Grand Rapids Obituaries

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  • Tuesday Oct 21 | via Marshall County Tribune-Courier 

    Clifford Earl Schuett

    Clifford Earl Schuett, 82, of Gilbertsville, formerly of Spring Lake, Michigan and Plantation, Florida, died Saturday, October 18 at his residence. Mr. Schuett was a retired speech therapist for the Grand Rapids Michigan Public Schools and Broward County Florida Public Schools.


  • Monday Oct 20 | via WXMI-TV Grand Rapids 

    16-year-old dies in hospital after August crash

    A teenager died in a Grand Rapids hospital Sunday afternoon following injuries he sustained in an Aug. 28 crash in Whitehall. Officials say Garza crashed the car into a utility pole near Division Street and Mears Avenue.


  • Monday Oct 20 | via 

    Weekend Review: ArtPrize juror Susan Sollins dies 3 ...

    Susan Sollins, who led ArtPrize 2014's $200,000 Juried Grand Prize panel of jurors, has died suddenly, just days after the prize was awarded in Grand Rapids. Sollins, founder and executive director of Art21, died Monday, Oct. 13, just three days after the ArtPrize 2014 Awards Ceremony on Oct. 10, according to an obituary in today's New York Times.


  • Sunday Oct 19 | via 

    ArtPrize juror Susan Sollins dies 3 days after award...

    You could use this gallery from this story. Her image comes up first - -Jeff GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Susan Sollins, who led ArtPrize 2014's $200,000 Juried Grand Prize panel of jurors, has died suddenly, just days after the prize was awarded in Grand Rapids.


  • Tuesday Oct 14 | via 

    Man found dead at Grand Traverse Mall identified as ...

    A 64-year-old man found dead inside the Grand Traverse Mall was a night shift custodial employee at the mall, authorities said. Ricky Alan Billings, of Traverse City, is believed to have died sometime after the mall closed at 9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 13, sheriff's officials said.


  • Monday Oct 13 | via Merrill Foto News 

    Hattie Emma (Lange) Parobek

    Hattie was a resident of Woodland Court, Merrill, for the past several years, where she passed away peacefully under the care Woodland's staff and hospice care. Hattie was born August 12, 1922, in Merrill, daughter of the late Bryan and Eleanora Lange.


  • Sunday Oct 12 | via 

    Obituaries Today: Benjamin Liao, newborn who inspire...

    Benjamin Allan Liao, a newborn whose rare immune system disorder inspired a well-attended bone marrow drive in Byron Center , died on Monday, Oct. 6. He was six and a half weeks old. On Tuesday, the donor registration drive at Countryside Elementary School was held in remembrance of Benjamin, who was diagnosed with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis after having acute liver failure upon birth.


  • Monday Oct 6 | via School Bus Fleet 

    Pupil transportation leader Don Carnahan backed coll...

    School bus industry stalwart Don Carnahan, a Zonar executive who was serving his second term as president of the National Association for Pupil Transportation , has passed away. In an interview with SBF , NAPT Executive Director Mike Martin described Carnahan as "not just a great president, but a great mentor."


  • Monday Oct 6 | via 

    Today's obituary: Jeremy D. Tejchma of Muskegon dies...

    Tejchma was born to Daniel and Mary Tejchma in Muskegon on July 23, 1986. The Mona Shores alumnus played hockey in high school and at Wayne State University.


  • Wednesday Oct 1 | via Northern Michigan News 

    Robert Dudley Ruell

    Robert Dudley Ruell, longtime resident of Manton, passed away Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City. He was 70. Robert was born February 21, 1944, south of Lake City in what was known as Sandstown, Michigan, to David and Helen Ruell.


  • Monday Sep 29 | via WHTC 

    Elderly Man Charged in Fatal Crash

    An 83-year-old Grand Rapids man who caused an accident resulting in the deaths of two women is now charged in the deaths. The Ottawa County Prosecutor's Office is charging Leslie Laymon with two counts of Driving While License Suspended Causing Death.


  • Sep 24, 2014 | via The Review 

    Jerome V. Jones

    Jerome V. Jones, 60, of Alliance, passed away at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Aultman Hospital following a short illness.


  • Sep 24, 2014 | via Northwest Herald 

    Bohn, Kenneth John

    Kenneth J. Bohn Born: Aug. 15, 1938; in Woodstock, IL Died: Sept. 9, 2014; Greenville, MI Kenneth John Bohn, born and raised in Woodstock, passed away Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at his son's home near Greenville, MI.


  • Sep 10, 2014 | via Fetch Your News 

    Mr. Randy Heintzelman: Obituary

    He is survived by his parents; Robert and Lavonda Heintzelman, Jasper, son & daughter-in-law; Adam & Katrina Heintzelman, Grand Rapids Michigan, brothers; Ron Heintzelman, Jasper, Keith Heintzelman, Dahlonega and 1 granddaughter; Audrey Heintzelman. The family will receive friends at Cagle Funeral Home on Sunday October 19 from 4:30pm until 8pm.