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In Memory of Our Fellow Classmates

Jack Abraham
Marcia Anderson
Sandy Angell
Scott Austin
Kevin Baldus
Dale Baumgart
​Jerry Bayne Hungerford
Lynda Bethke Van Erden
Wayne Bolton
Harry Campbell
Henry Carlson
Tim Carskadon
Mary Clover Diekema
Maxine Dazey
Daniel Derby
Larry Derby
Debbie Dewitt

Byron Emery
​Garry Fox
Keith Goff
Larry Goff
Barbara Gowin
Tim Gruen
​Linda Guy Manes
Andrew Hass
Sheryl Hatfield Benedict
Sue Heinz Hammond
Morris Henry
​Bill Henshaw

Michael Hood
Barbara Jeske
Nancy Kallansrud LeSage
Henry Konczyk
Weathy Jean Krueger Burgess
Jack Leatherman
Mike Lewis
Bill MacLeod
Rich McKellips
Edward Myers
Jerry Nagtzaam
Ike Nietring
Ken Nuvill
Jeanne Paggeot Mitchell
Bill Pavlin
Barbara Philips Pekich
Jerry Porter
Jim Ruster
Mark Schramm
Jim Snyder
​John Stevens
Cathy Thibault
Mike Trim
​Ruth VanBemmelen Kasmauski
Robert Vander Schoor
Fred Vernimo

Beverly Ward
Linda Waskin Ten Broeke
Donna Waugh Visger

Mark Weideman
Harley Wildey
Larry Wlodar
Willis Zerba

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Jack Abraham

January 27th, 1950 - July 16th, 2014

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Mr. Jack Abraham, age 64, of Ferrysburg passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at home. He was born January 27, 1950 in Grand Haven to Adolph and Marian (Wiebenga) Abraham.
Jack is a graduate of Grand Haven High School and served his country in the US Army in Vietnam. He was a member of VFW Sgt. Alvin Jonker Post 2326 and American Legion Charles A. Conklin Post #28.

On August 17, 1973 he married the former Marie De Garmo in Grand Haven and she survives him along with three sons.

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Marcia Anderson

February 13th, 1950 - June 29th, 2015




 

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Marcia Carolyn Anderson, age 65, passed away Monday, June 29, 2015 in Freehold, NJ.  Marcia was born in Grand Haven on February 13, 1950, to Chester and Betty Anderson (Johnson).  She graduated from Grand Haven High School and attended Ferris State College.

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Kevin Baldus

March 5th, 1950 - February 5th, 2017

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Baldus, Kevin D. Spring Lake Kevin Dale Baldus, 66, died peacefully, surrounded by those he loved most in this world, on February 5, 2017. He was born on March 5,1950, to Calvin and Verlabeth (Wills) Baldus. He graduated from Grand Haven High School in 1968, attended Central Michigan University, and graduated from Grand Valley State University. He worked on U of M research vessels Inland Seas and Roger R Simons all around the Great Lakes. He married Patti Conley in January 1975, and they moved to Grand Haven, then Spring Lake, where they raised their three boys. He was active in Boy Scouts, serving as Cub Master for Pack 3054, then Scoutmaster for Troop 14 for a number of years. He enjoyed many camping and adventure trips with the Scouts, and always held a special place in his heart for Troop 14. His career as Database Administrator at Herman Miller, Inc. spanned 36 years; he retired in 2014, after being recognized and awarded many times for his work. He loved to travel; he and Patti took road trips and vacations around the country, with favorite times being spent here in our own beautiful Michigan. After retirement, he enjoyed month-long stays in Mexico, Puerto Rico and Costa Rica, and always teased that he could live there, but "Patti couldn't move so far away from the grandchildren...." Favorite pastimes included cookouts with the whole family playing loudly in the pool, golf, and more golf, reading and more reading, and yoga. He was generous to the core, volunteering his time to many causes, including Habitat for Humanity, Family Promise of the Lakeshore, the People Center, and coordinating the take-out dinner component of the annual Community Thanksgiving Feast, to name a few. He took numerous trips to South Dakota, volunteering with Re-Member at Pine Ridge Lakota Sioux Reservation. He was a long-time member of C3 (formerly Christ Community Church-which was a reasonable compromise for a Baptist-Catholic marriage). He found spiritual joy and love in his beloved C3 family, living out its values on a daily basis. He lived his life with honesty and integrity, made friends wherever he went, and shared many a beer (sometimes his own home brew) and laugh with all. Of course, most of all, he loved his family. He wasn't afraid to hug his grown sons and tell them "I love you"; and he adored his talented, gorgeous, intelligent and lively grandchildren, who were, naturally, his greatest joy, and always brought pride and sparkles to his eyes. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Patti.

