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Edith M. Olman

December 15, 1920 - November 9, 2013

Olman – Mrs. Edith M. Olman aged 92 of Grand Rapids, passed away Saturday November 9, 2013. She was preceded in death by her son and daughter-in-law, Jonathan and Linda White; son-in-law, Thomas Hart. Surviving are her daughter, Lois Hart; grandchildren, Bradley (Veronica) White, Rebecca (James) Spaak, Joshua (Trishia) White; great grandchildren, Allison, Gabriel, Nathan, Aden, Grace, Gavin,...
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Betty E Shuck

August 2, 1928 - October 30, 2013

SHUCK – Mrs. Betty E. Shuck aged 85 passed away, Wednesday, October 30, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth; daughter, Wendy Plude; grandson, Matthew; great granddaughter, Morgan. Surviving are her sons, David (Cheryl) Shuck, Duane (Cindy) Shuck; son-in-law, David Plude; grandchildren, Carrie and Adam Plude, Joel (Chandra) Shuck, Aaron (Heather) Shuck, Candice ...
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Samantha L. Gribble

October 15, 1990 - October 23, 2013

GRIBBLE – Samantha "Sam" Gribble age 23 of Wyoming, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, October 23, 2013. Samantha will be sadly missed by her son, Tiegan Hulsey; her, father Gary Gribble, mother, Dawn Wynn; grandparents, Ray and Betty Wynn, Ruth Ouzts, Terrance Entrican; brother, Christopher R. (Torre) Gribble; nephews, Shane, Austin, Gavin; Aunts, Wendy (Tom) Searles, Ruth (Steve) Bogle,...
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Dorothy Mae Newkirk

July 27, 1926 - October 16, 2013

NEWKIRK – Dorothy Mae Newkirk, aged 87, of Wyoming, MI, went to be in the presence of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, October 16, 2013. She will be lovingly remembered and deeply missed by her children, Vickie Harris, Linda Blanchard, and Robert Newkirk; her grandchildren, Shannon Harris Schut, Sean Harris, T.J. Blanchard, Mandy Newkirk and Kyle Koetje and 8 great grandchildren;...
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Richard J. Huyge

April 6, 1943 - October 15, 2013

Richard Huyge, aged 70, passed away Oct. 15, 2013. Preceded in death by parents, Fred & Monica Huyge; son, Richard. Surviving are his wife, Dovia "Gene" Huyge; daughter, Theresa (Chris) Lockhart; stepchildren, Virginia (Brian) Vrooman, Tammy (Mike) Salvaggio, Todd Munson, Stacy Gladden, Dionne (John) Sheetz; 9 step grandchildren; brothers, Tom (Delores), Tim (Mary), Terry, James (Kim) Huyge. ...
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Kimberlee A. Parm

April 26, 1963 - October 13, 2013

PARM – Kimberlee A. Parm, aged 50, passed away Sunday, October 13, 2013. She was preceded in death by her sister-in-law, Pamela Parm. Surviving are her life partner, Cherrie Specht; children, Serenity Specht, Jessica (James) Perry, Andrew (Ginni) Specht; grandchildren, Sebastian, Braedan, Broc, Brian, Bryce; parents, Buck and Nancy Funk; sister, Tammy Prince; special nephews, Gavin Parm, Kyle ...
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Clara (Thomas) Clisso

September 27, 1930 - October 5, 2013

CLISSO – Mrs. Clara (Thomas) Clisso, aged 83, passed away Saturday, October 5, 2013. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Clyde; children, Jorja (Michael) Williams, Valerie Clisso, Kevin (Sandra) Clisso; foster daughter, Gwen (Bill) Thomas; grandchildren, Jason (Lori) Purcey, Victoria Martin, Samantha (Matthew) Molnar, Cara (Andrew) McClain, Aaron (Amber) Clisso, Matthew (Gwenalyn)...
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Elizabeth Rice Chase

June 5, 1921 - October 4, 2013

Elizabeth Rice Chase, known to all as Betsy, a famous lover of all dogs, dachshunds in particular, passed away October 4, 2013 at the Railside Living Center in Byron Center, Michigan at age 92. Betsy was born to loving parents on Staten Island in New York on June 6 1921. She and her sister, Kay especially enjoyed family trips to Coney Island and an annual canoeing vacation in upstate New...
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Warren C. Mates

June 28, 1920 - October 1, 2013

Mr. Warren C. Mates, Sr., aged 93, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Pearl E. Mates; parents, Charles and Nellie; children, Gloria J. Lamkin, Warren "Butch" C. Mates Jr. Surviving are his daughters, Jeanna Smith and Mitzie A. Mates; grandchildren, Michael (Susie) Mates, Laurie (Tom) Matt, Matthew (Chelsea) Mates, Joshua Mates, Lyndsay Mates; 2...
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Mervin Bergakker

January 3, 1941 - October 1, 2013

BERGAKKER – Mervin Bergakker, age 72, of Kentwood, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra; son, Dallas; granddaughter, Summer Middlestat; sister and brother-in-law, Myra and Alden Blume; brothers, Gary, Marvin, and Duane Bergakker. Surviving are his children, Jerry (Kathy) Bergakker, Matt (Diana) Bergakker, Richard Washburn, Rocky Bergakker;...
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John E. Dumas

March 12, 1940 - September 30, 2013

John E. Dumas, age 73, passed away Monday, September 30, 2013. He was preceded in death by his mother, father, sister, 2 brothers. Surviving are his life partner of 19 years, Gail Marzean; children, Kim (Tim) VanHoven, John T. Dumas, Rob (Marlene) Kline, Rick (Cris) Kerber, Annette (Mark) Karsten, Amanda (Rob) Bailey, Major Mark (Rewa) Dumas; 18 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; brother...
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Quentin Russo

