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Obituaries for August 22, 2018

Read their full obituary in this week's Times-Indicator

 

JANETTE DEUR
White Cloud

Janette Webster Dunham Deur passed away peacefully in her sleep on Aug. 12, 2018 at her home. The angels came and carried her to her home in Heaven to meet “Jesus” who she loved so very much. Heaven became extra precious to us that day. 

Visitation was held on Monday, Aug. 20, at Crandell Funeral Home – White Cloud Chapel. Funeral Services were held on Tuesday, Aug. 21, at the Big Prairie Community Church, 1988 S. Elm, White Cloud. Interment was in Big Prairie Everett Township Cemetery. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jason Horvath Memorial Fund at the Fremont Area Community Foundation.  Friends may send a condolence or share a memory with the family online at www.crandellfh.com.  Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – White Cloud Chapel.

 

DANIEL RUGGLES
Grand Rapids

Daniel Robert Ruggles, 53, of Grand Rapids and formerly of Newaygo, passed away on Monday evening, Aug. 13, 2018 at Spectrum Health Blodgett Hospital in East Grand Rapids. 

A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25, at the Kroeze-Wolffis Funeral Home with Lester Hall officiating. There will also be a time of visiting with the family at the funeral home from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturday.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be given to either Baroque on Beaver or to the Interlochen Arts Academy.  You can sign the online guest book at www.kroeze-wolffis.com.  Arrangements are by Kroeze-Wolffis Funeral Home, Inc. of Fremont.

“He was all that and a bag of chips.”

 

HELEN MARA
Newaygo

Helen Delores Mara, 85, of Newaygo, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018 in Newaygo.

Family and friends are invited to celebrate Helen’s life with her family Saturday, Aug. 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fields-McKinley Newaygo Chapel. Please wear casual attire.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Michigan. Please share your memories of Helen with her family at fieldsmckinley.com.

 

NORMA WILKINSON
Walkerville

Norma Louise Wilkinson, 81, of Walkerville, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 at the Spectrum Health Butterworth Campus in Grand Rapids. 

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Walkerville Wesleyan Church, 144 S Hamon Street with Funeral Services following at 5:30 p.m. Interment will be in Lilley Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.  Friends may send a condolence or share a memory with the Wilkinson family online at www.crandellfh.com.  Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – Fremont Chapel.

 

ROBERT STRAY
Newaygo

Robert Keith Stray, 79, of Newaygo, passed away on Aug. 14, 2018 in Grand Rapids. 

Visitation was held Friday, Aug. 17, at Fields-McKinley Funeral and Cremation Services in Grant.  Graveside services were held on Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Newaygo. 

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society. Please share your memories of Robert online at www.fieldsmckinley.com.

 

ALICE FRENS
Fremont

Alice Frens, 91, of  Fremont, passed away on Thursday evening, Aug. 16, 2018 at Green Acres Assisted Living in Fremont.

Private services have been held. Suggested memorials are Hospice of Michigan or First Christian Reformed Church. You can sign the online guest book at www.kroeze-wolffis.com. Arrangements are by Kroeze-Wolffis Funeral Home, Inc. of Fremont.

 

RUSSELL DEURLOO
Fremont and Hesperia

Russell B. Deurloo, 88, of Fremont and Hesperia, passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at the Transitional Health Services in Fremont. 

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Aug. 23, from 12 to 1 p.m. at the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 680 E. Main, Fremont, followed by funeral services at 1 p.m.   Interment will be in Jewell Cemetery near Fremont. 

Memorial contributions may be made to Low Vision Support Group in Hesperia. Friends may send a condolence or share a memory with the Deurloo family online at www.crandellfh.com.  Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – Fremont Chapel.

 

ERIC ALLEN ZERLAUT, JR.
Holton

Eric Allen Zerlaut, Jr., age 15 months, was received into the arms of his Heavenly Father early Sunday morning, August 19, 2018.

The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at First Christian Reformed Church in Fremont with Pastor Richard Hamstra officiating.  Visitation will also be at the church from 10-11 AM on Thursday.  Interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Holton.  Suggested Memorial:  Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital.  You can sign the online guest book at www.kroeze-wolffis.com.  Arrangements are by Kroeze-Wolffis Funeral Home, Inc. of Fremont.