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Dale Baumgart

November 19th, 1950 - April 4th, 2014

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Dale L. Baumgart, age 63 of Grand Haven passed away on April 4, 2014 at Heartwood Lodge. Dale retired in 2012 from Fairmount Minerals, and was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and Sons of the American Legion. He loved tinkering in his “man cave” garage, summers at Chinook Campground, trips to Mexico and Florida, casino runs, but most of all making people laugh. Dale will be lovingly remembered and deeply missed by his wife of 43 years, Melodee; children, Jaime Baumgart and special friend Eliot Dupuis, and Jason (Maria) Baumgart; grandchildren, Cameron, Brissia and Bianca Baumgart; his mother, Leona Baumgart, siblings, Ronald (Beth) Baumgart, Karen (Dan) Hildreth, Al (Chris) Baumgart, Larry Baumgart; sister-in-law, Beverly Faino; several nieces and nephews; many friends, and his buddies Max and Louie. Dale was preceded in death by his father, Eugene Baumgart; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Frank and Lenore Morse, and a brother-in-law, Bert Faino. According to his wishes cremation has taken place. A memorial gathering in his honor will be held on Sunday, April 13th from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Grand Haven Eagles Aerie 925, upstairs at, 20 N. 2nd Street, in Grand Haven. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Salvation Army in Grand Haven.

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Linda Jeanne Bethke (Van Erden)

November 6th, 1950 - November 6th, 2007

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From Kathy Stahl on November 17th, 2017
I first met Lynda in Mr. Parks' 9th grade science class.  She was shy and reserved at first, but we became good friends.  We were often paired because Berg and Bethke put us close together.  I know that she taught in the Allendale Schools for some time.  So sorry to hear that she has passed, but I know that she's at peace.
 

Wayne Bolton

June 16th, 1949 - January 11th, 2016

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Mr. Wayne Eugene Bolton, age 66, passed away Monday, January 11, 2016. He was born in Grand Haven, Michigan on June 16, 1949 to Harold & Winifred (Weavers) Bolton and served his country in the US Navy during the Vietnam War. He married the former Deborah Nixon on May 1, 1976. Mr. Bolton had been employed as a Truck Driver for Boer's Mayflower in Holland for 28 years. Wayne enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking. He loved spending time with his grandchildren. Survived by his wife of 39 years, Deborah.

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Harry McMillan Campbell

September 26th, 1950 - January 9th, 2004

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Died in Ottawa County.

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Henry August Carlson

August 1st, 1950 - March 9th, 2002

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From Kathryn (Bloemers) Roberts on January 22nd, 2018
I remember Henry Carlson as a good sport. He had a car and at noon he would meet me, Connie Godsman, Mike Lewis, Kurt Schroeder, and sometimes another person we could squeeze in the car, in the far parking lot and we would go to Ray's. One night at dinner, the police arrived at our house with a warrant for me to appear in Distrist Court in the matter of Henry Carlson and a hit-and-run fender bender. So a couple days later we all put on our Sunday clothes and went to the court. We each testified we hadn't been with Henry and really had nothing to add. The judge said he thought Henry did it, but there was no evidence either way and we adjourned. Afterwards we told Henry it would have been nice if he had warned us, but he didn't. P.S. My dad had a fit! Why wasn't I in school? Who were these guys I was running around with (he knew Kurt)? People were going to know that the police came I with a suboena and I had to go to court! I guess Connie's folks were pretty upset, too. I remember that as a happy adventure with friends. 
 