September 19, 1936 - September 29, 2013

RUSSO – Mr. Quentin Russo, aged 77 of Grand Rapids, went to be with his Lord, Sunday, September 29, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, MaryJane (Holt) Russo; parents, Sam and Josephine "Sella" Russo; sister, Mamie Artlip; brothers, Frank and Sam Russo; sisters-in-law, Wanda Ritenberg, Patricia Russo. Surviving are his children, Salvatore Russo, Frank (Christi) Russo, Quentin ...
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Scott A. Wolfe

August 31, 1959 - September 27, 2013

WOLFE – Mr. Scott Wolfe, aged 54 of Lowell, passed away Friday September 27, 2013. He is survived by his children, Raychel (Tim) and Bryan (Alison); grandchildren; sister, Victoria; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, friends. A memorial gathering will be held Saturday, October 5 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM at Key Heights Clubhouse, 11335 Fulton Street E, Lowell.
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Mabel R. Little

December 30, 1919 - September 25, 2013

LITTLE – Mrs. Mabel R. Little age 93 of Elberta, went to be with the Lord, Wednesday, September 25, 2013. Surviving are her beloved husband of 73 years, Allen L. Little; children, Mary Jo (Dick) Putney, Morris B. Little; grandchildren, Kimberly (Todd) Nordquist, Michelle (Kirk) Amador, Patricia A. Little; great grandchildren, Wesley Nordquist, Ashlee and Drew Amador; many nieces and nephews. ...
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William Edward Howell

November 3, 1955 - September 23, 2013

HOWELL – William Edward "Bill" "Ed" "Eddie" Howell, aged 57, went to his Heavenly home on Monday, September 23, 2013 after a brief battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Agnes (McMahon) Howell and his brother-in-law, Jon Moon. Surviving are his sisters, Vivian (Dennis) Sosnowski, Vicki (Gary) Plowman and June (Reggie) Moon-Johnson; his special friend, Faith Ann...
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Gus H. Unseld III

January 26, 1939 - September 23, 2013

UNSELD – Mr. Gus Unseld III, aged 74, passed away Monday, September 23, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn; granddaughter, Lauren. Surviving are his sons, Gus Unseld IV, Tim (Amy) Unseld; grandchildren, Gus V, Katrina, Olivia, Ben; great grandchildren, Brianna and Brennan; brother, Bob Unseld and sister, Mary (Rex) Lewis. Honoring his request, private family services have...
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Beulah Blubaugh

March 15, 1927 - September 19, 2013

Beulah, of Oil City, MI, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, She is survived by her wonderful spouse, Robert Blubaugh, 8 children, Ann (Dave) Varnam, (Shirley) Jolie (Matt) Grant, Sara Somerville, Jim (Nancy) Reamsma, Alice (Randy) Razmus, Don (Sandy) Reamsma, Maxine (Nasser) Fahr, and Dorrie (Kevin) Sullivan; 3 step-children, Mike Blubaugh, John Blubaugh, and Marsha Blubaugh; 21...
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Patricia Keys

June 24, 1940 - September 9, 2013

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Clarence "John" Craigmyle

November 10, 1948 - September 6, 2013

Clarence E Craigmyle (John), age 64, went to be with his Lord on September 6, 2013. He was preceded in death by his son, Raymond; daughter, Linda Craigmyle; parents Ernest Craigmyle and Wilma Miller; sister, Beverly Slyter; father and mother-in-law, Robert and Judy Jackson. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Brenda Craigmyle; daughters, Sheri (Wally) Chartrand Jr, Dawn (Ronald)...
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Arlene J. Clark

December 14, 1925 - September 4, 2013

Arlene was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin; sister, Audrey Cooley; son-in-law, Mike Pettengill. Surviving are her children, Jeff (Mary) Clark, Lynne Pettengill, Sheri Bailey, Diane (Mike) Cook; grandchildren, Cari (Antonio) Mattaliano, Laura Clark, Mike Pettengill, Tobey (Danielle) Pettengill, Clinton (Tye) Pettengill, Max Schragg, David Cook, Jennifer (Mike) Willard; 13 great...
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Barnell Arnold Gunter

July 29, 1936 - August 30, 2013

GUNTER – Mrs. Barnell Gunter aged 77 passed away Friday, August 30, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Gunter Sr.; grandson, Brandon; her parents, Herman and Mamie Arnold; siblings, Harold Arnold, Carl Arnold, Horace Arnold, Margaret Smith and Joseph Arnold. Surviving are her children, Donald (Karen) Arnold, Daniel (Kerri) Gunter Jr., Dirk (Tonya) Gunter, Lafayette ...
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Robert A. Smart, Jr.

July 18, 1979 - August 26, 2013

Mr. Robert A. Smart, Jr. age 34, of Wyoming, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 26, 2013. Robert is survived by his parents, Robert (Ellen) Smart, Sr., and Diane (Chris) Sydloski; his fiancée, Ashley Idema; sisters, Amber (Joseph) Brown, Robin (Matthew) Barnes, Angela Smart and (Tim Eberly); his grandmothers, Patricia Ball, and Angeline Smart; step-brothers, Mearl (Tracy) Rairigh, and...
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Mildred Slagter

July 27, 1939 - August 26, 2013

Mildred Slagter, aged 74, passed away Monday, August 26, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Anna Marie Malone; and her siblings, Jean, Emejean, Margaret, Marilyn, Phyllis, Raymond, and Thomas. Surviving are her daughters, Loralei Kasankiewicz, Sheryl Kasankiewicz-Wilson, Robin Kasankiewicz; grandchildren, Michael, Chad and Derek Engle, Rachael Haltom, Amber and Ryan...
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Mamie M. Artlip

July 7, 1928 - August 24, 2013

ARTLIP – Mrs. Mamie Rose Russo Artlip aged 85 passed away Saturday, August 24, 2013, born on Cornwall Ave., on July 7, 1928 to Sam and Josephine "Sella" Russo, who both preceded her in death along with her son, Mike who passed in 1967 and her brothers, Salvatore and Frank Russo. Mamie is survived by her very special daughter and son-in-law, Michelle (Steve) Lampe; her loving grandchildren,...
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Barbara Jewell

