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

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



Service Information

 Garry Junior "Dutch" Veldhouse
Visitation: Prior to the service at the church, Tuesday, September 5, from 10 AM - 12 Noon
Service: 12 Noon, Tuesday, September 5, at Heritage Christian Reformed Church, 3089 84th St. SW, Byron Center, 49315

Cemetery: Winchester
Memorials: Byron Center Christian School  8840 Byron Center Ave. SW, Byron Center, MI 49315

Garry Junior “Dutch” Veldhouse, age 80, of Byron Center, MI, went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, August 30, 2023.  He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Tena Veldhouse; brothers, Howard Veldhouse and Roger Veldhouse; sister, Judy (Gordon) Sterken; sister-in-law, Marlene Veldhouse; brother-in-law, Gerald DeYoung.  Lovingly remembering Garry is his wife of 61 years, Betty; children, Pamela (John) Jones, Dale (Dana) Veldhouse, Cyndee (Jim) Gochanour, Kari (Ryan) Minkus; grandchildren, Nichole (Nick), Dan, Denae (Brady), Darcee (Alex), Dellen, Devin, Chelsey (Dan), Caleb; great-grandchildren, Peyton, Owen, Ezra, James, Keerti, Andrew; brothers and sisters, Marvin Veldhouse, Norm (Sandy) Veldhouse, Sharon (Jack) VandenBerg, Donna (Larry) Terrell, Sandy (Bruce) Lutz; sisters-in-law, Joyce DeYoung, Shirley (Ed) VanDyke, Sue Veldhouse, Jeri Conklin; many nieces and nephews.  The family will greet relatives and friends on Tuesday, September 5, from 10 AM to 12 Noon prior to the service at the church.  The funeral service will be held at 12 Noon, on Tuesday, September 5, at Heritage Christian Reformed Church, 3089 84th St. SW, Byron Center, 49315, with Pastor Dan Mouw officiating.  Interment will be in Winchester Cemetery.  Memorial contributions in honor of Garry may be made to Byron Center Christian Schools.

1095 68TH ST SE
# Theresa Marklevitz 2023-09-01 19:46
So sorry for your loss, you have my thoughts and prayers may peace be with you
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