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

John W. Kibler
Visitation: Sunday, November 6, from 2 - 6 pm at Stroo Funeral Home
Service: 11 am Monday, November 7, at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, 1253 52th St. SE, Kentwood

Cemetery: St. Joseph Cemetery, South Bend, IN

 John W. Kibler, age 89, of Kentwood, MI, and Elkhart, IN, entered into the peace and rest of Jesus' arms on Wednesday, November 2, 2022. John was a 1957 ISU graduate and was President of the West MI area ISU alumni. He was in Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity; Defense Logistics Agency for 31 yrs. 1963 to his retirement in June of 1994, was Chief Financial Services Branch. John was on the Board of Directors/Secretary for the Grand Rapids Federal Employee Credit Union and Treasurer/Vice President of NARFE, and High Pi (Alumni Advisor) for Lambda Chi Alpha.  He was preceded in death by his first wife, Margaret M. Kibler; and brother-in-law, Jim Wittig.  Lovingly remembering John is his wife of 15 years, Evelyn; his daughter, Karen Kibler and Arthur Burrows; grandchildren, Izabella (Jon) Van Ryan, Manaya Huhtala; great-granddaughter, Lunae S. Huhtala; Evelyn's three children, Philip, Becky, and Eric Wiskotoni; his sister, Shirley Wittig; several nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held at Stroo Funeral Home on Sunday, November 6, from 2 to 6 PM.  The service will be held on Monday, November 7, at 11 AM at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, 1253 52nd St. SE, Kentwood, 49508, with Fr. Peter Vu as celebrant.  Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, South Bend, IN. 

1095 68TH ST SE
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