June 14, 1948 - August 22, 2013

Mrs. Barbara Anne Jewell, age 65 of Grand Rapids passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2013. She was preceded in death by her brother, Richard Harig. She is survived by her husband, Benjamin; children, Scott Jewell and Brian Jewell; grandchildren, Katelynn, Maisie, Kelsey, Michael, Brittany, Chris, and Justin; brother, Gerald Harig; special cousins, Ron Martin of CA and Mary Husar of WY. ...
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Anna Peterson

November 22, 1923 - August 22, 2013

Anna Mary (Stellard) Peterson, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at the age of 89. She was preceded in death by her parents, Peter and (Eva) Cora Stellard,; and her brothers, Peter and William Stellard. She is survived by her sister, Ruth Mersman; sisters-in-law, Irene Stellard, Claire Stellard...
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Mary M. Smith

April 21, 1939 - August 17, 2013

SMITH - Mrs. Mary Margaret Smith, aged 74, born Mary Margaret Swanson in Saginaw, MI on April 21, 1939, passed away peacefully on August 17, 2013 in her home in Wyoming, MI. She will be dearly missed by her husband, Homer Smith; and members of the American Legion Post 208. A private family memorial will take place at a later time.
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Cheryl A. Johnston

March 13, 1945 - August 12, 2013

JOHNSTON – Mrs. Cheryl A. Johnston, age 68, passed away Monday, August 12, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elwin Johnston; parents, Clyde and Thelma Huckleberry; brother, Jon Wagenborg; and sister, Merlyn Covell. Surviving are her daughter, Anne (Brad) Geiger; son, Ben Hucklebury; stepchildren, David (Kelly) Johnston and Bettie Jo Madison (Jackie Rode); daughter-in-law, Kathy...
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Burton John Engstrom

August 22, 1936 - August 10, 2013

ENGSTROM – Mr. Burton John Engstrom, aged 76, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Jane; daughter, Debra; and his six siblings. Surviving are his daughters, Elizabeth Libero, Nanette (James) Sponsel, Barbara Engstrom (David Rowe); 13 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; sisters, Gloria (Forrest) Miles, Agnes (Ron Sr.) Weber, Betty (Harland)...
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Roger See II

April 13, 1969 - August 9, 2013

SEE – Roger See, II, aged 44, passed away Friday, August 09, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, Roger; and nephew, Brent. Surviving are his wife, Joyce; children, Angela, Michelle, Austin; granddaughter, Alana; mother, Lois Scholten; brother, Rocky See; sisters, Barbara See, Brenda (Michael) Landon; mother-in-law, Norma Angel; brothers and sisters-in-law, Shirley Ostrander, Jesse ...
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Georgia Clifton

November 14, 1919 - August 7, 2013

CLIFTON – Mrs. Georgia M. Clifton, aged 93, passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, William; daughters, Laurel Foss and April Jordan; son, Scott Clifton; grandsons, Michael and Jacob Clifton; sons-in-law, Christopher Carter Clifton and Ralph Jordan. Surviving are her children, Joseph (Jerri) and Susan; daughter-in-law, Denise; son-in-law, Art Foss;...
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Bruce W. Harvey

December 26, 1945 - August 3, 2013

HARVEY – Bruce W. Harvey, 67, passed away August 3, 2013 peacefully with his family by his side. Bruce was born December 26, 1945 the third son of Fred D. & Ethel B. Harvey in Grand Rapids. He attended & graduated from Central High School in 1964, where he was active in sports. He was an avid bowler and enjoyed fishing, watching all sports and traveling with his family. Bruce was a...
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Roger Butler

April 23, 1947 - August 3, 2013

Mr. Roger L. Butler, age 66, passed away, Saturday, August 3, 2013 in St. Helen. He was preceded in death by his mother, Sarah Butler; and his brother, Michael Butler. Surviving are his father, Robert Butler; daughter, Michelle (Marcel) Lamb; son, Matthew Butler, Sr.; brother, Gary Butler; sister-in-law, Paula Butler; and his long-time girlfriend, Vicky Klaassen. Also surviving are his...
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Bonifacio Delval-Cano

May 14, 1961 - August 3, 2013

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Mildred M. Marsiglia-Rios

October 26, 1924 - August 2, 2013

RIOS– Mildred Mary Marsiglia- Rios (nee: Veverka) aged 88 went to Heaven on Friday, August 2, 2013. She was preceded by her husband, Mike Rios and her grandson, Andy Marsiglia. Surviving are her children, Richard (Jean) Marsiglia, Ronald Marsiglia, Salvatore (Connie) Marsiglia, Dominic (Vivian) Marsiglia, Carmela Marsiglia-Sigler, Geralyn Marsiglia & Joseph (Jo Anne) Marsiglia; 17...
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Mabel L. Tickner

December 2, 1904 - July 31, 2013

TICKNER – Mabel L. (Stewart) Tickner, aged 108, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Medard Tickner; father, A.M. Stewart; mother, Sara (Endricks) Stewart; sisters, Lucille Shimer and Nadine Crowl; brothers, Frank Stewart and Lowell Stewart. Surviving are her daughter, Sue (Tickner) Fletcher of Kentwood; grandson, Andrew Reed Fletcher, great grandson...
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Manuela Esparza-Hernandez

November 5, 1948 - July 27, 2013

Manuela Esparza-Hernandez (Garcia), aged 64, passed away July 27, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolfo. Surviving are her children, Mario Cruz, Jorge Cruz, Sandra (Roberto) Carreto, Rachael Martinez, Angelica Cruz, Alejandro Esparza, Anna Garcia, and Marcos Jasso; 22 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
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Mary Lynne Torrez

July 11, 1944 - July 26, 2013

TORREZ- We would like to say good life to Mary Lynne Torrez, who went to be with our Lord and Savior on July 26, 2013. She also went to be with our father, Ernesto Torrez, Sr., who passed away on April 27, 2012. Mary was the mother of five children, Ernesto Torrez, Jr., Jose Torrez, Jesse Torrez, Janai Torrez, and Dawn Elmore "Sissy". She has 16 grandkids; 8 great grandkids; and one...
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Kathleen Joanne Zavala

