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 


Schumacher Alfred 233

Service Information

 Alfred Schumacher
Visitation: 11 AM - 12 Noon, Monday, August 8, at Stroo Funeral Home
Service: 12 Noon, Monday, August 8, at Stroo Funeral Home, 1095 68th St. SE, Grand Rapids, 49508

Cemetery: Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens
Memorials: A Vet's Home of your choice or Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church 3233 Burton St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Alfred Schumacher, age 97, of Kentwood, MI, went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, August 2, 2022.  Alfred proudly served in the U.S. Army Air Force during WWII.  In 1980, he retired from General Motors 36th plant after more than 30 years of service.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Esther.  Lovingly remembering Alfred are his children, Steven Schumacher, Mark Schumacher, James (Denise) Schumacher; grandchildren, Jack (Stacey) Schumacher, Heather (Doug) Slager, Nicole Schumacher, Danielle (Josiah) Spencer, Stephanie (Ric) Hein; six great-grandchildren; sister, Elsie Millar; many nieces and nephews.   The visitation and service will be held on Monday, August 8, at Stroo Funeral Home, 1095 68th St. SE, Grand Rapids, 49508.  Visitation will be from 11 AM to 12 Noon.  The funeral service will begin at 12 Noon with Pastor Mike Baynai officiating.  Interment will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.  Memorial contributions in honor of Alfred may be made to a Vet’s Home of your choice or Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church.

1095 68TH ST SE
# Rich Avery 2022-08-09 17:03
I was blessed to know Al and Esther at Kentwood Community Church. He served as an usher/greeter for many years, and also volunteered in our ministry for adults with special needs. He always had a big smile on his face and was happy to greet everyone he came into contact with.
# Marge Wolf Mineika 2022-08-08 14:06
We are so sorry for your loss. Alfred was a very nice man. He was my Mom's (Gerry Rickhoff Wolf's) cousin. Now he will be with his wife, Ester and his cousins in Heaven. May he rest in Peace.
# Patricia Seieroe 2022-08-07 20:42
I'm so sorry for your loss of Alfred. My Mom, Marian always enjoyed their visits with Elsie.
# Susan Wilbur 2022-08-07 20:28
The name wouldn't let me put Susan Egebrecht Wilbur so I did it here. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. I keep remembering all the funny stories Mom would tell of Al, Elsie and her...I think they are fortunate not to have cell phone to take selfies all the time back then!!
They all have had such a good life and that's what we have to remember. Take care. Love to you all.
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