Stroo Funeral Home, Inc. 
1095 68th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Phone:  (616) 455-9280 
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Michael A. Vos - Owner / Manager
 
 Robert K. Stroo - Owner / President 

 

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Walter J. Corson


Service: Held later

Cemetery: Dutton Cemetery
Memorials: Kids Wish Network, 302 Bear Ridge Circle, Palm Harbor, FL 34683 https://www.kidswishnetwork.org/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=gmb

or Emmanuel Hospice, 401 Hall St. SW #263, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 https://emmanuelhospice.org/


 

Walter J. Corson, age 85, of Caledonia, went to be with his Lord on Thursday, March 10, 2022.  Wally worked at Steelcase for 32 years and served on the Dutton Fire Department for 46 years. Wally loved his family and family gatherings. He also enjoyed camping, fishing, and watching wildlife. He will be deeply missed by his wife of 66 years, Carolyn Corson; children, Ed (Marilyn) Corson, Roger (Julie) Corson, Nancy (Curt) Bonzheim, Jerry (Melanie) Corson, Kari (Andy) Westlake; daughter-in-law, Toni Wilbur; grandchildren, Brian, Dan, Heidi, Matt, Tim, Rachel, Holly, Phil, Drew, Klay, Jessica, Jeffery, Lindsay, Melissa, Jacob, Janelle, Jaclyn, Theresa Wilbur, Chas Wilbur; great grandchildren, Caleb, Abby, Isaac, Zoe, Zander, Hadley, Ayla, Lincoln, Nash, Matthew, Robert, Finn, Logan, Ashlyn, Jordan, Ashton, Eva, Braden, Reagan, Cole, Mae, Jillian and Rhys; Baby Sligh; Baby Flynn, and Baby Corson on the way; brothers and sisters-in-law, Andy Post, Betty and Hank Kapteyn, Marilyn Post, Bonnie and Ron Brunsink, Linda and Jim Mulder, and Florence Corson. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Tena Corson; parents-in-law, August and Jessie Post; son, David Corson; granddaughter, Betsy Corson; brother, William Corson; sister and brother-in-law, Thelma and Frank Ondersma; brothers-in-law, Donald Post, John Post; and sister-in-law, Marilyn Post. Honoring Wally's wishes, a private family memorial will be held later. Memorial contributions may be made to Kids Wish Network, 301 Bear Ridge Circle, Palm Harbor, FL 34683 or Emmanuel Hospice, 401 Hall St. SW #263, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.

STROO FUNERAL HOME
1095 68TH ST SE
GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49508 
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