August 30, 1963 - July 26, 2013

Kathleen J. (nee Swanson) Zavala, age 49 of Wyoming, passed away Friday, July 26, 2013. She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Swanson and nephew, Jason Swanson. Surviving are her children, Mariano Zavala, Ayla Zavala (Aaron Merchant) and Hannah Zavala (Donatus Walls); grandchildren, Kason, Kamdon, Domiana, Ayana, Donatus and Mariano; her mother, Regina Swanson; sisters, Janet (Greg...
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Norman Ciptak

September 24, 1935 - July 25, 2013

CIPTAK – Mr. Norman J. "Frenchy" "Goatee431" Ciptak aged 77, fell asleep in death Thursday, July 25, 2013. Surviving are his wife, Dorothy; children, Norita (Samuel) Leath, Autumn Roberts, Angelic (Donald) Dudley, Nikki (Rose) Ciptak, Ray VanAllsburg; grandchildren, Shena (Nathan) Chambers, Trista Bliss, Shane Bliss, Syman Leath, Jazmin Wright-Zornes, Jamie VanAllsburg, Megan Wright-Zornes,...
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Joseph Lindsay

September 1, 1918 - July 24, 2013

LINDSAY – Mr. Joseph Lindsay, age 94, of Grand Rapids, passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Joe was a life long resident of Grand Rapids and was very familiar with its history and geography. He attended Catholic Central High School, and was an excellent basketball player. He also actively participated in tennis. He served in the United States Army and Army Air Corp during World War II....
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Edgar Caswell

May 7, 1936 - July 16, 2013

Mr. Edgar D. Caswell, age 77, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2013. Edgar was born on May 7, 1936 to E. Cole and Ada Caswell. During his working years, he was employed as a machinist in the printing business. Edgar is survived by his children, Cheryl (Henry) VanDam, Diane Caswell, Mark (Karen) Caswell, Michael D. (Sue) Caswell, and David (Chris) Caswell; brother, David (Sandy) Caswell...
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Merrill Vander Syde

June 11, 1938 - July 7, 2013

VANDER SYDE (Rockford) – Mr. Merrill Vander Syde, age 75, passed away at his residence on July 7, 2013. Merrill was born on June 11, 1938 in Matlock, Iowa. He was employed with Keeler Brass as a machine operator for 33 years. Mr. Vander Syde was the proud owner of Vander Syde Motor Sales in Rockford for 20 years. He was a 40 year member of the Buick Club of America (BCA). Merrill was a good...
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Katherine Vander Syde

November 30, 1927 - July 5, 2013

Katherine Vander Syde, aged 85 of Wyoming, departed this world on Friday, July 5, 2013, and went to her heavenly home. There to greet her was her Lord and Savior. Along with the Lord, her sister, Anna Vander Syde; sister and brother-in-law, Magdalena and Sam De Kam; brother and sister-in-law, Anthony (Tony) and Rose Vander Syde; and the rest of her family. Surviving are her sister and brother...
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Lillian J. Harper

October 7, 1924 - July 4, 2013

Mrs. Lillian J. Harper, aged 88 of Wyoming, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl, in 2007. Surviving are her son, Howard (Renee) Harper; and grandson, Noah. Per her request, cremation has taken place.
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Carlos James-Martinez

September 21, 1994 - June 30, 2013

Mr. Carlos Roy Papo James Martinez, age 18, passed away very unexpectedly on Sunday, June 30, 2013. Carlos is survived by his loving parents, Lisa Martinez and Roy James; sister, Lezzette French; his brothers, Tyqune James and Roy James, Jr.; step-sisters, Aubrie French, Olivia French, Natalie French, Kabria Willis, and Phillis Martin; step-brother, Tyler Willis; grandparents, Amalia Martinez...
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Bruce Edward Yeck

October 29, 1947 - June 28, 2013

YECK – Mr. Bruce E. Yeck, aged 65 of Grand Rapids, passed away Friday, June 28, 2013. He was preceded in death by his sister, Millie Struve; brother, Leo Yeck; and his parents, Leo and Goldie Yeck. Surviving are his son, James Yeck; best friend and companion, Kathy Yeck; brothers, Wally (Shirley) Yeck, Russell (Sandy) Yeck; sisters, Lillian Tacker, Kathy (Pete) Kuiper; several nieces and...
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JoAnn Holmes

July 11, 1941 - June 27, 2013

JoAnn Marie Holmes, age 71, passed away on June 27, 2013. JoAnn was born on July 11, 1941 in Grand Rapids to Louis and Esther VanEck. JoAnn was employed for many years with Herbruck's Poultry Ranch and Cascade Engineering. JoAnn is survived by her children, Dale Holmes, Anita (Robert) Colvin, Terry Adams, Debra Frame, and Kim (Steve) Bowen; 19 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. She...
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Dorothy L. Otte

November 11, 1914 - June 26, 2013

OTTE – Dorothy Louise Overbeck Otte of Grand Rapids died June 26, 2013. The daughter of Arthur and Nellie Overbeck, Dorothy was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on November 11, 1914. Devoted to God, her husband John, the poor and downtrodden, and with an amusing love of nature, Dorothy was loved by many and touched many lives. A hardscrabble, religious childhood was followed by study at Calvin...
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Lewis H. Osborn

September 5, 1941 - June 26, 2013

OSBORN – Mr. Lewis H. Osborn, aged 71 of Wyoming, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lemuel and Julia Osborn; and his father-in-law, John Vanderhoven. Surviving are his wife of 45 years, Kathi; son, Craig (Mary Fleser) Osborn; grandsons, Steven and Joseph; sister, Elna Rydzewski; mother-in-law, Kay Vanderhoven; sisters-in-law, Sylvia (George)...
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Colleen D. Welch

