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 


20231006 00433

Service Information

 Merwyn Waayenberg
Visitation: Prior to the service at Frontline Bible Church, Thursday, October 26, from 10 to 11 AM
Memorial Service: 11 AM, Thursday, October 26, at Frontline Bible Church 8283 Pfeiffer Farms Dr. SW, Byron Center, 49315

Cemetery: Winchester
Memorials: Faith Hospice  2100 Raybrook St. SE, Suite 300, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Merwyn Waayenberg, age 85, of Grand Rapids, MI, went to his heavenly home on Friday, October 6, 2023. Merwyn proudly served his country in the US Navy as a radarman on a submarine. He retired from United Parcel Service after working there for 30 plus years. He will be lovingly missed by his wife of 60 years, Shirley; children, Mark Waayenberg, Shari Waayenberg Sinke; and son-in-law, Brian Sinke; sisters, Sandra Hoogenboom, Donna Meyer, Sue (Gordy) DeBlaay; sister-in-law, Janice King; and many nieces and nephews. Merwyn was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Ann Waayenberg; sister and brother-in-law, Joan and Bob Bredeweg; brother-in-law, Al King; and Brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jake and Kathy Bouwman. The family will greet visitors on Thursday, October 26, 2023 from 10 to 11 am at Frontline Bible Church, 8283 Pfeiffer Farms Dr. SW, where a memorial service will begin at 11:00 am, Pastor John Lowder will officiate. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Faith Hospice of Michigan. 

1095 68TH ST SE
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