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

Jed Thomas Gerken 
Visitation: The family will greet visitors after the service at the church on Thursday 
Service: 11:00 am Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Zion Reformed Church 4457 36th Street, SE, Grandville, MI 49418

Memorials: Zion Reformed Church

GERKEN - Jed Thomas Gerken, aged 60, of Kentwood, entered into the arms of Jesus on Friday, March 8, 2019. Jed worked for NTB Trucking for 17 years. His joys were spending time with his family, playing golf, watching baseball, playing guitar and making music with his family. He was preceded in death by his parents, Darrell and Patricia Gerken; grandparents, Robert and Minnie Roley, and Lou Schott. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 41 years, Lu Ann; children, Melissa (James) Standley, Grady (Keri) Gerken, Gary (Jessica) Gerken; grandchildren, Evan Standley, Aubrey Standley, Ayla Gerken, Addisyn Gerken, Lillian Gerken, Riley Gerken; sister, Tobi (Gaspare) Martino; uncles, Mike (Sharon) Schott, Walt (Nancy) Gerken, Charlie (Patricia) Gerken, Larry (Barb) Gerken; aunt, Jean (Earl) Wolfinger; many sister-in-laws, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends; and his beloved cat, Savvy. A memorial celebration for Jed will be held 11:00 am Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Zion Reformed Church, 4457 36th Street, SW, Grandville, MI 49418; with Rev. Greg Brower officiating. The family will also greet visitors after the service on Thursday at the church. Contributions in memory of Jed may be made to Zion Reformed Church. 

STROO FUNERAL HOME

1095 68th Street, SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49508

 

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