February 10, 1952 - June 25, 2013

WELCH (Wyoming) – Mrs. Colleen Denise Welch, age 61, passed away after a brief illness on June 25, 2013. Colleen is survived by her loving husband, Robert; children, Denise (Gregg) Phillips, Marsha (Bryan) Mann, Lynn (Aaron) Velthouse, and Bradley Welch; brothers, Clint (Jill) Ryan, and Doug (Mary) Ryan; sister, Kristy Ryan; sister-in-law, Bonnie (Jim) Howe; grandchildren, Breanna, Spencer,...
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Carlos Ramirez-Rubio

July 11, 1985 - June 23, 2013

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Linda L. Biek

May 31, 1942 - June 21, 2013

BIEK – Linda Lea Biek, aged 71 of Wyoming, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank Tobin, Sr. and Athelene Tobin; brother, Don Heinrich. Surviving are her husband, John; children, Dave (Bettie) Campbell, Kimberlee (John) Jeffries; grandchildren, Karin (Dan) Harmon, Corey (Kassie) Paradowski, Airman Zackry Jeffries, Kara Jeffries; great grandchildren,...
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Ricardo Torres-Navarro

December 23, 1974 - June 20, 2013

TORRES-NAVARRO – Ricardo Torres-Navarro, aged 38 of Wyoming, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, Aurelio. Surviving are his mother, Maria; son, Ethan; girlfriend, Ademia Penaloza; her children, Rodrigo, Avelino, Briseida, Samual, Miguel, Aiden; brother, Aurelio (Yolanda); sister, Merita (Gerardo Garcia). Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10...
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Adeline Joie Piccard

March 8, 2013 - June 20, 2013

PICCARD – Adeline Joie Piccard, precious infant daughter of Aaron and Mollee Piccard, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013. She is survived by her parents; brother, Aaron; sister, Gemma; grandparents, Allan and Sarah Gierz, Jason Piccard, Kim Sheler; great grandmothers, Ruth Edwards, Virginia Piccard; several aunts, uncles and cousins. Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Tuesday, June 25 at...
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Wilma Rose

May 25, 1937 - June 16, 2013

Mrs. Wilma Rose, age 76, of Hastings, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013. She was preceded in death by her brother, Ed; sister-in-law, Lois. Surviving are her husband of 58 years, Jack; children, Nick (Patty), Jack Jr., James (Debbie); grandchildren, Chad Rose, Sara Rose, Mandi Troost, Melissa Rose, Matthew Rose; several great grandchildren; brothers, Harold (Kim) Christians, Nick Christians,...
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William E. Doughty, Jr.

March 24, 1947 - June 15, 2013

DOUGHTY- William E.Doughty Jr. of Wyoming passed away Saturday, June 15, 2013 after a long courageous battle with cancer. William proudly served in the United States Army as a drill instructor during the Vietnam War. William was preceded in death by his father, William Sr.; his brother in law, David Retter and his beloved dog, Max. Left to cherish his memory are his wife Lana; his...
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Patricia Ann Hardy

October 25, 1929 - June 11, 2013

Patricia Ann Hardy, aged 83 of Wyoming, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2013. She was preceded in death by her son, Al; brothers, Ken and Paul Eikenhout; sister, Lois Duyser. Surviving are her children, Terry, Craig, Linda Acton, Scott, Duke (Cindy); 11 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren; brother, Don (Connie) Eikenhout. Patricia worked for Meijer for 26 years and also worked for Bill Knapp's...
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Lucretia Arlene Whitehead

June 2, 1927 - May 25, 2013

Lucretia Arlene Whitehead (1927-2013) On May 25th, 2013 Lucretia Whitehead, age 85, went to be the Lord she loved and trusted in all her life. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Robert W. Whitehead, and granddaughter Mary Ellen Whitehead. She is survived by her 5 loving children Barbara (Corneliu) Georgescu, Robert (Agathe) Whitehead, Ruth (Richard) Saukas, Nina Howerton, Pam ...
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Jacqueline J. Carl

November 26, 1930 - May 24, 2013

CARL – Mrs. Jacqueline J. (nee Ferris)Carl aged 82 of Wyoming, passed away Friday, May 24, 2013 Surrounded by her loving family. Jacqueline was born on November 26, 1930 to John and Alice Ferris in Grand Rapids, MI. They were married on January 29, 1949 and spent 64 loved filled years together. Jackie, dedicated her self to the children at both South and West Godwin Schools for 35 years,...
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Jordan Bos (Bostelaar)

April 5, 1989 - May 23, 2013

Left behind to cherish his memory are his parents, Donald & Michelle; siblings, Kelly & Daniel Petty, Don & Renee Bos, Greg &(Peggy Bos, Julie Bos, Michelle & Owen Price, Bill & Christine Bos, Lori & Dirk Bigelow, Clifton & Mikal Bos; many aunts, uncles, nieces & nephews. Jordan was an extra special person. He will be missed very much. He loved camping, swimming, riding his bike, playing X-Box...
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John H. Barszcz

April 25, 1941 - May 16, 2013

BARSZCZ – Mr. John H. Barszcz, aged 72, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday, May 16, 2013. He is survived by his sisters, Bonnie Nelson, Connie (John) Sobotta; sons, Michael and Joel; three grandchildren; one great granddaughter. John retired from the US Navy after 20 years of service and also retired from General Motors.
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Janice Ruth Reminga

May 11, 2013

REMINGA – Mrs. Janice Ruth (nee Roskamp) Reminga aged 75 of Wyoming passed away surrounded by her crazy loving family, Saturday May 11, 2013. Mrs. Reminga was preceded in death by her husband, James, sons, James and Robert, and grandsons, William J. Murphy Jr. and Jimmy Avink. Surviving are her children, Jim Reminga, Kim Wolcott, Jim and Sandy Avink, Bill and Lori Murphy, Jeff and...
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Joellyn Mary Philbin

