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 

Monuments & Markers

We are representatives for Black Monument Company.  Our staff can assist you with an appropriate memorial for your loved one, or you can go directly to:

Black Monument Company
2223 Kalamazoo Ave. SE; Grand Rapids, MI 49507
(616) 452-7802
www.blackmonument.com

Florists

Eastern Floral & Gift
(616) 949-2200 or toll-free (800) 494-2202
www.easternfloral.com

Ludema’s Floral
(616) 452-2961
www.ludemas.com

Sunnyslope Floral
(616) 457-5531 or toll-free (800) 765-9229
www.sunnyslopefloral.com

Holwerda Floral and Gifts
(616) 878-9696
www.holwerdaflorist.com

Wyoming Stuyvesant Floral
(616) 532-2315
www.wyomingfloral.com

Hotels

Holiday Inn Express Suites South
6569 Clay Ave. SW; Grand Rapids, MI 49548
(800) 875-6000
www.hiegr.com

Comfort Suites South
7644 Caterpillar Ct. SW; Grand Rapids, MI 49548
(616) 301-2255
www.comfortsuites.com
 

Hampton Inn Grand Rapids South
755 54th St. SW; Grand Rapids, MI 49509
(616) 261-5500
www.hamptoninn.com
  

Hyatt Place Grand Rapids Wyoming
2150 Metro Lane SW; Wyoming, MI 49519
(616) 724-1234
www.hyattplacegrandrapidswyoming.com
 

Baymont Inn and Suites / Byron Center
8282 Pfeiffer Farms Dr. SW; Byron Center, MI 49315 
(616) 583-9535
www.baymontinns.com/hotel/17830

 

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Service Information

Laura May (Smith) Laker 

Visitation: All at Woodward Baptist Church Thursday, September 27 from 6 - 8 pm and Friday from 10 - 11 am followed by the service 

Service: 11 am Friday, September 28 at Woodward Baptist Church, 2160 76th St. SW Byron Center, MI 49315

Cemetery: Elmwood Cemetery, Wayland 
Memorials: Spectrum Hospice, 25 Michigan St. Suite 4100 Grand Rapids, MI 49503 https://www.spectrumhealth.org/foundation

or Allegan Meals on Wheels, 2900 Wilson Ave. SW, Grandville, MI 49418 http://mealsonwheelswesternmichigan.org/donate/


 

Laura May Laker, age 91, of Grandville, daughter of Claude and Geta Smith of Wayland, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, September 17, 2018. Laura was preceded in death by her husband, Myron J. (Pete) Laker; sister, Frieda Cook; brothers, Bob, Guy, and Jay Smith; and daughter-in-law, Kathy Laker. Laura is survived by her five children, George (Edna) Laker, Geta (Tim) Brockway, Mitch Laker, Kelly (Joyce) Laker, Scott (Coleen) Laker; 16 grandchildren; 38 great grandchildren; and four great great grandchildren. Visitation with family will be from 6 - 8 PM Thursday, September 27 at the church. The memorial service will be held on Friday September 28 at 11 AM with visitation starting at 10 AM. Both will be held at Woodward Baptist Church, 2160 76th St. Byron Center, Mi, with Pastor Lance Laker officiating. Donations can be made to Spectrum Hospice or Allegan Meals on Wheels.

 

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

 

Comments  

# John Cook 2018-10-08 19:27
Geta and siblings,

I'm sure that in her 91 years, your mother gave you plenty of memories to recall that will help to ease the loss of her here on Earth. May those memories be a comfort to you.
# Bob & Ellen Krup 2018-09-23 21:14
Our sympathy to our schoolmate Geta and her family.
May the Lord grant you peace in this difficult time.

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