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 

 

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Service Information

 John R. Balch
Visitation: None 
Service: Private family 

Cemetery: Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, MI  

John Robert Balch, age 74, passed away on Monday, February 5, 2024. John honorably served his country in the US Navy. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Joan Balch, and his sister, Kathleen Gilbert. Surviving are his sister, Mary VanKammen; his brother, Rick and Diane Balch; and many nieces and nephews. Honoring John's wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family committal service, with military honors, will be held at Fort Custer National Cemetery.  

STROO FUNERAL HOME
1095 68TH ST SE
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508 
Comments  
# TERRY VANDER LAAN 2024-02-12 18:02
R.I.P. JOHN, Sympathy and Prayers to the family. Thanks for the help years ago.
# Joan Balch 2024-02-08 15:45
Our family is so sorry to hear of cousin John’s passing. We send our sympathy to all that knew him. You are in our prayers.
Love,
Joanie, Karl and Katrine and Kevin
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