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Beckwith Christian Reformed Church
2100 Chelsea Rd NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
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Life Story / Obituary
Kenneth Jack Weeber, age 88, of Grand Rapids, passed away on June 26, 2021. Ken was born on August 16, 1932 to Jack and Maud Weeber and grew up on Marietta Street in Grand Rapids. Ken married the love of his life, Mary Anne (Zwyghuizen), on September 18, 1958, and together they raised their family, which was the true highlight of his life. Ken had a long career in the casket industry, working for many years at Furniture City Casket Company. He proudly served in the U.S. Army and was a lifelong member of Coldbrook/Beckwith Hills Christian Reformed Church. Ken loved to golf and was a caddy at Kent Country Club for several years. Ken was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Anne, sister and brother-in-law, Norma and Ted Rhoda, sister- and brother-in-law Betty and Harvey Beltman, brother-in-law Bob Kleinheksel and nephew Mike Rhoda. Ken is survived by his children: Sally (Randy) Timmer, Sue (Dale) VanDerSchaaf, Jack (Joan) Weeber and Amy (Dan) Marsh; his grandchildren: Beth (Andrew) Szczerowski, Kim (Randal) Schreur, Scott Timmer, Andrew (Teresa) VanDerSchaaf, Kari (Phil) VanderVeen, Alicia (Christopher) Roelofs, Jack (Mary Kate) Weeber Jr, DJ (Jenny) Marsh, Cassie (Phil) Passarelli, Shelby (Nick) Bush; 17 great-grandchildren; his sister, Mary Kleinheksel and many nieces and nephews. He will also be missed by his special friend, Patsy Walcott. A funeral service will be held Thursday, July 1, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Beckwith Hills Christian Reformed Church, (2100 Chelsea Rd NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505). Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 30, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Heritage Life Story, VanStrien-Creston Funeral Home, (1833 Plainfield Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505) and one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. The family would like to thank the staff of Porter Hills rehab and long-term care units for their care of Ken during his final days. Memorial contributions may be made to the Beckwith Hills Christian Reformed Church Memorial Fund. To to share a memory or to sign Ken’s guestbook, please visit www.heritagelifestory.com