Frances M. Griffis

Birth Date: Aug 16, 1940 Passed On: Apr 26, 2020

Frances M. Griffis, age 79 was born in Escanaba, Michigan to the late Warren W. and Kathryn J. (Preston) Walsh and passed away on April 26, 2020.  Frances is survived by two grandchildren, Heather Sykes and Bryan Deephouse.  Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her son Robert Deephouse II. According to […]

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Ronald L. Bouwkamp

Birth Date: Dec 08, 1941 Passed On: Apr 26, 2020

Ronald L. Bouwkamp, age 78 was born on December 8, 1941 in Grand Rapids, Michigan to the late Louis and Ethel Bouwkamp and passed away on April 26, 2020. Ronald is survived by his wife of 50 years, Virginia; four children, Dawn, Marty, Tim and Cristine; twelve grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Along with his parents, Ron […]

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Gerta (Svoboda) Ernst

Birth Date: Mar 31, 1924 Passed On: Apr 21, 2020

Gerta (Svoboda) Ernst, age 96 was born in Prague, Czech Republic (formerly Czechoslovakia) on March 31, 1924 to Josef and Anna (Schwarz) Svoboda and passed away on April 21, 2020. Gerta is survived by her two sons, Peter (Kristine) Ernst, Andrew (Mary Alice) Ernst; grandchildren Angie (Ryan) Hallberg, Laura (Jordan) Schwartz, Kayla Ernst, Matthew Ernst, […]

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Romaine Page

Birth Date: Jun 01, 1934 Passed On: Apr 22, 2020

Romaine Page age 85 was born on June 1, 1934 in Muskegon, Michigan to the late August and Violet Olson, and passed away on April 22, 2020. Romaine was preceded in death by her husband, John Page; and a son, Travis Page.  She is survived by two children, John (Vicki) Page, and Brian (Tammy) Page; […]

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Virginia Ruth Frucci

Birth Date: Aug 29, 1932 Passed On: Apr 16, 2020

Virginia Ruth Frucci was born in Muskegon, Michigan on August 29, 1932 to the late Ernest and Alice (Johnson) Fordham and passed away on April 16, 2020 at the age of 87. She was preceded in death by her husband Dominic E. Frucci in 2005.  Virginia is survived by four children, Jeanne (Jeff) Schulist, Donna […]

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Deanna M. Cearlock

Birth Date: Jun 01, 1970 Passed On: Apr 18, 2020

Deanna M. Cearlock was born on June 1, 1970 in Flint, Michigan to Edward and Marsha Cearlock and passed away on April 18, 2020 at the age of 49.  Along with her parents she is survived by two children, Logan James Cearlock and Hailey Summer Cearlock; grandchildren, Annabelle, Lucas and Miles; a sister, Heather (Michael); […]

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Joyce M. Schneider

Birth Date: May 08, 1943 Passed On: Apr 15, 2020

Joyce M. Schneider age 76 was born on May 8, 1943 to the late Walter and Katharine (Yost) Martin and passed away on April 15, 2020. Joyce is survived by her daughter, Aura Paparella; and a son, Derek Schneider; three grandchildren, Lea, Kara, and Mark Paparella; two brothers, Bob Martin and Jerry Martin.  Joyce was […]

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Barbara J. Hemeren

Birth Date: Nov 11, 1927 Passed On: Apr 12, 2020

Barbara Jean Hemeren of Muskegon, Michigan (age 92) passed away peacefully on Easter Day, April 12 after a long and fulfilling life.   Barbara Hemeren was born on November 11, 1927 in Muskegon, the daughter of Howard and Anna Buchan. Barbara grew up in Muskegon Heights and was the oldest of three siblings (brothers: Duane […]

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Adrienne Loraine Way

Birth Date: Mar 27, 1989 Passed On: Apr 03, 2020

Adrienne Loriane Way age 31 was born on March 27, 1989 and passed away at home on April 3, 2020.  Adrienne is survived by her father, Randal Devere Way and her mother, Julie Ann Way; siblings, Rachel Marie Way; Daniel Devere Way, Bobbi Lynne Way; niece Aura; nephews, Brandon “Beebs” and Geddy. Adrienne was born […]

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Donald Earl Wirtz

Birth Date: Dec 16, 1933 Passed On: Apr 08, 2020

Donald Earl Wirtz, 86, of L’Anse, Michigan, passed away on April 8, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Muskegon, Michigan after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lionel and Catherine Wirtz, sisters, Shirley Martin, Doris Self and an infant brother. Donald is survived by his wife of 43 years, Theresa Wirtz, […]

