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Robert Joseph “Bob” Fedewa, age 86, of Grand Haven passed away Thursday, June 4, 2020, at Mercy Hospital. He was born April 6, 1934, in Fowler, Michigan.

On Tuesday evening June 2, 2020, longtime resident of the Tri-Cities, Hermina “Min” Van Velzen, passed away from the COVID-19 virus, just three months from reaching 100. She was proud to tell you that she was conceived in the Netherlands and born in the USA on September 3, 1920, in Hull, Iow…

Kurt Van Horssen, 67, of Grand Haven died Friday, June 5, 2020, at Medi Lodge at the Shore.

Carol Jo McGrath, 83, of Spring Lake died Friday, June 5, 2020, at Heartwood Lodge.

Helen Brown passed away on April 12, 2020. She died as a result of complications from a stroke suffered in 2012 followed by long-term care.

Heaven gained an angel with the passing of Dawn E. Durkee on June 3, 2020. Dawn passed peacefully surrounded by her family after having fought a hard battle with cancer.

Anthonia “Toni” Prelesnik, age 97 of Grand Haven, passed away Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at NOCH. She was born March 9, 1923, in Grand Haven, Michigan, to the late John and Rose (Havlik) Kadler.

Mary Jo Schuld, age 81, of Grand Haven passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. She was born October 7, 1938, in Grand Haven to James Joseph and Helen Marie (Meyer) Schuld.

Virgil Ernest Chawlcraft was born June 2, 1921, to Ernest and Grace Chawlcraft in Jackson, Michigan. Virgil passed away peacefully in Holland, Michigan, on June 1, 2020, just one day before his 99th birthday.

Hermina “Min” VanVelzen, 99, died Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at Christian Haven Home in Grand Haven.

Glenn Robert Yoas, age 89 of Grand Haven, passed away at home on Monday, June 1, 2020. He was born July 4, 1930, in Newport, Michigan, to the late Russell and Marie (Shippee) Yoas. Glenn was one of 11 children.

Mrs. Alice Ann Mayer, age 77, of Grand Haven passed away Saturday, May 30, 2020. She was born September 17, 1942, in Grand Haven to Edward and Leona (Wassink) Volovlek. In 1966, she married Martin Mayer, and he preceded her in death in 2005.

Anthonia “Toni” Prelesnik, 97, of Grand Haven died Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at North Ottawa Community Hospital.

Arthur E. Ruiter, age 88, passed peacefully at home, surrounded by his family, into the everlasting arms of his Creator on June 1, 2020.

Lt. Col. (retired) Gerald D. Purcell was born January 18, 1940, in Flint, Michigan. He relocated to Cheboygan, Michigan, in 1946, where he lived until graduating from Cheboygan High School in 1959. He later earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Michigan University.

Marie Rita Nauta, age 60 of Grand Haven, passed away Friday, May 29, 2020, at home. She was born February 19, 1960, in Quebec, Canada, to the late Armand and Anna (Caplin) Gideon.

Vera “Petie” Oom, age 83 of Grand Haven, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2020, at home surrounded by her husband, children and grandchildren following a short illness.

On Sunday, May 31, 2020, Burton J. Wolters, M.D., passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Fremont, Michigan, on April 5, 1934, to Henry and Rena Wolters.

Alice Mayer, 77, of Grand Haven died Saturday, May 30, 2020.

Joyce Kroeger, age 94, passed away peacefully on May 28, 2020, at Fayettes Home for Assisted Living, where she resided the past 11 months. Born March 29, 1926, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Ada DeZwaan.

In loving memory of Don Johnston, age 61 of Spring Lake, who passed away Friday, May 29, 2020, at Mercy Hospital, after battling multiple myeloma cancer. He was born January 15, 1959, in Muskegon, Michigan, to the late Donald Roy and Janice Claire (Dregne) Johnston Sr.

Mr. Wallace “Wally” W. Obits, age 92, passed away May 29, 2020, in Spring Lake, Michigan. He was born in rural Fremont on Labor Day, September 5, 1927, to Fred and Nettie (Platt) Obits, and resided most of his life in this area.

Glenn Robert Yoas, 89, of Grand Haven died Monday, June 1, 2020, at home.

Mr. Thomas Stefanits, age 83, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, May 29, 2020. He was born December 23, 1936, in Muskegon to Stephen and Mary (Szeldaccsek) Stefanits.

