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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Fred VandenBoogert
Visitation: Wednesday, August 1, from 1 -2 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, followed by the memorial service at 2 pm
Service: 2 pm on Wednesday, August 1, at Stroo Funeral Home 

Cemetery: Greenwood Cemetery, Leonard St. NW
Memorials: Grand Rapids Home for Veterans, 3000 Monroe NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505

 

Fred VandenBoogert, age 98, of Grand Rapids, passed away on Thursday, July 26, 2018. Fred proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He worked as a consultant and construction manager for his entire working life. After retiring, he enjoyed traveling, growing flowers, and watching baseball. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Evelyn; two daughters, Janice Gates and Carol Winkle; and daughter-in-law, Jo VandenBoogert. Fred will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Hattie "Tootie"; son, Fred VandenBoogert; grandchildren, Amy VandenBoogert, Matthew Gates, Chris Gates; three step-children and their families. In keeping with Fred's wishes, cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 1, from 1 - 2 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, where the memorial service will be held at 2 pm.  Military honors by the Kent County Veterans Honor Guard. Interment in Greenwood Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans. 
 

                                                Stroo Funeral Home, Inc.
                                                   1095 68th Street SE
                                                 Grand Rapids, MI 49508
 

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