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

Doris M. (Esakson) Eggerding 
Visitation: Sunday, Nov. 17 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home  
Service: 11 AM Monday, Nov. 18 at Stroo Funeral Home, 1095 68th St. SE 

Memorials: Emmanuel Hospice, 401 Hall St. SW Suite 263, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 


 Doris M. (Esakson) Eggerding, age 80, of Dutton, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday, November 14, 2019. Doris was born September 21, 1939, to Nels and Marie (Peterson) Esakson in Wyoming, MI. She was a graduate of Godwin Heights High School class of 1957. She loved being part of the band and later on worked for Barclay Ayers and Bertch as a secretary. She married the love of her life, Lee Allen Eggerding, on September 21, 1963 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church of Grand Rapids. Lee and Doris loved to travel and enjoyed playing cards. Doris was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, She enjoyed life and loved being with her family. We will miss her laughter and her hugs. She was always the picture taker of the family and the life of the party. She touched the lives of everyone who knew her and will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 56 years, Lee; daughters, Kristin (Mike) Penninga, Sara Dykgraaf; six grandchildren whom she loved being around and they all loved her very much, Amanda (Cameron) Bekkering, Meghan Penninga, Justin, Brandon and Collin Dykgraaf; brothers and sister, Carl (Ruth) Esakson, Larry (Jerri) Esakson, Ed (Bev) Esakson, Deloris (Cal) DeGroot; sisters-in-law, JoAnn Esakson, Sharon (Roger) Perkins; brothers-in-law, Paul (Dawn) Eggerding, Larry (Judy) Eggerding; and many cousins, nieces and nephews who will all miss her dearly. She was a favorite to all. She was preceded in death by her parents, Nels and Marie Esakson, and brothers, Len, and John (Mariane) Esakson. The family will greet visitors on Sunday, November 17 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, where the funeral service will be held on Monday, November 18 at 11 AM. Rev. David Veldt will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to Emmanuel Hospice. 

 

STROO FUNERAL HOME
1095 68TH ST SE
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508 

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# Dennis and Ing-Marie 2019-11-20 15:22
Dear family Eggerding.
We participate in your grief and miss our cousin Doris. She was a wonderful person.
Love from cousin Dennis and family in Sweden.

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