Mr. Tommy Martin Hansen, age 74, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020. He was born in Fremont, Michigan, on April 22, 1946, to Martin and Lucille (Hansen) Hansen.

Donald Johnston, 61, of Spring Lake died Friday, May 29, 2020, at Mercy Hospital in Muskegon.

Marie Nauta, 60 of Grand Haven died Friday, May 29, 2020, at home.

Hazel (VanderWoude) Kragt of Spring Lake, Michigan, passed away peacefully on the morning of her 92nd birthday, May 20, 2020. Hazel was born in Missaukee County, Michigan, on May 20, 1928, as the only child of Janet (Abbring/Buikema) and Harold Vander Woude.

Mr. Donald Sheffield, age 85, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, May 29, 2020. He was born March 15, 1935, in Grand Haven to Orin and Katie (Deephouse) Sheffield. On March 7, 1957, he married Arlene VanderLugt, and she preceded him in death on December 6, 2017.

The Visitation for Andrew Ransom will be on Saturday, May 30, 2020, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Klaassen Family Funeral Home. Please visit www.klaassenfuneralhome.com for full obituary.

To know her was to love her. It is with a heavy heart we pass on the news that our mother, Margaret “Peggy” Spelman, passed away on May 24, 2020, in Spring Lake, Michigan.

Andrew “Andy” Elwyn Ransom, age 41 of Grand Haven, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020, at home. He was born March 25, 1979, in Grand Haven, Michigan, to Douglas Lee Ransom and Carol Ann Mosher.

Mrs. Shelly Ruth Beck, age 78 of Grand Haven (formerly of Spring Lake), passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2020. She was born April 11, 1942, in Detroit, Michigan, to the late Julius and Rose (Zolkower) Stern.

Randolph “Randy” Alan Hudson passed away peacefully on May 22, 2020, at his home in Elizabeth, Colorado, with his wife and daughters by his side.

Andrew E. Ransom, 41, of Grand Haven died Sunday, May 24, 2020, at home.

Robert C. “Boom” Rouwhorst, age 90 of Grand Haven, passed away Monday, May 25, 2020, at a local care facility. He was born May 21, 1930, in Grand Haven, Michigan, to the late Charles and Susie (Bolthouse) Rouwhorst. Bob married Mary L. Wallish on March 30, 1986, in Spring Lake, Michigan.

Leva William Ray, age 92 of Grand Haven, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2020, at home. He was born March 27, 1928, in Hornersville, Missouri, to the late Walter and Ethel (Davidson) Ray.

Mr. Keegan Broyce Harp, age 24, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, May 21, 2020, at his home in Muskegon. He was born in Muskegon on August 21, 1995, to Lonnie and Donna (Hammerle) Harp.

Florine June Sluiter, age 95 of Grand Haven, passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at Grand Pines Assisted Living Center. She was born March 11, 1925, in Holland, Michigan, to the late Gerrit and Margaret (Scheerhorn) Topp.

Mrs. Amy Jean Sterenberg, age 93, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. She was born April 12, 1927, to David and Mary (Carey) Willson in Blue Island, Illinois. On October 1, 1954, she married Henry Sterenberg at Central United Methodist Church, and he survives her.

When someone passes away, memories start flooding your soul. Grandkids started talking of jelly beans, cookies, ice cream and fun. On May 21, 2020, Gordon Boelens passed peacefully away while his dear Susan read words from his best buddy, Susan’s dad, Dick Rhem.

Mr. Harry K. Schweitzer, age 95, passed away peacefully Thursday, May 7, 2020, at Heartwood Lodge Hospice Residence.

Leva Ray, 92, of Grand Haven died Thursday, May 21, 2020, at home.

Leonard R. D’Oyly, age 74 Grand Haven, passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2020. He was born on February 28, 1946 to the late Edwin and Doris (Tatroe) D’Oyly in Grand Haven, MI.

Rosella “Rose” Dawn Anderson, age 85 of Grand Haven, passed away from natural causes on Monday, May 4, 2020 at a local nursing home.

Lyle E. “Whitey” White, age 89 of Grand Haven, passed away on Friday, May 15, 2020 at home.

Lee Ann LaDronka of Grand Haven passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 67 years old. She was born December 18, 1952 in Grand Rapids to the late Charles and Carol (Manshum) Verrell.

Shellyrae A. DeMarco, age 59, passed away on May 14, 2020 following a long-term illness.

Leonard R. D’Oyly, age 74 Grand Haven, passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2020.