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

Brian Thomas Blackmore
Visitation: Sunday, January 30, from 5 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home
Service: 11 am Monday, January 31, at Stroo Funeral Home

Memorials: Faith Hospice, 2100 Raybrook St. SE #300 Grand Rapids, MI 49546


Brian Thomas Blackmore, of Grand Rapids, Michigan, age 41, passed away on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, with his family by his side, after a very courageous battle with cancer. He will be greatly missed by his wife, Melanie; step-daughters, Arianna, and Marley; parents, Tom and Sue Blackmore; father-in-law, Bill Rothenthaler; grandmother, Donna Blackmore; and his beloved dog, Stella. Brian was preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Renee Rothenthaler; grandparents, Etta DeGroot and Bernie Blackmore. Brian loved riding his Harley with Melanie on bike trips up north or just a short trip to get ice cream. He was involved with auto racing for many years as a spotter for local drivers and also with the CRA and OSLM Divisions. The family will greet visitors on Sunday, January 30, 2022 from 5 - 8 pm at Stroo Funeral Home (1095 68th St. SE) where the funeral service will take place on Monday, January 31, at 11 am, with Pastor Sean Kidd officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Hospice, 2100 Raybrook St. SE #300, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

1095 68TH ST SE
# jay Hoebeke 2022-01-28 13:06
Brian was a good friend,
and many good things to many people, Especially to my Daughter's family and my Grand Children. Skyler and Alex. May Brian Rest in peace and Will be waiting to see him in Heaven. Blessings to his family and friends
Jay and Julia Hoebeke
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