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Skaidrite Rieksts, 96, of Gilroy, California (formerly from Grand Haven), died October 21, 2021.

Pamela Jean Rose Sawyer, 51, passed away September 8, 2021, after a brief illness.

Dorothy Lintjer, 91, of Grand Haven died Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, at home. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

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Mr. Elmer Crow, age 86, of Grand Haven passed away Saturday, October 23, 2021, at home. He was born October 21, 1935, in Grand Haven to Ed and Katherine (Ruiter) Crow. On June 13, 1959, he married Kathryn Andersen, and she preceded him in death on June 14, 2012.

Russell John Greenbauer, age 87, of Spring Lake passed away Friday, October 22, 2021, at home. He was born September 5, 1934, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Russell and Alice (Shirley) Greenbauer; and he married Mary Jane Polaskey on October 20, 1955, in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

William G. “Bill” Colson, age 72, met his Lord and Savior on Sunday, October 24, 2021, after courageously battling cancer for five years. He was born on January 4, 1949, to Albert and Ann (Mathis) Colson in Metz, France, and made his way to Michigan in 1954.

Robert “Bob” Lynn Clark, age 83, of Grand Haven, Michigan, passed away surrounded by his loving family on October 14, 2021. Born May 29, 1938, in Grand Haven, Michigan, he was the son of the late Robert F. Clark and Cloyce J. (Guiles) Clark. Bob missed his parents incredibly and now it’s our turn.

Jodi Elder, 52, of Grand Haven died Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, at home. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

Deborah Lou Kosterik, 63, of Robinson Township died Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021, at home. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

Mary Ann Gilson, age 83, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 20, 2021. She was born on April 8, 1938, to Fredrick and Minnie (Kruck) Juergens at her childhood home in Muskegon.

Virginia “Ginny” Bender Guy, age 89, of Grand Haven, Michigan, died on October 20, 2021, following a brief illness. She was born on May 17, 1932, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Theodore and Marion (Gavett) Bender.

The Funeral Service for Frances Buikema will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, October 25, 2021, at Trinity Reformed Church. Visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m. Sunday, October 24, 2021, at Klaassen Family Funeral Home. Please visit www.klaassenfuneralhome.com for full obituary.

Russell Greenbauer, 87, of Spring Lake died Friday, Oct. 22, 2021, at home. Arrangements will be announced by The Spring Lake Chapel of Sytsema Funeral & Cremation Services.

Virginia “Ginny” Guy, 89, of Grand Haven died Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, at North Ottawa Community Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by The VanZantwick Chapel of Sytsema Funeral & Cremation Services, Grand Haven.

Frances Mae Buikema, age 90 of Grand Haven, passed away on Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at a local care facility. She was born on April 5, 1931, in Grand Haven, Michigan, to the late Joseph and Marian (Witherell) Susterich.

Patricia Jean Murray (Lewis), age 69, passed away at her home in Huntsville, Alabama, on Monday, October 11, 2021. She was born September 11, 1952, to Willard and Betty (Southworth) Lewis in Wichita, Kansas.

Frances Mae Buikema, 90, of Grand Haven died Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, at a local care facility. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

Eugene “Geno” Charles Smallegan, age 66, went home to be with Jesus on Friday, October 8, 2021.

Mildred “Millie” Bishop, age 83, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at Lakeshore Assisted Living in Grand Haven. She was born November 14, 1937, in Ludington, Michigan, to Lyman and Nettie (Saurs) French.

Joyce Marie Berns, age 84, of Spring Lake passed away Friday, August 28, 2020, at North Ottawa Community Hospital. She was born August 26, 1936, in Detroit, MI to Howard and Ellen (Flynn) Vincent and married William “Bill” Berns on August 6, 1959, in Rochester, MI.

Frederick Harold “Fred” Shear, age 67, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, October 15, 2021, at North Ottawa Community Hospital. He was born June 23, 1954, in Grand Rapids, MI to Frederick Anthony and Patricia Jean (Welton) Shear, and married Patricia Lynn Foster on April 16, 1977, in Grand Haven.

Los, Shirley Mae (Deur), age 89, of Zeeland, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 15, 2021.

Mr. Darrel Myers, age 74, of Grand Haven passed away Thursday, October 7, 2021, at home. He was born June 19, 1947, in Fremont to Basil and Mercile (Brickey) Myers. On June 22, 2002, he married Kim Lintjer in Grand Haven.

Mary Louise (nee Keefer) Bernia, age 85, of Mt. Clemens, Michigan, passed away Tuesday, October 12, 2021.

