Josephine Dorothy Thurner (Byers)
Service: 12 pm Saturday, November 4, 2023 at West Chapel at Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery Chapel,
Cemetery: Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery Chapel, 25800 W. 10 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48083
Josephine Dorothy Thurner (Byers) age 96 of Livonia, Michigan, passed away
on Saturday, October 21, 2023. She was born June 8, 1927 in Nelsonville, Ohio to Edward
and Mary (Guy) Byers.
Her family was very important to Josephine. She leaves behind her children: Judith of
Grand Rapids, Michigan, Deborah (Neil) Steiner of Blue Springs, Missouri, and
Christopher (Karen) of Caledonia, Michigan. Four Grandchildren: Matthew (Wendy) of
Denton, Texas, Derrick (Christina) of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Stephanie of Seattle,
Washington and Amanda of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Her beloved Great-Grandchildren:
Erin, Niko and Georgia. Josephine was preceded in death by her husband Robert and
daughter Diane. Josephine leaves behind many nieces and nephews and a special close
person of the family, Gail Caldarea of Warren, Michigan.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be on Saturday, November 4, 2023 at 12pm at the West Chapel
at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, 25800 West 10 Mile Rd. Southfield, Michigan 48083.
STROO FUNERAL HOME
1095 68TH ST SE
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508