Mary Lou Clover (Diekema)

March 26th, 1950 - July 18th, 2005

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Died in Grand Rapids.

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Deborah Marie Dewitt

July 4th, 1950 - 1988

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Byron Chester Emery Jr.

April 28th, 1950 - December 2nd, 2009

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Byron Chester Emery, Jr., age 59, of Grand Haven, passed away Wednesday, December 2, 2009, at his home. He was born April 28, 1950, in Grand Haven, to Byron Sr. and Ellen (Dreese) Emery.  Byron worked at Camshaft and Zelenka Nursery. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing cribbage, camping, and the Lord.  He is lovingly remembered by his significant other of 27 years, Barb Swanson.

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Keith E Goff

August 27th, 1950 - June 25th, 1977

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Died in Kent County.

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Larry Allen Goff

October 13th, 1949 - December 21st, 1968

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US Army, Died 12/21/68 Tay Nimb Providence, Vietnam

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Timothy Daniel Gruen

December 6th, 1950 - February 14th, 1991

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Died in Grand Haven.

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Andrew Hass

October 27th, 1949 - January 25th, 2018

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Andrew (Andy) T. Hass, Jr. died with grace and ease on January 25, 2018, with the love of his life and close friends at his side in Kalamazoo, MI.  He was 68.

Andy is survived by his life partner and best friend Donna McKenna, brothers Alan (Barbara), Steve (Holly), and sister Diane Howard.(Mark) of Grand Haven, Bruce (Debbie), of Spring Lake and Dan (Patti) of Florida. He was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew T and Arlene Ione (VanHall) Hass, and infant brother Michael.

Andy was born on October 27, 1949 in Grand Haven, MI  He graduated from Grand Haven High School in 1968, and Muskegon Community College in 1971 with an Associate’s Degree in Electronics. He studied electronics engineering at Western Michigan University, and graduated in 1980 from Kalamazoo Valley Community College with a focus on HVAC, Alternative Energies, and Electrical Technologies. Andy also taught in the building tradesprogram at KVCC.

He met his life partner Donna McKenna in 1975 and moved to Kalamazoo in 1977 where they made their home.  

In his early years Andy was a newspaper boy which started hisamazing lifelong work ethic. He was the always-smiling employeeat The Grand Theater, Johnson’s Grocery and Holiday Inn in GrandHaven.  He worked at Alpha Energies in Kalamazoo and Pioneer Service Systems in Cassopolis in the alternative energy field, and West Main Mall as the Maintenance Supervisor.  He also owned his own computer consulting and repair business, Advanced Technologies, in Kalamazoo,.  Senior citizens were his specialty because he had infinite patience and a calm manner while teaching new technology.

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From Dick Hatfield on February 2nd, 2018
Oh, my!  I am so shocked and sad. Andy was one of the gentlest, kindest and friendliest people I have known. He was always so positive and encouraging.  To lose him is a great loss to his loved ones and a loss to all of us who wish for a kinder and gentler world. My condolences to the Hass family who will no doubt miss him dearly...     Dick Hatfield 
 

Sheryl Hatfield (Benedict)

May 7th, 1950 - May 5th, 2016

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Benedict, Sheryl Grand Haven Sheryl Benedict, age 65, entered the kingdom of Heaven to meet her Lord and Savior on Thursday, May 5, 2016. She was born on May 7, 1950 to Harry and Lorraine (Roossien) Hatfield in Grand Haven. Sheryl loved reading, southern gospel music and her family; but hated exercise. Her large group of close friends were a big support to Sheryl over the years. She was a member of Nortonville Gospel Chapel in Spring Lake and was active in Relay for Life. She is survived by her children, Richelle (Galion) Garrett, Renae (Chad) Kozik, Ryan Benedict; grandchildren, Zachery Davis, Madilyn Davis, Kendall Kozik, Caleb Kozik; sisters, Sally Roossien, Sindy (Doug) Engel, Jone (Greg) Gritzmaker; brother, Bruce (Linda) Hatfield and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Benedict.

