.

After finishing high school, Carlos served in the Army until he decided it was time to start a family. He worked for many years at L&W Engineering as a machine operator. Carlos enjoyed music, especially country music. He also enjoyed basketball and baseball as well as other sports.

Carlos had a warm heart, was very loving and was always willing to help everyone. Carlos was something of a comedian and always enjoyed making others smile and laugh.

He is preceded in death by his father, Raymond Nava Jr.

Carlos will be deeply missed by those who survive him, including: his wife, Nelrose Nava; children: Carlos Alberto Nava Jr., Ian Nava, Noah Nava; grandchildren: Anthony Nava, Jayden Nava; his mother, Maria R. Nava; siblings: Ramon and Pauline Nava, Ramiro and Irma Nava, Ronnie and Olga Nava, Robert and Lisa Nava, Anna Delgado, Rachel and Julian Hernandez; as well as many other aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews and cousins.

Visitation for friends and family will be from 1:00-3:00 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 East 16th St. Holland, MI 49423. A private funeral at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church will be on Thursday, October 29, 2020. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society.


Condolence & Memory Journal

"Our Condolences go out to the Nava Family and Relatives, we feel your pain and sorrow".
Carlos was my favorite Cousin we had many good memories hanging together, he will not be forgotten.
Our prayers go out to your family.

Posted by Junior Caustrita - Holland, MI - Family   November 01, 2020

My deepest sympathies to the entire Nava family and my heartfelt love and prayers to Mrs. Maria Nava. I
remember you all very fondly. Rest in Peace, Carlos.

Posted by Linda Nava Van Dyke - Robbinsville, NC   October 31, 2020

I was deeply saddened to hear of Uncle Carlo's passing. Please extend my condolences to my family during this trying time. His presence will be missed dearly.

Posted by Nicole Hawkins - Holland, MI - Family   October 29, 2020

Mrs. Raymond Nava and Nava brothers and sisters, I am so sorry for your great lost. My condolences to his wife and children. I remember Carlos being a great big brother when I use to babysit the kids when they were young children. Praying for your family.

Posted by Rita Jarvis (Ramirez) - Caseyville, IL - Friend   October 28, 2020

My deepest sympathies to the Nava family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. May you Rest In Peace Carlos.

Posted by Juan Delgado - Holland, MI - Family Friend   October 27, 2020


Thoughts and prayers go out to the family

Posted by Jeri Vargas - Zeeland, MI - Coworker   October 27, 2020

Thinking of your family.

Posted by Dana Santora - Holland, MI - Friend   October 26, 2020

So sorry for the kids of Carlos our prayers and thoughts are with all the family ❤ May he RIP now he's in God's Paradise

Posted by Santa Campos - Holland, MI - Family   October 26, 2020

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