Shirley Ann Everhart

Mrs. Shirley Ann Everhart entered through Heavens gate on August 18, 2013.  She will be greatly missed by her husband Terence P. Everhart; children, Gary DeBruine, Michele Everhart Ross, Mike (Diane) Everhart, Cheryl (Brian) Pratt.  She adored all 9 of her grandchildren; Joy, Jenna, Tonya, Nick, Max, Logan, Kevin, Katie and Cody.  She is also […]

“The Moving Wall” Vietnam memorial comes to Sparta

Attention veterans! A call to action. Please stand for those who have fallen.   The Moving Wall is the half-size replica of the Washington, DC Vietnam Veterans Memorial and has been touring the country for almost thirty years. When John Devitt attended the 1982 dedication in Washington, he felt the positive power of “The Wall.” […]

Charles “Chuck” Weldon

Mr. Charles “Chuck” Weldon, age 80, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on August 9, 2013.  He was a 1951 graduate of Comstock Park High School where he lettered in baseball. After high school, Chuck played semi-pro baseball with the Grand Rapids Carvers. He opened Chuck’s Cities Service Station (on West River […]

Robert “Bob” Shoemaker

Robert “Bob” Shoemaker aged 29 of Rockford passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013. Bob was born February 28, 1984, graduated in 2002 from Rockford High School and attended college in Grand Rapids.  His passions were his faith, his family, and SCUBA Diving. He was also an avid outdoorsman, and a generous person who made time […]

Marie L. Meeuwsen

Marie L. Meeuwsen, age 85, of Grand Rapids, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, August 6, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger. Marie will be lovingly remembered by her son, Larry (Marcia) DeVormer of Grattan; daughter, Memory (Christopher) Weber of Los Lunas, New Mexico; grandsons, Troy (Angie) […]