Christopher Robbin Bishop Jr., age 20, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, October 1, 2021. He was born on January 18, 2001, in Grand Haven to Christopher Bishop Sr. and Margaret Fowler. Chris graduated from Holland High School.

The Memorial Service for Lee Haslick will take place at 3 p.m. Monday, October 18, 2021, at St. John’s Lutheran Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Please visit www.klaassenfuneralhome.com for full obituary.

Eileen Ruth Waite, 94 of Jenison died Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at Metro Health Hospital in Grand Rapids. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

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Carolyn Lunette VanderKooi, 86, of Norton Shores died Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at home. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

Robert Lee Blackburn was born in Battle Creek, Michigan, the only child of Charles Lee and Vivian Eleanor Blackburn. He graduated from Benton Harbor High School in 1956 and obtained a BSME and MBA from the University of Michigan in 1962. He married Alice Edith Peters in 1962.

Frederick Harold Shear, 67, of Grand Haven died Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, at North Ottawa Community Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by The VanZantwick Chapel of Sytsema Funeral & Cremation Services, Grand Haven.

Gilbert V. “Gil” Vanderberg Jr., 90, of Grand Haven, died Wednesday, October 13, 2021, in Allendale.

Lee Edward Haslick, age 69 of Grand Haven, went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, October 9, 2021, passing peacefully at home. He was born on April 1, 1952, in Ionia, Michigan, to Clifford and Ruth (Wohlert) Haslick.

Virginia “Ginny” E. Miller, age 94 of Grand Haven, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 11, 2021, at Grand Pines Assisted Living. She was born on January 13, 1927, in Grand Haven, Michigan, to the late Arthur and Emma (Wallace) Pellegrom.

Hubert Edward Benson, 79, of Grand Haven died Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, at a local care facility. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

James “Jim” R. Stoppert, age 77, of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, and Spring Lake, Michigan, passed away Saturday, October 9, 2021, surrounded by his loving family. He was born September 4, 1944, in Flint to Robert and Barbara (Ringelberg) Stoppert.

The Rev. Peter James Theune, 78, of Spring Lake, passed away suddenly on the morning of Sunday, October 10, 2021, while vacationing with his wife Judy in northern Michigan.

The Funeral Service for Richard Fuller Sr. will take place at 11 a.m. Thursday, October 14, 2021, at Klaassen Family Funeral Home. Visitation will be held this evening, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Please visit www.klaassenfuneralhome.com for full obituary.

The Rev. Peter Theune, 78, of Spring Lake died Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021. Arrangements will be announced by The VanZantwick Chapel of Sytsema Funeral & Cremation Services.

Richard Keith Fuller Sr., age 92 of Grand Haven, passed away on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at home. He was born on November 17, 1928, in Ionia, Michigan, to the late LeRoy and Dorothy (Ogden) Fuller.

Karen Mabel Little, age 81 of Spring Lake Township, passed away on October 6, 2021, at a local care facility. She was born on August 9, 1940, in Davenport, Iowa, to the late Edwin and Glenda (Lohrmann) Young.

Lee Edward Haslick, 69, of Grand Haven died Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at home. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

Virginia E. Miller, 94, of Grand Haven died Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, at Grand Pines Assisted Living. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

Gary Hendrick Stano, age 73, passed away peacefully at Douglas Cove Care Facility in Douglas, Michigan, on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, after a long battle with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS).

Darrel Myers, 74, of Grand Haven died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021, at home. Arrangements will be announced by The VanZantwick Chapel of Sytsema Funeral & Cremation Services.

John Philip Zimonick, 81, of Robinson Township died Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, at North Ottawa Community Hospital. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

Steven Wayne West, 56, of Van Wert, Ohio, passed away at 4:37 p.m. Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at Lima Memorial Hospital, Lima, Ohio.

Louis Laverne Dunham, age 78, of Muskegon passed away on Thursday, October 7, 2021. Louis was born in Muskegon on August 8, 1943, to his parents, Donald and Maude (Lindquist) Dunham.

Mr. George L. Wilkins, age 81, of Grand Haven and formerly of Hemlock passed away Monday, October 4, 2021, at home. He was born May 10, 1940, in Hemlock to George A. and Eva (Murray) Wilkins. On May 12, 1962, he married Jeanette Krafft.

Joyce C. Stockhill, age 88 of West Olive, passed away on Monday, October 4, 2021, at home. She was born on February 8, 1933, in Queens Village, New York, to the late John and Sophia (Kowalsky) Schaefer.

Karen Mabel Little, 81, of Spring Lake Township died Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021, at a local care facility. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.