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Susan Heinz (Hammond)

December 2nd, 1949 - August 12th, 2011

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In many ways, Susan Hammond defined the meaning of devoted wife, dedicated mother, doting grandmother and forever friend. The foundation of her family, Susan had enough love in her heart for everyone, and then some. A blessing beyond compare, her generous spirit, giving nature and warmhearted ways was an inspiration and gift to those who loved and knew her. She will be fondly remembered with joy.

The end of World War II brought loads of prosperity to the nation. The new Buick Roadmaster was the shape of things to come for the auto industry while the post-war baby boom created a greater need for consumer goods through heightened manufacturing. Experiencing a baby boom of their own, Bill and Mary (Apple) Heinz of Grand Haven, Michigan were especially thankful for the healthy birth of their beautiful baby girl, Susan Kay, born on December 2, 1949.

While Susan's father worked at Vanderwall Brothers Concrete, her mother remained at home with Susan and her two older brothers, Don and Rich. From her earliest years, Susan held a special bond with her Grandma Apple and both of her brothers who looked out for their younger sister. She was also quite close to her mother, too.

Susan shared the friendships of many growing up, but two of them especially became lifelong friends with whom she enjoyed many experiences. Diane Young and Sandy Amber were the tried and true types of friends who together weathered the adventures of life side by side. They met while attending Peach Plains Elementary School and went on to eventually graduate from Grand Haven High School in 1968. While in school, Susan became quite an accomplished seamstress, even designing many of her own fashions during her high school years.

A fun loving girl who naturally captured the hearts of all, there was, however, one young man in particular who became quite taken with Susan. She met John Hammond in high school and they soon became inseparable. Deeply in love, they were joined in marriage on June 1, 1968 following Susan's graduation. Since John was in the Army, Sue followed him to Texas where he was stationed and where together they set-up house. Before long they welcomed their daughter Lisa into their arms in 1969, followed by Amy in 1971.

Their lives turned into a whirlwind of events during these years. Fully equipped with remarkable sewing talent, Susan started her own upholstery business in 1972 called "The Cover Company". Shortly after John was honorably discharged from the service, they moved into their Lake Avenue home where they celebrated the 1974 birth of their son, Todd, who completed their family. It was in this beloved family home where Susan and John would spend many loving years together.

For Susan, when it came to family, there was no greater joy than being the mother of the three children she so dearly loved and adored. She made a good home for them, and supported her husband and children in each of their endeavors. She had a way of encouraging others, and whether it was for a family member or friend, Sue gave her all. Loving and generous, her giving and compassionate heart was a gift to all she encountered.

Although busy with raising a family, running her household and business, Sue tackled the many areas of her life with her generous spirit, loving attitude and patient heart. John worked at AP Parts, but they did find time to enjoy their love of travel together with memorable trips to Mexico and Jamaica, to mention a few. They owned several boats throughout the years, enjoyed camping as a family and traveled, as well. With a great swimming pool to enjoy, their home was a welcome place for their kid's numerous friends. At times it seemed as if their house was equipped with a revolving door, but Sue never gave it a second thought when it came to reaching out to others. In fact, many of the kid's friends often referred to her as, "Mega Sue" and "Mama Sue".

A lifelong woman of the Lutheran faith, Sue was giving of her time and talents at church. She taught Sunday school for many years and volunteered throughout their community, too. Sue, with her compassionate and loving heart, had the remarkable gift of making everyone who came her way feel special.

Among her various interests and qualities, Sue also loved to cook and was known for her delicious pumpkin and apple pies. With a love for animals unmatched, her three canine companions, Chopper, Tara and Cody gave her great love in return. But when it came to her children and grandkids, Sue remained very close to them and was very supportive. In her, they each found unconditional love. She rarely missed a day without talking to them on the phone. One of the greatest life lessons she taught her family was to always recognize the good in everyone, no matter what.

