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

Charlotte A. Terpsma 

Service: 1 pm Saturday, September 19, at Rosedale Memorial Park, 50 Lake Michigan Drive, Grand Rapids

Cemetery:  Rosedale Memorial Park
Memorials: Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 7128 Fulton St. SE, PO Box 998, Ada, MI 49301 https://www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/ways-to-give/donate-now 

Charlotte A. Terpsma (Oppenhuizen), age 67, of Kentwood, went home to be with her Lord on her birthday, Saturday, March 21, 2020. Born in Grand Rapids in 1953, Char attended Grand Rapids Central Christian High School. She enjoyed singing, gardening, and bicycling-holding a record (1990) for the 24-hour challenge. She really loved spending time with her family and had a special place in her heart for her grandchildren. Char worked as a Credit Administrator at Pleune Service Company where she was employed for the past 15 years. She was the president of the National Association of Women in Construction from 2012-2014. Char will be lovingly remembered by her children, Michelle Wright, Rachel and Tony Thampan, Jeremy and Melissa Terpsma, and Elizabeth and Ted Mosies; her five grandchildren, Gabriela, Caleb, and Anna Thampan, Jeremy Terpsma Jr., and Samantha Mosies. She will be greatly missed by her former husband, David Terpsma; her brothers, Don and Shirley Oppenhuizen, Roger and Lois Oppenhuizen; her sisters, Marie and Tom Rogers, Karen and Sonny Garber; former sister-in-law, Sally Terpsma; former brother-in-law, Dan Terpsma, former mother-in-law, Mary Terpsma, along with many cousins, nieces and nephews. Char was predeceased by her parents, Engelus (Oppie) and Gladys Oppenhuizen, former father-in-law, Peter Terpsma, and former brother-in-law, Peter Terpsma. A Celebration of Char’s life will be held 1 pm on Saturday, September 19, at Rosedale Memorial Park (50 Lake Michigan Drive, Grand Rapids) with Rev. Calvin VanderMeyden officiating.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation.    

 

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

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