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 



Service Information

Ruth Nelva (Bredeweg) Kaechele
Visitation: Sunday, January 21, from 3 to 6 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, and Monday, January 22, from 10 to 11 am at the church
Service: 11 am Monday, January 22, at Leighton United Methodist Church
Cemetery: Lakeside, Caledonia
Memorials: Leighton United Methodist Church, 4180 - 2nd Street, Caledonia, MI 49316 -OR- Faith Hospice, 2100 Raybrook SE, Suite 300, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Ruth Nelva (Bredeweg) Kaechele, age 93, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, January 20, 2018.  She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Joann Bredeweg; husband, Charles (Bud) Kaechele; her son, Carl; brothers, Richard and Clarence; and sister, Dorothy. She will be deeply missed by her children, Chuck (Donna) Kaechele, Nancy (Loren) Slager, Thomas (Judy) Kaechele; her sister, Margaret DeVrou. She is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nephews, and nieces. Ruth was a faithful servant of the Lord. She was a member of Leighton United Methodist Church for nearly 74 years and was a devoted prayer warrior for her family, friends, and many others. Ruth’s family is very thankful for the wonderful care by Julee Sabin and Faith Hospice. Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 21, from 3 to 6 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, and at the church one hour prior to the service. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, January 22, at Leighton United Methodist Church, 4180 - 2nd Street, with Rev. David McBride officiating. Interment in Lakeside Cemetery, Caledonia. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Leighton United Methodist Church or Faith Hospice.

                                            STROO FUNERAL HOME

                           1095 68TH ST. SE, GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508


# Roetman Family 2018-01-21 18:00
sorry for your loss

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