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

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

 Bruce Roy Smith

Visitation: Friday, September 1, from 10 - 11 am at Grace United Reformed Church followed by the service at 11 am 
Service: 11 am Friday, September 1, at Grace United Reformed Church, 9255 84th St. SE, Alto, MI 49302

Cemetery: Lakeside in Caledonia
Memorials: Grace United Reformed Church, 9255 84th St. SE, Alto, MI 49302 https://graceurcmi.com/

or Faith Hospice, 2100 Raybrook St. SE #300, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 https://faithhospicecare.org/


Bruce Roy Smith, age 68, of Caledonia, went to his heavenly home on Sunday, August 27, 2023. He was preceded in death by his sister, Debra Shanklin. Bruce will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Linda; children, Cara (Chris) Marvin, Laura (Marcus) DeJong, Brett (Rachel) Smith; grandchildren, Alayna and Logan Marvin, Dimitri, Grant, Anya, Constance, and Seth DeJong, Kaylin, Ethan, Dillan, and Jaxon Smith; brother and sisters, David (Lily) Smith, Cynthia (Daniel) O'Brien, Linda (Scott) Anderson; sisters-in-law, Peggy (Jerry) Phillips, Coral (Mark) Hoffmann; and many nieces and nephews. The family will greet visitors on Friday, September 1, from  10 - 11 am at Grace United Reformed Church, 9255 84th St. SE, where the funeral service will begin at 11 am. Rev. Doug Barnes will officiate. Interment will be in Lakeside Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Grace United Reformed Church or Faith Hospice. 

 

STROO FUNERAL HOME
1095 68TH ST SE
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508 
Comments  
# Diane Quist 2023-09-12 12:30
Cara and all,

Very sorry to hear about Bruce's passing, he was a kind man and great boss. I am sure you will miss him and I know he is in a better place now. Very sorry for your loss.
# Mark Johnson 2023-09-12 01:43
Bruce Smith was one of my favorite colleagues at GE, his even temper, wisdom and wit were inspiring. Sad loss.
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