Mrs. Shirley Ione Hale, age 92, passed away Friday, March 13, 2020. Shirley was born February 10, 1928, to Honore and Henrietta Jones in Grand Haven. On September 19,1946, she married Calvin O. Hale, and together they were active members of Covenant Community Church.
The previously scheduled Celebration of Life for brothers Charles and Eugene Fett has been canceled and postponed to a future date, which will be announced and published when it is confirmed. Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.
Patricia Snoek, age 80, of Robinson Township passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020, at a local care facility. She was born February 10, 1940, in Lansing, Michigan, daughter to Earl and Ina Miller. On September 21, 1974, she married John Snoek in Grand Haven.
Donald Richard Rempinski, age 74, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, March 27, 2020, at Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids. He was born May 23, 1945, in Detroit to John and Ann (Pikor) Rempinski, and married Janice Quaderer on September 20, 1969, in Livonia, MI. She preceded him in death o…
Mary Louise Stiles (Tyson Boersma) died of natural causes on March 20, 2020, in Grand Haven, Michigan, at the age of 93. The daughter of Merton Stiles and Winifred Cassell Stiles, Mary was born at Blodgett Hospital, East Grand Rapids, Michigan, on January 30, 1927.
Roger W. Bulson, age 64, went to heaven on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, following a courageous battle with illness. He has been a champion since undergoing a stem cell transplant in 2009.
Louise DenBraber, age 97, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, March 20, 2020, at Heartwood Lodge. Louise was born February 13, 1923, to Carl and Opal (Moore) Harshberger in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Mr. Theodore “Ted” Youn, age 92, of Spring Lake, passed away Friday, March 20, 2020, at Heartwood Lodge. He was born July 14, 1927, in Marquette to Wenzel and Bertha (Uebrick) Youn. On June 10, 1950, he married Virginia Barr in Marquette, MI.
Mrs. Sally Vink-Stutesman, age 76, of Nunica went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at home. She was born July 12, 1943, in Muskegon to Donald Sr. and Viola (Hansen) Dykstra.
Marvin Kenneth Satter, age 100 of Grand Haven, passed away Friday, March 13, 2020, at a local care facility. He was born November 4, 1919, in Grand Haven, Michigan, to the late Engelbert and Jennie (Wildrom) Satter.
Marcia Slot Sleeman passed away March 16 at home in Kalamazoo. Her father, Ted Slot, was killed in World War II when Marcia was 3 and her sisters were 1 and 2, leaving her mother Charlotte Velders Slot widowed.
Rodney L. Bice, age 87 of Spring Lake, passed away Monday, March 16, 2020, at Poppen Hospice Residence. He was born March 10, 1933, in Ludington, Michigan, to the late Harry and Margaret (Pehrson) Bice. He married Madeleine Fendt-Tilton on September 20, 1984, in Fennville, Michigan.
Gary L. Baas, age 81, passed away peacefully on March 16, 2020, in Grand Haven, Michigan. He was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on June 27, 1938, to the late Edward M. and Margaret (Dornbos) Baas. Gary and his wife, Paula, have resided in Grand Haven for over 50 years.
Erma Ruth Bartels, age 95, of Grand Haven passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020, at a local care facility. She was born September 6, 1924, in Grand Haven, Michigan, to the late William and Martha (Schmidt) Johannes.
Ronald Keith Davis, age 83 of Grand Haven, passed away Saturday, March 14, 2020, at a local care facility. He was born April 27, 1936, in Lansing, Michigan, to the late Carol and Avis (Stuart) Davis. Ron married Janet Aleshire on August 27, 1960, in Lansing, Michigan.
Laurel J. Trim (Hallesy), 94, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, March 13, 2020, peacefully in her sleep at Heartwood Lodge Hospice. She was born September 6, 1925, in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, to Thomas and Laura (Horton) Hallesy, and was the youngest of nine siblings. She married James A…
Mrs. Janet Carol Kestner, age 83, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, March 13, 2020, at Grand Pines Assisted Living Center. She was born April 3, 1936, in Toivola, MI to Joel and Esther (Onkalo) Kangas.
Dr. Bernard M. Veenstra, age 93, of Grand Haven passed away Thursday, March 12, 2020, at Heartwood Hospice after a brief illness. He was born January 25, 1927, in Moline, Michigan, to Henry and Alida (Buist) Veenstra.
The Celebration of Life for Nancy Keech will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 14, 2020, at Second Christian Reformed Church in Grand Haven. Visitation will be held one hour prior, followed by a Memorial Service. Please visit www.klaassenfuneralhome.com for full obituary.
Carl VanRaalte, 83, died March 7, 2020, at the Poppen House in Muskegon, Michigan. Born in Ferrysburg, Michigan. Preceded in death by his wife, Joyce; his parents, Dick and Florence; and siblings: Esther, Margaret, Ruth, Dick Jr., Herbert, Darwin, Harold and Donald.
Leona May (Riemersma) Whitwam, age 98, went to be with her Lord and Savior on March 6, 2020, after a life of faithful service to Him. Born May 3, 1921, she was raised in Middleville, Michigan, where she met and married Charles P. Whitwam, who has preceded her in death.