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Deborah Kay VanWyk

Birth Date: Apr 22, 1950 Passed On: Apr 03, 2020

Deborah Kay VanWyk age 69 was born on April 22, 1950 in Muskegon, Michigan to the late Arthur O. and Sarah F. (Shaw) Dean and passed away at Mercy Hospital on April 3, 2020. Deborah is survived by her daughter, Amy (Robert) Yonkman; grandchildren, Lillian and Isabella; three siblings, Kevin A. (Robin) Dean, of Kalamazoo, […]

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Sandra L. Richeson

Birth Date: Feb 19, 1943 Passed On: Apr 04, 2020

In loving memory of Sandra Richeson who passed away on April 4, 2020 at the age of 77. She was proceeded in death by her husband, Dwight. Sandra is survived by her son, Richie Richeson; brother, Ronald Prentkiewicz; sisters, Judy Goetz, Sally Cox and Susan Jarles. According to her wishes no services will be held. […]

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Larry J. Burmeister

Birth Date: Feb 17, 1938 Passed On: Mar 30, 2020

Larry John Burmeister, age 82, passed away Monday, March 30, 2020, at Lake Woods Nursing Home, with his long-time love by his side, Kimberly Burmeister. He was born February 17, 1938, in Ludington, the son of Harvey Burmeister and Maudelaine Cogswell. Larry was a member of the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians. He loved […]

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Jovita Juliana Gomez-Prow

Birth Date: Feb 15, 1928 Passed On: Apr 01, 2020

On April 1, 2020, Jovita Juilana Gomez-Prow, age 92, passed away at home.  She was preceded in death by her son Donald Myers.  Jovita is survived by her children, Michael (Wendy) Prow, Judy Prow-Saldana and Ernest ‘Ray’ (Kim) Prow. She is also survived by grandchildren, Julie Prow, Eric Prow, Yvonne (Mark) Prow-Johnson, Rikki Amaya, Raymond […]

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Estevan Guillermo Hernandez-Rivera

Birth Date: Dec 29, 1989 Passed On: Mar 30, 2020

Estevan Guillermo Hernandez-Rivera (30) was born in Muskegon, MI on December 29th of 1989. Estevan passed away on March 30th of 2020.  He is survived by his parents, Guillermo and Michelle Hernandez, as well as his siblings, Jesus (Ashley) Alvarado, Enrique (Emily) Rivera, Anna Hernandez-Rivera and nieces, Audrina and Alaina.  He is preceded in death […]

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Myra Ruth Hunt

Birth Date: Jul 05, 1971 Passed On: Mar 28, 2020

Myra Ruth Hunt, age 48 was born in Phoenix, Arizona on July 5, 1971 and passed away at home on March 28, 2020.  Myra is survived by three children, Libby Hartman, Patricia Hunt, and Roger Phelps; her mother, Patricia Hartman; several grandchildren and a large extended family.  Cremation has taken place.  Due to state restrictions […]

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LeeAnn Green

Birth Date: Jan 09, 1942 Passed On: Mar 22, 2020

LeeAnn Green, age 78, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2020.  She is survived by her children, Kim (Scott) Freeman, Mark Plumhoff, Scott (Carol Carpenter) Plumhoff, Brian (Stacey) Plumhoff; grandchildren: Jamie Updyke, Eric Updyke, Nicholas Plumhoff, Brianna Plumhoff, Toree Freeman, Cearra Plumhoff, Seth and Bryce Plumhoff; eight great-grandchildren; brother Terry (Annette) Tetzlaff, sister Kathy (Carl) Hogston […]

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Ruth (Belrose) Dennis

Birth Date: Jul 17, 1939 Passed On: Mar 28, 2020

Ruth (Belrose) Dennis —  July 17, 1939–March 28, 2020 Ruth was the daughter of Russell and Grace Belrose and the second of nine children. Ruth married Doster “Doc” Dennis November 1957. Together they raised a family of 6 children; Cindy Wolf, Mark Dennis, Jim (Ellie) Dennis, Joe (Dana) Dennis, Annette Dennis, and Edward Dennis. Ruth […]

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Walter Joseph Prough Jr. “Slim Jim”

Birth Date: Jul 28, 1987 Passed On: Mar 25, 2020

Walter J. Prough Jr. “Slim Jim” age 32 was born in Shelby, Michigan on July 28, 1987, and passed away on March 25, 2020. Walt is survived by his wife Joy Prough; his mother, Jennifer (James) Tanner; three stepchildren, Joshua, Isaiah, and Madison; a sister, Maggie (Elder) Mendez; his brother, John Prough; along with a […]

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Rita Y. Kidwell

Birth Date: Nov 13, 1931 Passed On: Mar 22, 2020

Rita Yvonne Kidwell passed from this world on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at the SKLD Nursing facility in Grand Rapids. Rita was born in Ypsilanti, MI on November 13, 1931 to Raymond and Ethel Fenstermacher. She graduated from Greenville High School in 1949.  She studied music for two years at Western Michigan University and played […]

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