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

 

Thackerrichard 233

Service Information

Richard J. Thacker 
Visitation:  Friday, October 12, 2018 from 12 - 1 pm at Stroo Funeral Home followed by the service
Service: 1 pm Friday, October 12 at Stroo Funeral Home

Cemetery:  Alaska in Caledonia, MI
Memorials: American Cancer Society, 129 Jefferson Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 https://www.cancer.org/

On Saturday, October 6, 2018, Richard J. Thacker, age 80, of Caledonia, formerly of Chicago, was called to his heavenly home. Richard served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a member of Mensa for over 40 years and retired from Bosch where he was manager of Human Resources. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 27 years, Donna; his daughter, Theresa (Jack) Walczak; and many nieces and nephews. The family will greet visitors on Friday, October 12 from 12 - 1 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, where the funeral service will begin at 1 pm, Fr. Loc Trinh officiating. Interment will be in Alaska Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society
                                     Stroo Funeral Home, Inc.
                                       1095 68th Street SE
                                     Grand Rapids, MI 49508

Comments  

# Janice L. Haws 2018-10-14 04:59
Donna, Terry (Jack) and Dicks many nieces and
nephews, so sorry for your loss. Dick was a cousin of my husbands, Daniel L. Haws. I heard many good stories of the Thacker and Haws cousins. Dick always had a smile and will be missed by many. Our sincere condolences to the family.
Janice and sons Michael (Lori) and Mark Haws

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