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

 David Brace
Service: 1:00 PM, Wednesday, May 10, at Plainfield Baptist Church, 1750 Woodworth St. NE, Grand Rapids, 49525  
Cemetery: Rosedale Memorial Park 

David Brace, age 85, went to his heavenly home and is safe in the arms of Jesus on May 4, 2023.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Rosalie Brace.  He graduated from Muskegon High School, and later moved to Grand Rapids, where he graduated from Aquinas College with an accounting degree.  He loved animals, especially his cat, Little Bear, enjoyed his model railroading and always looked forward to when it was his turn to teach Sunday School with the deaf group at church.  He leaves behind his wife, Phyllis of nearly 60 years.  He will be lovingly remembered by his children, Mike and Liz Brace, and Sheryl Brace; grandchildren, Katelin, Xander, and Wyatt Brace and Trevor and Kelly Brace; great-grandsons, Franklin, and Cecile Brace.  A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, May 10, at 1:00 PM at Plainfield Baptist Church, 1750 Woodworth St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525.  There will be a time for fellowship following the service.  Pastor William Swem will officiate.  Interment will be in Rosedale Memorial Park.  

1095 68TH ST SE
# Katelin Brace 2023-05-10 15:57
Thank you for being the best grandpa, and always loving me and my siblings. We will love you forever, you will always be with us watching from heaven. Love, Katelin.
# Gina Schalk 2023-05-10 00:49
Dear sweet Phyllis and families. Praying our Great and Mighty God will give you great comfort and peace in the days and weeks ahead missing your beloved. We love you, and hope you will feel God’s presence.
# Dawn Balsitis 2023-05-05 21:46
Dear Brace Family my thoughts and prayers and condolences go out to you all.
# jack aldred 2023-05-05 14:44
Sorry for your loss. We will not be able to attend David"s funeral, as Virginija is in Lithuania, and my health will not permit. prayers and love are with you rest, assured,. you and David will be together again, when our Heavenly father permits
# Michael Brace 2023-05-04 21:45
Can you Hear the wind blow? The birds singing? The sound of the ball hitting my glove as i catch your throw?The sound of my voice saying I love you? All these things and more now dad. Have a wonderful life up there in heaven! I’m with you everyday! I shall see you soon! Love, Mike ⚾️
# Sue Carrick 2023-05-04 21:20
Phyllis , Sheryl an Family
May you rest in His Love an draw on His strength.
You are in my prayers
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