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


Eastern Floral & Gift
(616) 949-2200 or toll-free (800) 494-2202

Ludema’s Floral
(616) 452-2961

Sunnyslope Floral
(616) 457-5531 or toll-free (800) 765-9229

Holwerda Floral and Gifts
(616) 878-9696

Wyoming Stuyvesant Floral
(616) 532-2315


Holiday Inn Express Suites South
6569 Clay Ave. SW; Grand Rapids, MI 49548
(800) 875-6000

Comfort Suites South
7644 Caterpillar Ct. SW; Grand Rapids, MI 49548
(616) 301-2255

Hampton Inn Grand Rapids South
755 54th St. SW; Grand Rapids, MI 49509
(616) 261-5500

Hyatt Place Grand Rapids Wyoming
2150 Metro Lane SW; Wyoming, MI 49519
(616) 724-1234

Baymont Inn and Suites / Byron Center
8282 Pfeiffer Farms Dr. SW; Byron Center, MI 49315 
(616) 583-9535


Kent Art33

Service Information

Arthur F. Kent
Visitation: 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 8 PM at Stroo Funeral Home on Friday, December 3.
Service: 11 AM on Saturday, December 4, at Stroo Funeral Home 1095 68th St. SE, Grand Rapids, 49508

Cemetery: Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens
Memorials: Humane Society of West Michigan

Arthur F. Kent, age 72, of Newaygo, MI, formerly of Wyoming, MI, passed away on Friday, November 26, 2021.  He was preceded in death by his brother, Jack Prins; brother-in-law, Harry Coles.  Arthur is lovingly remembered by his wife of 10 years, Patty; children, Kathy (Michael) Hefferen, Heather Kent, David (Dawn) Kent; stepson, Jeremy (Megan) Dysard; grandchildren, Whitney, Tyler, Travis, Drake, and Jackson; sisters and brother, Carol Sias, Margaret (Jack) Van De Bunte, Mary Coles, Darcy Kent, Faith Kent; and his beloved dogs.  Art proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.  The family will greet relatives and friends at Stroo Funeral Home on Friday, December 3 from 2 to 4 PM and 6 - 8 PM.  The funeral service will be held at Stroo Funeral Home on Saturday, December 4, at 11 AM, with Rev. Evan Heerema officiating.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of West Michigan.

1095 68TH ST SE
# Anita Colvin 2021-12-03 00:39
RIP buddy you will be missed by everyone especially your kids and grandkids you where always a jokester made everyone laugh
# Kim and Scott Wilson 2021-12-01 03:12
Rest well Art. I will remember your dad jokes and your laugh.
# Paul Gildner 2021-12-01 01:29
Rest In Peace my Brother. May God prepare a special place for you. You will be missed by many more than you could imagine.
# Stephanie Kouns 2021-11-30 13:53
You are missed Uncle Art! Fly high, rest easy and enjoy the time with your family! We all know your up there watching down on us all! Love you!
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