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 


Rietema Ashley22

Service Information

 Ashley Rietema

Celebration of Life Service: 1 PM Monday, July 24, at Kent Memorial Gardens, 7295 Clyde Park Ave. SW, Byron Center, MI 49315

Cemetery: Kent Memorial Gardens
Memorials: Spectrum Health Hospice, 750 Fuller Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503


It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of our beloved Ashley.  Ashley Rietema passed away on Thursday, July 20, 2023, after a long illness. Ashley was born on August 7, 1984, with multiple disabilities and challenges. She is survived by her mother, Cathy and stepfather, John Kuzma; and her father, Kenneth Rietema. Ashley is survived by her brother, Josef Rietema; extended family; and loving care givers, Phil, Patty, and Erin. Ashley is predeceased by her maternal grandparents, Joos and Titia Van Koevering; uncle, Chris Van Koevering; paternal grandparents, Kenneth and Joyce Rietema; and infant brother, Aaron Rietema. Ashley demonstrated perseverance and heroic strength as she fought difficult health and physical limitations throughout her 38 years. She demonstrated the gift of unconditional love. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Kent Memorial Gardens located at 7295 Clyde Park Ave. SW, Byron Center, MI on Monday, July 24, 2023, at 1 PM. Thank you to all who helped us with her care for so many years. Contributions may be made to Spectrum Health Hospice.

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