Robert Leon Lyon, age 91, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, September 18, 2020, at Medi Lodge at The Shore. He was born June 4, 1929, in Grand Haven to Leon and Lucille (Luft) Lyon; and married Tina F. DiMaio on June 27, 1954, in Italy.
Kyle C. Martyniek, age 37 of Grand Haven, passed away Saturday, September 12, 2020, at his home. He was born January 22, 1983, in Grand Haven, Michigan, to Wally and Melissa (Cloud) Martyniek.
Scott Joseph Benkert, age 52, of Spring Lake passed away Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at home after a short battle with cancer. He was born December 20, 1967, in Grand Haven, to Donald and Patricia (Donner) Benkert; and married Julie Dawn Wilke on December 19, 2003.
Jane Lucina (Cobb) Dunkel, age 93, of Grand Haven passed away Tuesday, September 15, 2020. She was born February 19, 1927, in Jackson, Michigan, to Albert and Ruth (Nichols) McGilvra.
Nancy Ellen (Wells) Johnson of Clearwater, Florida, passed from this life to the next after a short battle with an aggressive illness (MDS) on September 8, 2020. She is, and will be, dearly missed.
Michael “Mike” Jay Hamm, age 66 of White Cloud, Michigan, passed away in his sleep on September 13, 2020, at Faith Hospice, Trillium Woods, in Byron Center, Michigan. He walks with Angels.
Gretchen Virginia Distel, age 81, of Grand Haven passed away Friday, September 11, 2020, at Medi Lodge at The Shore in Grand Haven. She was born April 4, 1939, in Detroit, Michigan, to Fred J. and Virginia (Mitchell) Distel.
Marilyn W. Biczak passed away peacefully Thursday morning, September 10, 2020, surrounded by family; she was loved. She was born in Charlotte, Michigan on May 9, 1939 to Charles and Gertrude Bush and was the older sister to twins Donna Cogswell (Donald) and Doras Weinley (Bob).
Mr. David Carl Glover, age 69, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, August 28, 2020. He was born in Grand Haven, Michigan, on February 28, 1951. He served his country in the U.S. Army during Vietnam and was honorably discharged in 1972.
Terry L. Westenfelder, age 71, passed away Monday, August 31, 2020. He was born May 19, 1949, in Muskegon to Gordon W. and Sue F. (Kugel) Westenfelder, and lived most of his life in the area.
Mrs. Carol Folkert, age 72, of Spring Lake passed away Sunday, August 30, 2020, at home after a three-year battle with cancer. She left this world much the same as she lived: full of love and faith.
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, Michigan, to Howard and Ellen (Flynn) Vincent; and married William “Bill” Berns on August 6, 1959, in Rochester, Michigan.
Pamala Ann Richardson, age 63, of Grand Haven passed away Sunday, August 30, 2020, at her home. She was born January 4, 1957, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to William E. and June (Carroll) McCartney; and married Donald Richardson on October 26, 1978, in Grand Haven.
William Truman Field, age 80, of Grand Haven passed away Monday, August 31, 2020, at home. He was born September 5, 1939, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Kenneth William and Alberta (Austin) Field; and married his college sweetheart Mary Hayes on September 29, 1962, in Saginaw, Michigan.
Edwin Gean Rubeck, age 92, of Spring Lake passed away Saturday, August 29, 2020, at North Ottawa Community Hospital. He was born April 22, 1928, to Roy R. and Byrl (Jordan) Rubeck; and married Edith “Jerry” Myers on August 26, 1950, in Picket, Arkansas.
John M. Doezema passed away peacefully at home Friday, August 28, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. John was born October 19, 1934, in Grand Rapids. John and the love of his life, his wife Judy (Folkertsma), were married on May 26, 1960, and have lived in the Tri-Cities for over 55 years.
Jim was a man of endless interests: a passionate husband, father, sibling and loyal friend. At Wayne State University in the ’50, he minored on pool, late bull sessions, as he just loved to talk. With his pleasant baritone, be became interested in radio and PBS-TV, performing in plays and an…
Patricia “Pat” Anne Van’t Hof-Hooper, age 92, of Grand Haven, Michigan, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, August 25, 2020. She was born in New York, New York, in 1928 to the late Paul and Jean Cappel.
Mr. George Wierenga, age 93, of Spring Lake passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020. He was born October 23, 1926, in Eastmanville to William F. and Anna (Olthof) Wierenga. On June 17, 1954, he married Ruth VanDyke, and she preceded him in death on September 19, 2019.