|Visitation: Monday, May 8, from 5 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, and Tuesday, May 9, from 10 - 10:45 am at Covenant CRC
Service: 11 am Tuesday, May 9, at Covenant Christian Reformed Church, 7171 Willard Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49548
Memorials: Holland Home, 1450 E. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Irene Atsma, age 88, of Grand Rapids, went to be with her Lord onSaturday, May 6, 2017. Irene was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother who demonstrated her Christian faith by sharing her gifts of compassion and encouragement with those around her. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Howard. She will be lovingly remembered by her children and grandchildren, John and June Atsma (J. Ryan and Naomi Atsma, Megan and Jordan Canan), Thomas and Pamela Atsma (Shann and Michael Kramer, Thomas and Katelyn Atsma, Matthew and Karri Atsma), Henry and Cathy Atsma (Eric Atsma, Emily and Mitchell Nol), Howard and Silvia Atsma (Samuel Atsma, Hannah Atsma), Daniel and Cathy Atsma (Rachel and Chadwick Jurgens , Cassidy and Nathan Bordewyk, Savannah and Michael Kamps, Corissa and Jordan Veurink, Cambrie Atsma, Sage Atsma); ten great grandsons with another great grandson expected in June; a sister-in-law, Doutzen Kooistra; many loved nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, at Covenant Christian Reformed Church, 7171 Willard Ave. SE, with Rev. Calvin VanderMeyden officiating. Interment in Blain Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Holland Home. The family will greet relatives and friends on Monday from 5 - 8 p.m. at Stroo Funeral Home, and on Tuesday from 10 - 10:45 a.m. at the church.
STROO FUNERAL HOME
1095 68TH ST. SE
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508