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Funeral set for boy shot by friends

Tribune Staff • Jul 21, 2015 at 12:20 PM

The Holland Sentinel reports that Brandon Kuiper's funeral will be at 7 p.m. at Hudsonville Congregational United Church of Christ in Hudsonville. His family will meet friends at the church from 5-8 p.m. Thursday and 5-7 p.m. Friday.

Kuiper was shot March 6 in the basement of a Tallmadge Township home. He died two days later at a Grand Rapids hospital.

Police said Richard Usher, 18, shot Kuiper in the face during a game of Russian roulette.

Kuiper's death has been ruled a homicide and Usher has been charged with manslaughter.

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