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 


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Service Information

 Larry J. Van Singel
Visitation: Tuesday, October 18, from 3 to 5 and 6 to 8 PM at Stroo Funeral Home.  Wednesday, October 19, prior to the service at First Byron Center CRC, from 10 to 10:45 AM
Service: 11 AM, Wednesday, October 19, at First Byron Center Christian Reformed Church, 8541 Byron Center Ave. SW, Byron Center, 49315

Cemetery: Winchester
Memorials: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

Larry J. Van Singel, age 75, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, October 16, 2022. Larry proudly served with the 9th Infantry Division of the U.S. Army in Vietnam. He went on to work in the casket industry as a delivery driver and operations manager for over 50 years. Larry was preceded in death by his father, Harris Van Singel; his brother, James Van Singel; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Babe Schierbeek; and his brother-in-law, Randy Schierbeek. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 53 years, Juanita; his children, Monica (Keith) Van Wienen, Jeff (Amber) Van Singel, and Brandon (Mindy) Van Singel; his grandchildren, Curtis (Maria), Kyle (Jenny), Allyssa, Bradley, Emily, Aiden, and Cameron Van Wienen; Arynn (Tony) Schafer, Paige, and Sofia Van Singel; James and Colton Van Singel; great-grandchildren, Aubree, Ashtyn, and Halston Schafer, Caden, and Thea Van Wienen; his mother, Cornelia Van Singel; his brother, Ron (Fayth) Van Singel; his sister, Sue (Bruce) Walcott; his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Mary Schierbeek, Lori (Bob) Hemmes, Rhonda (Ken) Nederhood, Rocky (Cindy) Schierbeek, Lisa Hadden, and Rex (Carmen) Schierbeek; many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 18, from 3 to 5 and 6 to 8 PM at Stroo Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 19, at 11 AM, with a brief visitation from 10 – 10:45 AM, prior to the service, at First Byron Center Christian Reformed Church, 8541 Byron Center Ave. SW, with Rev. Ron Noorman officiating. Interment in Winchester Cemetery.  In honor of Larry, memorial contributions may be made to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund.

1095 68TH ST SE
# Sandy Miedema 2022-10-19 02:35
Nita, My deepest sympathy to you and your children and grandchildren. Sandy(Steensma) Miedema
# Jim&Linda Haase 2022-10-18 12:36
Going to miss you Larry. Thankful for all the good time’s we had. Remembering F-troop,sitting around many campfire, all the talks about Vietnam and the fun fishing trips. Been a blessing know you.
Praying for Nita and your fine family.
# Jim&Linda Haase 2022-10-17 23:53
Going to miss Larry with our friendship starting in high school. All our F-troop camping trips, sitting around a campfire,Nam story’s and fishing trips. Prayer’s too Nita and the kids. Will miss you friend.
Love from Jim & Linda
# Patty Bruen 2022-10-17 21:18
From the entire Batesville team, we are saddened by your loss and send thoughts and prayers to the family and friends of Larry. Larry, thank you for your service to Batesville and to our great Nation. You will be missed.
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