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

 

Upper Phyllis515

Service Information

Phyllis Genevieve (Minich) Upper 
Visitation:  None
Service: 11 am Saturday, February 15 at Byron Center Bible Church, 8855 Byron Center Ave. SW

Cemetery:  Winegar 
Memorials: Gideons International Bibles, P.O. Box 8252, Kentwood, MI 49518-8252 https://www.gideons.org/ or Trans World Radio, 300 Gregson Dr. Cary, NC 27511

 Phyllis Genevieve (Minich) Upper, age 90, of Byron Center, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, February 2, 2020. Phyllis taught elementary grades in Christian Schools in Massachusetts and Michigan. She served in Swaziland (Eswatini) for Trans World Radio for over 10 years from 1984 - 1995. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Robert; siblings, Ruth Murfin, David Minich, and Beverly Minich. Phyllis will be lovingly remembered by her daughter, Sara (John) Cushman; grandchildren, Hannah, Deborah, Benjamin, and Daniel Cushman; brother, Reid Minich; and four nephews. A committal service was held in Winegar Cemetery. A celebration of life memorial service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, February 15, at Byron Center Bible Church, 8855 Byron Center Ave SW, with Rev. Ron Tuinstra officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Gideons International Bibles or Trans World Radio, 300 Gregson Dr., Cary, NC 27511.

 

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

Comments  

# Rebecca Hough 2020-02-05 14:21
I will always love Aunt Phyllis. I’ve told my girls about her so many times. She is missed, but I can’t wait to meet her again in heaven

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