As her grandchildren were growing before her eyes, Sue had a desire to be near family. Before long they packed up their life as they knew it and moved to Arizona after buying a home there. It was then when Sue began showing signs of her illness. At the age of 61, Susan Hammond, of Grand Haven, passed away Friday, August 12, 2011.

With much to be remembered, Susan will forever remain in the hearts of those who loved her. Her infectious laugh could light up a room while her loving, genuine nature served as a welcome blessing. She will be deeply missed and fondly remembered.

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Morrie Henry

October 28th, 1949 - September 14th, 2017

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Mr. Morris "Morrie" Wayne Henry, age 67, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, September 14, 2017 after his long journey with Alzheimer's. He was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on October 28, 1949 to Morris & Helen (Lewis) Henry and married the former Judi Cierlak in Muskegon, MI on November 23, 1968. Morrie had been employed as a Job Setter for GM & Delphi Automotive Systems for 35 years until retiring in 2006. Morrie was a member of St. Patrick & St. Anthony Catholic Church. He loved horses and raised standard bred harness racing horses. He enjoyed walking his dog, Buddy, to the beach and playing poker with his family. He will be greatly missed.

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Wife of 48 years, Judi; daughters, Jill (David) Split of Spring Lake, Luci Kunde of Grand Haven, Kristin (PJ Melcher) Henry of West Olive; son, Morrie "Beau" (Lisa) Henry of Spring Lake; grandchildren, Audrey, Rylee, Ryan, Amber, Braydon, Paul Jr. & Grace; honorable grandchildren, Megan, Jessica and Samantha; sisters, Patty Meyer of West Olive, Maureen (John) Nowak of Spring Lake, Bonnie (Dave) Wesorick of Spring Lake, Kathy (Lee) DeWitt of West Olive; many cousins, nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

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William Henshaw

August 23rd, 1948 - December 7th, 2013

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William was born on August 23, 1948 and passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2013. William was a resident of Grand Haven, Michigan at the time of passing

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Barbara Jeske

November 7th, 1950 - September 3rd, 2014

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Age 63 of Waterford New York passed away on September 3, 2014. Barbara was born in Grand Haven, Michigan to Raymond and Ruth Jeske and resided in New York for the last 22 years. She was formerly a member of St. John's Lutheran Church of Grand Haven, MI and Redeemer Lutheran Church of Stuart, Fl. Barbara attended the Michigan State University, and became highly successful in sales and sales management in several companies. Barbara was outgoing and friendly resulting in hundreds of lifelong friendships. She loved her family, travel, her dogs, and her many friends from all over the world.
 
Barbara often quoted great writers and thinkers like Albert Einstein "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle." 

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Henry Konczyk

January 19th, 1949 - December 15th, 1995

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Wealthy Jean Krueger (Burgess)

April 13th, 1950 - April 23rd, 1997

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From Mike Burgess on May 9th, 2018
Image 'Till we meet again.
 

Wealthy Jean Krueger (Burgess)

April 13th, 1950 - April 23rd, 1997

One of the very best things that ever happened in my life, was to have her as my wife, best friend, and the mother of our children.  Will love her forever and miss her greatly.

