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 



Service Information

Matthew Christensen
Visitation: At Stroo Funeral Home, Friday, October 29 from 6 to 8 PM, Saturday, October 30 from 12 noon to 2 PM
Service: A private family service will be held

Memorials: Suicide Prevention Resource Center

Matthew Christensen, age 23, of Wayland, MI, passed away unexpectedly and now with the Lord on Wednesday, October 27, 2021.  He is preceded in death by his Grandpa Schagel; Grandpa and Grandma Christensen; Grandpa and Grandma Meyer; Grandpa Closser.  Matthew will be dearly missed by his mother, Judi Christensen (Dennis Gries); his father, Doug Christensen; his sister, Alyssa Christensen (Jordan Gruppen); grandparents, Doris Closser, Jim (Jera) Laidlaw; many aunts, uncles, and cousins; several close friends.  Matthew loved life and lived it to the fullest.  He enjoyed hunting, seeking adventure, and spending time with friends.  His contagious smile and dimples will be forever missed.  The family will greet relatives and friends on Friday, October 29 from 6 to 8 PM and Saturday, October 30, from 12 noon to 2 PM at Stroo Funeral Home.  A celebration of life luncheon will follow the visitation from 2 to 5:30 PM at The Crossroads Conference Center, 6569 Clay Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49548.  A private family service will be held.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Matthew may be made to Suicide Prevention Resource Center.

1095 68TH ST SE
# Maggie Rosser 2021-10-30 18:53
Thinking of you Judi and family during this difficult time. He is now at peace and in the Lords hands.
# Doris Priest 2021-10-30 17:57
We are so sorry for your loss. Hopefully memories will bring you a little peace. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
# Paula Endres 2021-10-30 12:55
I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Matt. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
# Cindy Johnson 2021-10-29 17:04
Sorry for your loss
You and your family are in our prayers
# Lain Melanie 2021-10-29 03:22
praying for peace love and comfort for you all. I am so deeply sorry.
# DELO JODY 2021-10-29 01:00
Linda I'm so very SORRY
# K Meyer 2021-10-28 23:19
So sorry for your loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers.
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