August 5, 1935 - May 4, 2013

PHILBIN, Miss Joellyn Mary Philbin aged 77 of Grand Rapids went to be with the Lord Saturday May 4, 2013. Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 AM Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at The Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 1935 Plymouth Ave. SE, Grand Rapids with Rev. Troy Nevins as Celebrant. A luncheon and graveside services at Woodlawn Cemetery will follow.
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Donald G Stegenga

April 21, 1919 - May 3, 2013

STEGENGA – Mr. Donald G. Stegenga, aged 94 formerly of Wyoming, passed away Friday, May 3, 2013. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Cheryl. Surviving are his wife of 68 years, Marjorie; sons, John L. "Lee" (Vicki Jesus) Stegenga, Robert "Bob" (Renee) Stegenga; grandchildren, Troy (Gina) Stegenga, Jennifer (Jeff) Horon; great grandchildren, Seamus, Rhiannan, Sophie, Elsbeth;...
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Edward Bergsma

September 11, 1931 - May 3, 2013

BERGSMA – Mr. Edward Bergsma, aged 81 of Wyoming, passed away Friday, May 03, 2013. He was preceded in death by his brothers, George, John, Russell, Norman and his sisters, Bertha, Helen, Wilma and Norma. Surviving are his brothers, Robert (Joyce) Bergsma, Oscar (Dorothy) Bergsma, Jr.; sister, Ruth (Ray) Opdendyk; special friend, Lorraine Crago and her family; many nieces and nephews....
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Jack G. Bennett

July 4, 1923 - May 2, 2013

BENNETT – Mr. Jack G. Bennett, aged 89, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2013. He was preceded in death by his son, Gerald T. Bennett; great grandson, Tyler Caleb; and dog, Bear. Surviving are his wife of 37 years, Linda; children, Jackie Stollings, Jim Bennett, Ken (Alice) Bennett, Vicky (Joe) Wathen, Tammy (Jim) Grammatico, Tina (David) Lowe; grandchildren, Missi Stollings, Amy (Don...
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June M. Moore

June 5, 1922 - May 2, 2013

MOORE – Mrs. June M. Moore, aged 90, passed away Thursday, May 2, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifton E. "Gene" Moore; daughters, Sharon Ingersoll and Donna Walma. Surviving are her sons, Ronald E. (Patricia) Moore and Richard L. (Pamela) Moore; son-in-law, Earl Ingersoll; special granddaughters, Robin Burwell, Terri (Roy) White; grandchildren, Dennis (Mary) Buist,...
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Jean Marie "Jo Ann" Haan

October 24, 1929 - April 23, 2013

HAAN – Mrs. Jean Marie "Jo Ann" Haan, aged 83, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013. She was the widow of Clarence "Little Beard" Haan, local racing legend from the 1950s and 1960s. Surviving are her children, Linda (Harley) Morris, Christine "Sue" Pinckney, Terri Carpenter, John (Kim) Haan, Kelli (Joe) Coursey, Darryl (Sherry) Haan; 12 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren. She was also...
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Orpha H. Meyers

May 24, 1920 - April 22, 2013

MEYERS – Orpha Meyers, aged 92 of Grand Rapids, passed away Monday, April 22, 2013. She was preceded in death by her son, Fredrick Meyers; daughter, Orpha Meyers; grandson, Fredrick Averill; brothers, Ted and Tom Cleason. Surviving are her children, Bud Frances, Gail (Jerry) Washburn, Roseline (Francis) Hoag; grandchildren, Jerry Washburn II, Peggy (Jeff) Jacobs, Christine (Ron) VanRooyen...
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Douglas Scott Van Tuinen

February 6, 1952 - April 17, 2013

Mr. Douglas "Scott" Van Tuinen aged 61 passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, Chester; sister, Jeanne Palcowski. Surviving are his mother, Margaret; children, Chester Van Tuinen, Christine (Craig) Keeler, Cheri Van Tuinen, Quentin (Alyssa) Van Tuinen; grandchildren, Kirstin, Kendal, Kaitlyn, Ricky, Marley, Christian and Collin; sisters, Lea Ann Long,...
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Margret Y. Baas

January 4, 1935 - April 14, 2013

BAAS – Mrs. Margret Y. Baas aged 78, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013. She was preceded in death by her son, Steven; and three brothers. Surviving are her husband of 59 years, Jay; daughter, Vicki (Robert) VanderMeer; grandchildren, Stephanie (Joel) Lautenbach, Tricia VanderMeer, Michael VanderMeer; great grandson, Nicholas Olvera; sisters-in-law, Margaret Wood, Joy Siekirk; several...
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Alejandro M. Martinez

September 20, 1971 - April 11, 2013

MARTINEZ – Alejandro M. Martinez aged 41 passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013. Surviving are his wife Rosalba; children, Alejandro, Teresa Emily, Rafael and Rosalba Martinez-Lopez; parents, Alejandro and Teresa; sisters, Altagracia, Anna and Rosie Guridy, Alejandra, Anna and Jasmine Martinez; brothers, Jose and Oscar Martinez; aunt, Maria Louisa Guridy; also surviving are Rosalba's family,...
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Aurelia Bulich

February 4, 1927 - April 10, 2013

BULICH – Mrs. Aurelia Bulich aged 86, born February 4, 1927, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vido. Surviving are her sons, Mike (Linda) Bulich, Dan (Julie) Bulich; grandchildren, Alyssa, Mikayla, Lindsey and Nick; sister, Erna Hantsch; god daughter and niece, Ingred (Allen) LeDuc. Per her request cremation has taken place.
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Joyce M. Jones

November 30, 1927 - April 7, 2013

JONES – Mrs. Joyce M. Jones aged 85 of Wyoming, a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend went to be with her Lord, after battling Alzheimer's for many years on Sunday, April 7, 2013. She was married to the love of her life, Robert W. Jones: they enjoyed and shared sixty-four wonderful years of marriage together. She will be greatly missed by her children: Christine (Richard) Lemke,...
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Henry A Goeman, Jr.

