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

Theodore "Teddie" Curtis 
Visitation: Sunday from 3 - 7 pm at Stroo Funeral Home
Service: 10:10 am Monday, January 7, at Alger Park CRC, 2655 Eastern Ave. SE

Cemetery:  Mount Ever-Rest
Memorials: Hope Lodge, 132 W. 32nd St, New York, NY 10001, or City Grace Church, 44 E. 2nd St. New York, NY 10003; or a charity of your choice.

 

Theodore Howard "Teddie" Curtis, age 62, of Caledonia, was called home on Thursday, January 3, 2019. Teddie retired from Koenes Body Shop. He was an avid outdoorsman, a wonderful storyteller, and a great cook and host. He will be most remembered for his passion for taking care of those around him and his legendary pig roasts. He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Curtis; and father-in-law, Bob Jekel. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 32 years, Patricia; daughter, Jasmine (Ben) Babcock; granddaughters, Emma, Madeline, and one on the way; his mother, Phyllis G. Curtis; sisters and brother, Jan M. Curtis (Jim Ketcham), James D. (Susan) Curtis, Emily A. Curtis; mother-in-law, Kay Jekel; sisters-in law, Sue (Randy) Kreuzer, Deb Meindertsma; many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles; brothers from other mothers, Woody, Buzzie, Big Money, Deputy Don; and his dog, Buck. The family would like to thank Drs. Ford, Aaberg, Fredrickson, Carvajal, Sobolevsky, Chen, his guardian angels in Michigan and New York for their wonderful care of Teddie. The family will greet visitors on Sunday from 3 - 7 pm at Stroo Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held 10:10 am on Monday, January 7, at Alger Park Christian Reformed Church, 2655 Eastern Ave. SE, with Rev. Ecko DeVries and Rev. Sam Gutierrez officiating. Interment will be in Mount Ever-Rest. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hope Lodge, 132 W. 32nd St, New York, NY 10001, or City Grace Church, 44 E. 2nd St. New York, NY 10003; or a charity of your choice. 

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

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# Marcia Cudney 2019-01-04 19:08
Ted was such a wonderful human being whose love for life and gregarious laugh, made each of us feel safe and loved. Love & prayers for Pat, Phyllis, Jasmine and the rest of the clan. Godspeed.

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