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

Johnnie Hemphill
Visitation: None
Service: Private family services will be held



Johnnie Hemphill, age 89, passed away peacefully on the morning of July 4, 2018.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Hemphill and his youngest son, Phillip Hemphill.

John spent most of his life teaching.  He taught science for many years in the Kentwood Public Schools and as a retired teacher he transcribed books into Braille for visually impaired students all over the world.   He was embraced by the many people that loved him and will be greatly missed.

His is survived by his sons, Daniel (Patricia) Hemphill, Timothy (Kimberly) Hemphill, Jonathan Hemphill, Benjamin (Heather) Hemphill and his daughters, Rebekah Buyze-Hemphill (Gary) and Deborah Hemphill.

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# Lisa Martin 2018-07-08 14:18
Pop you will be missed very much. But now you are in heaven and forever in our hearts.

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