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Jack Leatherman

August 7th, 1950 - December 25th, 2006

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Richard McKellips

February 9th, 1949 - March 23rd, 2018

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Mr. Richard K. McKellips, age 69, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018 at his home in the care of hospice and surrounded by his family. He was born on February 9, 1949 to Claude and Jean (Grzybowski) in Douglas, MI. Rich married his best friend and soulmate, Rita, on December 16, 1995. Rich proudly served his country during the Vietnam War while in the United States Air Force. He worked at the family business, McKellips & Sons, and later went on to pursue his own business, Rich McKellips Heating and Cooling. Rich had a generous spirit, always helping others in their time of need. He enjoyed numerous missionary trips, including the opportunity to travel to Honduras and the Dominican Republic and was an active member of New Life Community Church. Rich liked racing cars and dirt bikes, boating, working on cars with his son, Richie, and enjoyed countless shenanigans with his lifelong friend, Larry Green. Rich adored and doted on his wife and would do anything for his family. He will be missed by his loving wife, Rita; children, Richie (Barbara) McKellips of South Carolina and Regina (Tom) Fletcher of Georgia; step-children, Lindsey (Ryan Leary) Goss and Stephanie (Bryan) Hoekstra, both of Michigan; grandchildren, Kayla, Tyler, Abby and Hannah of SC, Logan and Austin of GA, and one granddaughter on the way; great-grandchildren, Landon and Annsleigh of SC; niece, Tracey Deur; and nephew, Stevie McKellips. He was preceded in death by his infant son, Ricky; parents, Claude and Jean; and most recently his brother, Steven.

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Edward Earl Myers

August 22nd, 1950 - June 3rd, 2004

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Gerald R. "Jerry" Nagtzaam

October 13th, 1949 - September 3rd, 2002

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Henry Hank Albert "Ike" Nietring

November 15th, 1949 - November 30th, 1995

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Issac W. Neitring, age 45, died Thursday, November 30 at the New England Medical Center in Boston from Leikemia. He was the husband of Diane (Bachelder) Neitring. Born in Grand Haven, MI December 15,1949. He was the son of Henry A and Rosetta (Waldron) Neitring. He has been a resident of Medway, MA for the past 12 years. Mr. Neitring had been emplayed with Walers Corp in Midford or the past 18 years. His mos recent position was manager of the customer education department. Mr. Neitring was a graduate of Grand Haven High School and Alma College in 1972, where he was active in basketball, track and field.

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From Connie VanSchelven on May 9th, 2018
The memories of spending three of our college years at Alma will remain with me forever.  Watching your prowess on the basketball court and on the track, made me proud to be your friend.  Won’t forget some of the escapades we were involved in with the Four Roses, coke and lemon at the Gam house.  Miss you!
 

Kenneth Wayne Nuvill

- - April 25th, 2014

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Kenneth Wayne Nuvill, 64, of Cypress, Texas, and formerly of Grand Haven, died Friday, April 25, 2014.

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Jeanne Anne Paggeot (Mitchell )

March 11th, 1950 - June 12th, 2014

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Jeanne was born March 11, 1950, in Grand Haven to Norman A. and Pauline (Beemon ) Paggeot. Jeanne graduated from Grand Haven High School in 1968 and immediately began chasing her dreams. Those dreams led to a move to Hawaii to join her mother and younger siblings. She fell in love with Hawaii, met and married a career Coast Guard officer. As a military family, they moved stateside for the next 10 years during which her three children were born. Hawaii called her back. She moved with her children to the Hawaiian island of Lanai that she loved and lived for on for seven years teaching gymnastics. Returning to California, she fulfilled her dream of owning and operating a large gymnastics studio and also pursued her Master’s of Education degree. She secured her late-life dream (age 55) of teaching second grade back on Lanai, where she taught for 11 years until June 12, 2016, when she passed. Jeanne 's passions and joys were her three children, her students, coaching gymnastics, and always that run and hike through the mountains and hills of Hawaii. On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, the community of Lanai held a celebration of Jeanne's life. Cancer took Jeanne's life in three brief weeks, but she will spend eternity in Hawaiian waters, which is exactly where she wanted to be.

