Stroo Funeral Home, Inc. 
1095 68th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Phone:  (616) 455-9280 
Fax: (616) 455-2035
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Michael A. Vos - Owner / Manager
 Robert K. Stroo - Owner / President 


Diekevers both22

Service Information

 Karen Joy Diekevers (Remelt)
Visitation: Sunday, January 21, from 2 - 4 pm at Stroo Funeral Home, and Monday, January 22, from 10 - 11 am at Second Byron Center CRC followed by the funeral service at 11 am
Service: 11 am Monday, January 22, at Second Byron Center Christian Reformed Church, 7588 Byron Center Ave SW, Byron Center, MI 49315

Cemetery: Dorr Cemetery
Memorials: Second Byron Center CRC Benevolent Fund, 7588 Byron Center Ave SW,  Byron Center, MI 49315

Karen Joy Diekevers (Remelts), age 79, of Dorr, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, January 19, 2024. Karen loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and traveling. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Sheri; parents, John and May Remelts; and sister, Gayla Taylor. Karen will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 61 years, Gordan; children, Doug Diekevers, Julie Diekevers, Mike (Stacey) Diekevers; grandchildren, Katie Dekker, Doug Diekevers, Jr. (Anastasia Banks), Abby (Tyler) Whitmire, Ridge (Jess) Cremeans, Cody (Heather) Cremeans, Lexi (Dylan) Martin, Steven Meza, Lauren Meza (Nana), Colton Diekevers, Gage Diekevers, Koert Diekevers, Nash (Mia) Diekevers, nine great grandchildren; sisters, Rosemary (Jim) Nettenstrom, Bonnie (Burt) Houseman; brother-in-law, Steve Taylor; and many nieces and nephews. The family will greet relatives and friends on Sunday, January 21, from 2 - 4 pm at Stroo Funeral Home; and on Monday, January 22, at Second Byron Center CRC, 7588 Byron Center Ave. SW, from 10 - 11 am prior to the funeral service beginning at 11 am. Rev. Rick Vanderwal officiating. Interment will be in Dorr Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Second Byron Center CRC Benevolent Fund.  


1095 68TH ST SE
Add comment

Watch Live

Current Services

Lucinda MironiukLucinda Mironiuk
Monday, February 19, 2024
Polly Ann VanderStelPolly Ann VanderStel
Saturday, February 17, 2024
Shuzhen Theresa ZhouShuzhen Theresa Zhou
Friday, February 16, 2024
Alison PostmaAlison Postma
Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Ellis DavisEllis Davis
Sunday, February 11, 2024
Henry Blacquiere IIIHenry Blacquiere III
Friday, February 9, 2024
Ellen JuhnkeEllen Juhnke
Friday, February 9, 2024
Donald DormanDonald Dorman
Thursday, February 8, 2024
Marilyn DeHaanMarilyn DeHaan
Thursday, February 8, 2024
Bruce Vander MolenBruce Vander Molen
Thursday, February 8, 2024
Philip LavenPhilip Laven
Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Vic BalserVic Balser
Tuesday, February 6, 2024
Patricia BakerPatricia Baker
Monday, February 5, 2024
John BalchJohn Balch
Monday, February 5, 2024
Dee GebbensDee Gebbens
Sunday, January 28, 2024