Stroo Funeral Home, Inc. 
1095 68th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Phone:  (616) 455-9280 
Fax: (616) 455-2035
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Michael A. Vos - Owner / Manager
 
 Robert K. Stroo - Owner / President 

 

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Service Information

Willis "Bill" Kooiker
Visitation:  Friday from 5 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home and on Saturday from 10 - 11 am prior to the service at Brookside CRC 
Service: 11 am Saturday, December 23 at Brookside CRC, 3600 Kalamazoo Ave. SE

Cemetery:  Ft. Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, MI
Memorials: Spectrum Health Hospice

 

Willis "Bill" Kooiker, aged 89, of Caledonia, went to be with his Lord on Sunday, December 17, 2017. Bill retired from Pine Rest after 42 years of service. He served in the U.S. Army from 1951 until 1953. His brothers, Herman and Jacob; and brothers-in-law, Harvard Rozeboom, Don DeBoer, Lawrence Lundberg, preceded him in death. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 62 years, Beverly; four daughters, Carol (Jim) Cook, Lynn Kooiker, Deborah (Kim) Smith, Lisa Wentworth; grandchildren, Andrea McFarland, Derek VandenBroek, Nissa Smith, Alexis (Adam) Dunigan, Lesley (Kim) Girao, Travis Sutter, Garrett Smith, Theodor Smith, Jennifer (Josh) Kok, Sarah (Jake) Reeder, David (Tricia Brown) Wentworth; 16 great grandchildren; sisters, Clara Rozeboom, Cynthia Lundberg, Louisa DeBoer; brother, John (Sherry) Kooiker; sister-in-law, Gert Kooiker; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am Saturday, December 23, at Brookside Christian Reformed Church, 3600 Kalamazoo Ave., SE; with Rev. Paul DeVries officiating. Interment in Fort Custer National Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Willis may be made to Spectrum Health Hospice. The family will greet visitors on Friday from 5 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home and on Saturday from 10 - 11 am at the church.
                          STROO FUNERAL HOME
                           1095 68th Street, SE
                         Grand Rapids, MI 49508
                      www.stroofuneralhome.com

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# Deborah Smith 2017-12-19 16:55
Dearest Dad, I know you are in heaven and I am sure to see you again. Blessed Assurance. You have left a
Wonderful legacy. My prayer is that we all will be reunited to walk on streets of gold with you! Your ears must be burning with all the kind words that family and friends have expressed about how kind you were to everyone you met. May we all learn from you that a kind word to someone can mean so much. You will
continue to be a blessing to all who knew you.

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