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William Joseph Pavlin

June 18th, 1949 - March 6th, 2002

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Barbara Phillips (Pekich)

- - September 29th, 2008

One of my favorite memories of Barbara was while she attended Western Theological Seminary in Holland. I picked her up and we went and visited our sixth grade teaher, Mr. Miles who lived on the north side of Holland. It was a wonderful afternoon. Not sure which of the three of us enjoyed the afternoon more.
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Rev. Barbara A. Pekich, aged 58, of Grand Rapids, died on Monday, December 29, 2008 after a battle with lymphoma. Barb served faithfully at Heartside Ministries for over 20 years She was preceded in death by her husband, William T. Pekich; her parents, Richard S. and Elizabeth K. Phillips; and her father-in-law, Steve Pekich. Surviving are her children, Rev. Edith and Brian Lenz and their son Caleb, William T. Pekich, Jr. and his fiancee Sara J. Appleyard, Robert C. and Katrina Pekich-Bundy and Jeanette Pekich and her fiance Brad Armstrong; her sister, Helen E. Phillips; and her brother and sister-in-law, Richard S. and Carol Phillips; her mother-in-law, Helen Van Woerkom; and brother-in-law, Steve Pekich. The Memorial Service will be held on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in Central Reformed Church, 10 College, N.E. with the Rev. Karen Fitz LaBarge and the Rev. Dr. Louis Lotz officiating. Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery.

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James E. Ruster

1949 - February 20th, 2003

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Mark Steven Schramm

August 24th, 1949 - April 23rd, 1990

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James C. Snyder

- - November 30th, 2016

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James C. Snyder, 66, of Grand Haven died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016.

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Ruth Elaine VanBemmelen (Kasmauski)

September 21st, 1949 - October 20th, 2004

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Mrs. Ruth Elaine Kasmauski, age 55, died Wednesday, October 20, 2004 at Metron of Lamont. She was born in Grand Haven, MI on September 21, 1949 to Wallace & Mabel Plutschouw VanBemmelen. Mrs. Kasmauski was a homemaker and she enjoyed shopping, for her it was a hobby.

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2 sons; Emory Hyder and his girlfriend Sadie of Grand Haven and Steven Morrison of Jackson; daughter, Reka Jeff Raggl of Grand Haven; also two grandchildren, Martin and Emma. Mrs. Kasmauski was preceded in death by her parents.

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A memorial gathering for Mrs. Ruth Elaine Kasmauski, will be held Monday, October 25, 2004, 7:00 to 9:00 PM at Lighthouse Christian Ministries, 13858 Lincoln St, Grand Haven. MEMORIAL: Memorial contributions to the family would be appreciated.

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Fred Vernimo

April 5th, 1949 - November 8th, 2017

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Fredrick Marion Vernimo II, 68, of Collettsville, NC, passed away Wednesday, November 08, 2017 at Caldwell Hospice and Palliative Care. Mr. Vernimo was born on April 4, 1949, in Muskegon., MI, to the late Fredrick Vernimo and Margaret Nordby. In addition to his parents, Mr. Vernimo was preceded in death by a brother, Terry Vernimo. He is survived by his Wife, Virginia Sue Vernimo, Daughters; Machele Vernimo, Kimberly Suttorp and husband John, Andrea Spradlin and husband Joe, Sisters; Marie, Alice, Jan, Barb, brother, Ralph Vernimo, along with six grandchildren and one great grandchild.

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Donna Waugh (Visger)

- - September 8th, 2014

Donna Waugh-Visger passed away Sept 8,2014 from bacterial/septic infection.

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Harley Wildey

July 21st, 1950 - September 13th, 2011

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WILDEY, MR. HARLEY L. Spring Lake Mr. Harley L. Wildey, age 61, died Tuesday, September 13, 2011. He was born in Grand Haven, MI on July 21, 1950 to Leonard & Evelyn (Angell) Wildey and married the former Lori Phillips. Mr. Wildey had been a truck driver and was an avid outdoorsman who loved spending time with his wife. SURVIVORS Wife, Lori; children, Shelly Wildey, Michael Wildey, Nicholas Wildey; siblings, Pamela (William) Padock, John (Mae) Wildey, Kevin (Connie) Wildey; many nieces, nephews, cousins & friends.

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Larry M Wlodar

September 15th, 1950 - March 14th, 1998

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Larry M Wlodar was born on September 15, 1950. He died on March 14, 1998 at 47 years old.

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Willis E. Zerba

October 28th, 1950 - February 28th, 2005

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