October 15, 1942 - April 7, 2013

GOEMAN – Mr. Henry Goeman, Jr., aged 70, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, mother, stepfather, and infant brother. Surviving are his sister, Betty Fewless; and his nephew, Jim Fewless. Henry was a graduate of Michigan State University and was a fan of MSU sports as well as other college sports. He loved to fly and was an aerospace engineer for...
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Sandra J Vanderveer

September 11, 1947 - April 5, 2013

VANDERVEER – Mrs. Sandra "Sandy" Vanderveer aged 65 passed away Friday April 5, 2013. She was preceded in death by her father, Alex Banas; her father-in-law, Fredric Vanderveer. Surviving are her husband, Ross; sons, John (Mary) Andringa, Ross J. (Olivia Mwakanandi) Vanderveer; grandsons, Sebastian and Alex Andringa; mother, Josephine Banas; sisters, Joanne (John) McGowen, Barb (Dave)...
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Irene Balder

July 23, 1924 - April 3, 2013

BALDER – Mrs. Irene Balder, aged 88, passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, James; and one brother. Surviving are her children, James P. (Cheryl Lynn) Balder, Sharon Kay (Charles) Vokes, Thomas J. (Pauline) Balder; 9 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren. A graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Monday, April 8 at Rosedale Memorial Park, 0-50 Lake...
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Ralph Pierce

June 6, 1938 - April 2, 2013

PIERCE – Mr. Ralph Pierce aged 74 passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria; parents, Oliver Pierce and Elise Holland; sister, Bonnie Goodfellow; brothers, Ed Pierce and Mitchell Holland. Surviving are his sisters, Elsie (Juan) Garcia and Elizabeth (Gabriel) Guerrero; brother, Oliver (Jeanette) Pierce; special niece, Sandra House; very dear friend,...
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Geraldine VanKoevering

October 19, 1936 - April 1, 2013

VAN KOEVERING – Ms. Geraldine VanKoevering aged 76 passed away Monday, April 1, 2013. Surviving are her children, Mark VanKoevering, Christel (Nolan) Moyers, Juanita (Pat) Brown, Kimberly (Chris) Carl; 10 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren and one on the way; step-mother, Velva Austin; sister-in-law, Beth Austin; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother, Donald...
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Maria Del-Carmen Quintero

July 13, 1990 - March 17, 2013

Maria Del-Carmen Quintero, aged 22, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013. She is survived by her parents, Maria and Florentino Lopez; brothers, Macedonio Cantu, Jr., Sergio Quintero, Jr.; sisters, Anna M. Cantu, Elizette Quintero; grandmother, Francisca Escobar; aunts, Mary Jane Garcia (Antino Zamarron), Maribel (Nicholas) Hernandez, Isabell Pranger (Shawn McKie), Pamela (Joe) Garcia; uncles,...
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Paul A Steffens

April 29, 1957 - March 17, 2013

STEFFENS – Mr. Paul A. Steffens aged 55 passed away unexpectedly Sunday, March 17, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, Art and brother, Tom. Surviving are his daughters, Tamara and Nikki Steffens; and their mother, Paul's lifelong friend, Cindy Smith; his mother, Ima Steffens; brothers, Tim (Linda) Steffens, Jeff (Sheryl) Steffens; sister, Karen Hale; several nieces and nephews. ...
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Thomas J. Lafata

December 6, 1969 - March 12, 2013

LAFATA – Mr. Thomas J. Lafata, aged 43, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2013. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Thomas and Sarah Rice, Thomas and Gloria Lafata; birth mother, Judy Rice. Surviving are his wife, Joann; children, Jordan Kolp, Alyssa Lafata, Christopher Lafata; parents, Phillip and Charlotte Lafata; Joann's parents, Joseph and Patricia Kolp. Tom graduated from Godwin...
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Janice Y. Copeland

March 6, 1929 - March 12, 2013

COPELAND – Mrs. Janice (Wood) Copeland, aged 84, went to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, March 12, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard, and son, Scott. Surviving are her sisters, Nancy Brown, Kay Wood; brother, Ron Wood; niece, Barb (John) Port; nephew, David (Becky) Brown; great nieces and nephews and their children, Amanda (Aaron) Muir (Makayla, Alexis, Kendal),...
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Christopher Clayton Clifton

April 23, 1970 - March 11, 2013

CLIFTON – Christopher Clayton Carter Clifton, aged 42, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Carter and Patricia Carter. Surviving are his wife, Susan; brothers, Mitchell Carter, William Carter, Edward Manning, Joseph David (Stacey) Carter, Nathan Carter; sisters, Shannon (William) Miller, Devonna (Ron) McQueen, Robin Carter, Marcia Murphy,...
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Richard A. Parente

May 14, 1932 - March 5, 2013

PARENTE – Mr. Richard A. Parente, aged 80, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wives, Marlene and Dorothy Ann; brothers, Vince, Bob and Jim; son-in-law, Dave Dreyer; grandchildren, Matthew Nipke and Sara Dreyer. Surviving are his children, Dorothy (Steve) Lemmon, Martha Nipke, Beth (John) Boon, Richard (Stacey) Parente, Sue (Dale) Scrivener, John (Carrie)...
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Donna Dawn Ford-Smith

February 26, 1934 - March 5, 2013

FORD-SMITH – Mrs. Donna D. Ford-Smith aged 79 passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2013. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Cordell H. Ford; second husband, Elwin Smith; daughter-in-law, Colleen Ford; brother, Donald Kenyon; mother and step father, Margaret and Forest Kenyon. Surviving are her children, Gerald Ford, Margaret (Randal) Nichols, Charles (Donna) Ford; grandchildren,...
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Nancy Helene Hentschel

November 27, 1957 - March 3, 2013

HENTSCHEL – Mrs. Nancy Hentschel aged 56 died March 3, 2013. She is survived by her husband, Steve; daughter, Stephanie (Joe) Fuentes; son, Spike (Deb); her mother, Daisy (John) Keilman; her father, Maynard (Matilda) DeGarmo; grandchildren, Anthony and Booklynn; and many brothers, sisters, relatives and friends. A celebration of life party will be held by the family at a later date.
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Adrienne Karen Powers

