Stroo Funeral Home, Inc. 
1095 68th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Phone:  (616) 455-9280 
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Michael A. Vos - Owner / Manager
 
 Robert K. Stroo - Owner / President 

 

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Lily Smit 
Celebration of life service will be held at a later date: 
Service: Private family committal services will be held at Blain Cemetery

Cemetery: Blain Cemetery
Memorials: South Christian High School, 7979 Kalamazoo Ave., SE, Byron Center, Mi 49315 or the Pregnancy Resource Center, 415 Cherry St., SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

By the grace of God, Lily Smit (Ebbers), aged 92, moved to her eternal home to spend eternity with her precious Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, May 15, 2020. Her dear husband of 58 years, Sidney Smit is in his eternal home since November 10, 2010, experiencing perfect fellowship with the host of believers praising our Savior Jesus Christ. Their children, Steve (Lori) Smit, Bob (Dawn) Smit, Sheryll (Orval) Russell, Ken (JoAnn) Smit, Barb (Fred) Rogalske; precious 18 grandchildren; 41 great grandchildren with one on the way; have great comfort in knowing there is life after death through faith in Jesus. She is also survived by her sister, Kathleen (Philip) Hesselink; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Julia Ebbers, Erma (Don) Yonkers, Joan (Bill) Pettinga, Marcia (Roger) Dekker, Jay (Barbara) Smit, Sharon Staal, Dick (Sharon) Smit; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Lily Ebbers; brothers, Albert (Yni), Jack, George, John (Jan), baby John R.; sisters, Anne (George) Visser, Jean (Joe) Berger; her father and mother-in-law, Harm and Sady Smit; brothers-in-law, Dave Staal, Arthur Start, and William Dykstra. A celebration of life services will be held at a later date. Private family committal services will be held at Blain Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Lily may be made to South Christian High School or the Pregnancy Resource Center.

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

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