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 



Service Information

Betty Jeanne (Knop) Winkle 
Visitation:  Wednesday from 5 - 7 pm at Stroo Funeral Home and Thursday, January 30 from 12 noon - 1 pm at First Cutlerville CRC followed by the service at 1 pm
Service: 1 pm Thursday, January 30 at First Cutlerville CRC, 1425 68th St. SW

Cemetery: Rest Lawn Memorial Park
Memorials:  Northern Michigan Christian School, 128 Martin St, McBain, MI 49657 or Spectrum Health Hospice, 750 Fuller Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503


Betty Jeanne (Knop) Winkle, age 92, of Grand Rapids, passed victoriously from her earthly life into heavenly glory on Sunday, January 26, 2020 with her loving husband, Emo, at her side. Betty was born to Adrian and Agnes Knop on March 15, 1927. Betty leaves her husband of 71 years, Emo Winkle, with a heavy heart, and three children, Lavonne (Ken) Spoelma, Judith (Gary) Salo and Richard (Paula) Winkle. She will be missed by eight grandchildren, Jeff Spoelma, Kevin Spoelma, Laura (Dave) Koster, Jennifer (Jeremy) Eads, Jessica (Steve) Anderson, Michael (Dawn) Winkle, Leah (Ryan) Courter, Leslie (Leland) Gossett; 13 great grandchildren; sisters and brothers, Joyce Aardema, Carroll (Linda) Aardema, Lois VanHouten, and Marv Westmaas. She was preceded in death by her father, Adrian Knop, her mother and step-father, Agnes and Peter Aardema; and sister, Edna Koetje. The family will greet visitors on Wednesday from 5 - 7 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, and Thursday, January 30, prior to the funeral from 12 noon to 1 pm at First Cutlerville Christian Reformed Church, 1425 68th St. SW, where the funeral service will begin at 1 pm. Rev. Ken VanWyk will officiate. Interment will be in Rest Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Northern Michigan Christian School or Spectrum Health Hospice. 

1095 68TH ST SE

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