February 19, 1942 - March 3, 2013

POWERS – Mrs. Adrienne K. Powers, aged 71, passed away Sunday, March 3, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Virginia Fifelski. Surviving are her husband of 43 years, Mel; brother, Frank (Gale) Fifelski; brothers and sisters-in-law, Tom Powers, John (Sathan) Powers, Gerald Powers, Delores Reynolds, Loretta Powers; several nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian...
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Darrell Bruce Larsen

January 3, 1936 - March 2, 2013

LARSEN – Mr. Darrell B. Larsen, aged 77, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2013. He was preceded in death by his sister, Yvonne Alder; brothers, James and Michael Larsen. Surviving are his wife of 51 years, Patricia; son, Michael (Nancy) Mann; grandchildren, Sandra Mann and Gregory Mann; great grandchildren, CJ, Phillip, Amber, Claudia; brothers, Richard Larsen, Kendall "Terry" Larsen, David...
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Mary Ann Pirozzo

March 27, 1926 - February 27, 2013

PIROZZO (Pellerito) – Mrs. Mary Ann Pirozzo, aged 86, went to be with her Lord, Wednesday, February 27, 2013. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, "Sam" Salvatore Pirozzo. Surviving are her children, JoAnn (CJ) Torrence; Lawrence (Maureen) Pirozzo; Claire (Brian) Gage; Peter (Kathy) Pirozzo; Salvatore (Brenda) Pirozzo, Jr.; Betty (Keith) Bird; and Annette (Ken) Telesko. ...
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Dorothy E. Ballard

March 25, 1929 - February 26, 2013

BALLARD – Mrs. Dorothy E. Ballard, aged 83, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, James; parents, Roy and Rose Chivis; brothers, Albert, Fred, Robert, Ruben, John and Dave Chivis; sister, Tiajuana (nee Chivis) Schoonmaker. She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. A celebration of her life...
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Joseph R. "Joe" Brennan

December 21, 1923 - February 26, 2013

BRENNAN – Longtime Kentwood resident Joseph R. "Joe" Brennan passed into transition on February 26, 2013. He was 89. Joe was born in Salida, Colorado, on December 21, 1923, to Joseph H. and Fay Brennan. He married Patricia J. Doherty of Petoskey, Michigan, on October 6, 1945. Joe was a veteran of the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II. He flew 50 missions as a flight engineer on B-17...
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John Michael Donaldson

May 1, 1961 - February 25, 2013

DONALDSON – Mr. John M. Donaldson, aged 53 of Grand Rapids, passed away Monday, February 25, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, Gordon. Surviving are his wife, Charlene "Nina"; children, David D. Donaldson, John G. Donaldson, Joe (Jamie) Dickson, Tomi Dickson, Rebecca (Andy) VanLear, Chad (Melissa) Dickson; grandchildren, Chad Jr., Chase, Cameron, Davonne, Shakira, Ashley, Roberto,...
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Catherine D. Swain

March 28, 1919 - February 24, 2013

SWAIN – Mrs. Catherine D. Swain, aged 93, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Swain; grandson, Thomas VanGessel; 4 brothers; and 5 sisters. Surviving are her children, Patricia Dietz, Sally (Tom) VanGessel, Darlene (Daniel K. Sr.) Gerke, Kenneth D. (Kathy) Swain, Catherine Ann (Michael) Beemblossom; 12 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren...
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James W. Taylor

June 9, 1951 - February 23, 2013

James Walter Taylor, age 61 of Wyoming, died peacefully with family at his side on February 23, 2013. He was born June 9, 1951 in Detroit, MI, the son of the late James and Anne (Holden) Taylor. He worked for the local telephone company most of his life, and formerly worked at the Van Andel Public Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan. James married Linda Sanders (Francen), his best friend and the...
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Carol Zuidema

February 9, 1936 - February 21, 2013

ZUIDEMA – Mrs. Carol Zuidema, aged 77, passed away Thursday, February 21, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Gertrude VanderKlay; daughter, Rhonda VanderKlay. Surviving are her husband, John Zuidema; children, Carla (Ernie) McCallum, Vieanna Matice, Robin Smith, Rory (Diane) VanKampen; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; brothers, Alvin (Thelma) VanderKlay,...
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Patsy Little

March 24, 1948 - February 19, 2013

Mrs. Patsy L. Little, aged 64, passed away peacefully Tuesday, February 19, 2013 surrounded by her family. Left to cherish her memory are her beloved and loving husband of 43 years, Morris; precious daughter, Patricia Little; her grand dog, Abbi who she adored; loving father-in-law and mother-in-law, Allen and Mabel Little; sister-in-law, Mary (Dick) Putney; brother, Berney Bartlett Jr.; many...
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Hazel E. Waldron

February 26, 1924 - February 14, 2013

WALDRON – Mrs. Hazel E. Waldron, aged 88, went to be with her Lord Thursday, February 14, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Waldron, Sr.; granddaughter, Tammy Lenard; brother, Vernon Taylor. Surviving are her children, Georgeann (Arnold) Decker, Gerry (Jack) Longstreet, Sandra (Ron) Anderson, George Waldron, Jr.; grandchildren, Rob (Cathy) Longstreet, Chad Decker,...
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Willis L. Sokolowski, Sr.

June 8, 1941 - February 11, 2013

Mr. Willis L. Sokolowski, Sr., aged 71, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013. He was preceded in death by his mother, Florence Johnson Sokolowski; brother, Jim Sokolowski; sister, Mary Helen Powell; daughter, Wendy Scarberry; son, Willis Sokolowski, Jr.; daughter, Sophia Sokolowski. Surviving are his wife, Marcia Jo Sokolowski; son, Kazimier John Sokolowski; grandchildren, Shane & Shaun...
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