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

Eugene "Gene" Heffner 

Service:   No public service

Cemetery:  Kent Memorial Gardens
Memorials: Union Ave. Community of Christ Church, 2140 Union Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507 or Faith Hospice, 2100 Raybrook Ave. SE, Suite 300, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

 Eugene "Gene" Heffner, age 77, of Grand Rapids, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, June 7, 2020. Gene graduated from Caledonia High School and served in the U.S. Army Reserves. He worked for Duthler, Tony Betten, and Fox Ford for over 40 years as a sales manager and attended Union Avenue Community of Christ Church for close to 60 years. He was best known for his sense of humor, a generous heart, and was well loved by his family and friends whom he cherished. A loving husband, father, and grandfather, he will be deeply missed by his wife of 56 years, Nancy; children, Cheryl Johnson, Deborah (Ross) Lucchesi, Suzanne (Mike) Gemen; grandchildren; Brittany (Colin) Pennington, Kendyl Lucchesi, Veronica Johnson, Alex Johnson, Josh Luccchesi, Landon Gemmen, Summer Gemmen; great grandchildren, Daphne, Calvin, Annie, Mason; sisters-in-law, Marcia Heffner, Sharon (Gene) Mitchell, Karen (Butch) Randall; many nieces and nephews.  His brother, Richard, and sister-in-law, Janice Crozier, preceded him in death. In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place and the family is not planning any public service. Interment will be in Kent Memorial Gardens. Contributions in memory of Gene may be made to Union Ave. Community of Christ Church or Faith Hospice.  

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

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