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 



Service Information

Donald Leroy Estell
Visitation: Wednesday, March 31 from 6-8PM and Thursday, April 1 from 10-11AM at Cutlerville East Christian Reformed Church, 501 - 68th St SE, followed by the service at 11am
Service: Thursday, April 1, 11am at Cutlerville East Christian Reformed Church, 501 - 68th St SE

Cemetery: Kent Memorial Gardens
Memorials: The Esther School (in Zambia, Africa), 1333 Alger St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507 or Feeding America West Michigan, 864 W River Center Dr NE, Comstock Park, MI 49321

Donald Leroy Estell, age 86, of Byron Center, went to be with his Lord and Savior, on Monday, March 15, 2021.  Donald proudly served in the U.S. Army.  He loved spending time with his family, flying remote controlled airplanes and riding his TerraTrike bike.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Laurin and Connie Estelle; brother, Ken Estelle; sister, Joan Dykstra; brother-in-law, Wayne De Haan.  Donald is survived by his wife, of 65 years, Ardis Estell; children, Cheryl (Randy) VanDyken, Cindy (Steve) Katerberg, Susan (Kurt) Wassink; grandchildren, Marc (Ashley) VanDyken, Eric VanDyken, Kristina Katerberg, Kyle Wassink, Jenna Wassink, Ryan (Lauren) Wassink; three great grandsons, Liam, Paxton, Weston; sisters, Evie DeHaan, Barbara (Bob) Miedema; sisters-in-law, Donna Estelle, Beverly Ophoff; many special nieces and nephews.  The family will greet visitors on Wednesday, March 31 from 6-8 pm and Thursday, April 1 from 10 -11 am at Cutlerville East Christian Reformed Church, 501 - 68th St. SE, where a memorial service will be held at the church starting at 11 am with Rev. Ed Visser officiating.  Private interment services will take place at Kent Memorial Gardens.  Contributions in memory of Don may be made to The Esther School in Zambia, Africa or Feeding America West Michigan.

1095 68TH ST SE


# Janice Murphy 2021-03-19 19:09
Bob and Barb and family
I am so sorry for your loss.
May you find comfort knowing that others truly care
Sincerely, Nana/Janice

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