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Life Story / Obituary
JAEGER, Harold J.
Grand Rapids, MI
Age 93, passed away at his home, April 19, 2021. Harold was born July 30, 1927 in Grand Rapids to the late Harry and Katherine (Dutmers) Jaeger. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Margaret (Brown) Jaeger; and brother, Gordon Jaeger. Harold was a passionate fisherman all his life. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, member of St. Mary's Church and volunteered many years for Walker Fire Department. Harold is survived by his children, Robert (Kimberly) Jaeger of Grand Rapids, Cheryl (John) Dubbeld of Climax; grandchildren, Ryan (Christine) Jaeger of Grand Rapids, Denny Jaeger of Manton, Aubree (Caine) Coleman of Rockford; great-grandchildren, Madison and Mason Jaeger, Kayin and Nefret Jaeger, Jaeger, Nash and Ally Coleman; and several nieces and nephews. Also surviving are his good friends, Phyllis Obrien, Ed Droski and Bill Gerke. According to his wishes cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held Friday April 30, 2021 at 1 PM at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home, 2120 Lake Michigan Drive NW. Friends may visit with family beginning at 12 PM. Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Church or to the public library of your choice.