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 
Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Lobby Area

Arrangement Room

Arrangement Room

Provides a comfortable atmosphere where families gather to plan services for either themselves or a loved one.
Arrangement Room

Arrangement Room

Provides a comfortable atmosphere where families gather to plan services for either themselves or a loved one.
Arrangement Room

Arrangement Room

Provides a comfortable atmosphere where families gather to plan services for either themselves or a loved one.
Community Room

Community Room

This room is available for luncheons & refreshments following visitations.
East Room

East Room

Our spacious East Room serves primarily as a large visitation area, as well as a chapel for services.
Chapel / North & South Visitation Rooms

Chapel / North & South Visitation Rooms

The chapel, with seating for approximately 200 guests, can also be divided into visitation rooms.

 

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Service Information

 Victor Paul "Vic" Balser
Visitation: Saturday, February 10, from 10 - 11 am at Stroo Funeral Home followed by the service at 11 am
Service: 11 am Saturday, February 10, at Stroo Funeral Home, 1095 68th St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508

Cemetery: Private family interment in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens on Monday
Memorials: Michigan Veteran Homes of Grand Rapids, 2950 Monroe Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 https://www.michigan.gov/mvh/support/make-a-gift or Faith Hospice, 2100 Raybrook St. SE #300, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 https://faithhospicecare.org/donate/

Victor Paul "Vic" Balser, age 80, of Caledonia, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, February 6, 2024. Vic retired from North American Fuel Systems Remanufacturing. He proudly served in the U.S. Army from 1962 - 1965 and was a member of the Caledonia American Legion Post 305. He loved the Detroit Lions and Red Wings, but his most beloved team was the Ohio State Buckeyes. Vic enjoyed fishing, bowling, and spending time at the airport viewing area watching planes take off and land. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and LaRue Balser; and brother, Karl (Betty) Balser. Vic will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 60 years, Barb; children, Kim (Ralph) VanderMei, Sherri (Jay) Nelson, Eric Paul Balser; grandchildren, Jamie (T.J.) Weiss, Danielle Balser, Jordan Nelson (fiance, Blake), Josh Quist, Zachery Balser, Noah Balser, Haley Quist, McKenna Nelson; one great-grandchild due in May; sister, Karen (Mark) Matheis; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 10, from 10 - 11 am at Stroo Funeral Home, 1095 68th St. SE, where the funeral service will begin at 11 am. Private family interment will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens on Monday. Contributions in memory of Vic may be made to the Michigan Veteran Homes at Grand Rapids or Faith Hospice.

STROO FUNERAL HOME
1095 68TH ST SE
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508 
Comments  
# Bob&Catherine Balser 2024-02-07 22:56
Please accept our deepest sympathies! I am sure Vic is reuniting with his Mom and Dad, his brother and my Dad somewhere in heaven. We lost a great cousin and a devout BUCKEYE fan.
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