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 
Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Arrangement Room

Arrangement Room

Provides a comfortable atmosphere where families gather to plan services for either themselves or a loved one.
Arrangement Room

Arrangement Room

Provides a comfortable atmosphere where families gather to plan services for either themselves or a loved one.
Arrangement Room

Arrangement Room

Provides a comfortable atmosphere where families gather to plan services for either themselves or a loved one.
Community Room

Community Room

This room is available for luncheons & refreshments following visitations.
East Room

East Room

Our spacious East Room serves primarily as a large visitation area, as well as a chapel for services.
Chapel / North & South Visitation Rooms

Chapel / North & South Visitation Rooms

The chapel, with seating for approximately 200 guests, can also be divided into visitation rooms.

 

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Service Information

Bette (Ortiz) Cortez 
Visitation: Friday, May 15, from 11 am - 1 pm at Stroo Funeral Home 
Service: Private

Cemetery:  Kent Memorial Gardens
Memorials:Holland Baptist Church for the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Guaymas, Mexico Fund, 906 E 24th St, Holland, MI 49423 

 

Belia "Bette" Cortez (Ortiz), aged 92, of Holland, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, May 9, 2020. Her husband, Rev. John Cortez, Sr., preceded her in death. She will be lovingly remembered by her children, John (Deborah) Cortez Jr., Debra Cortez, Belinda (the late Rick) Stuckwisch; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; brothers, Leonardo Ortiz Jr., Elias Ortiz; brothers-in-law, Ralph Cervantes, Refugio (Terry) Ortiz; sisters-in-law, Maria (the late Michael) LaDow, Refugia Vega; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 15, from 11 am - 1 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, and will be followed by a private family service with Ralph Cervantes and John R. Cortez officiating. There will be a public memorial after the restrictions are lifted. Interment will be in Kent Memorial Gardens. Contributions in memory of Bette, may be made to Holland Baptist Church for the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Guaymas, Mexico Fund. 

 

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

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# Marilyn Butler 2020-05-13 20:15
Dear John & Deb and the rest of Bette's family. Please know that Rollin and I are praying for you guys. We love you very much, and desire that God gives you peace and comfort at such a hard time as this is.

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