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

 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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