Camp-Hunt-110
Welcome to the memorial page for

Larry C. VerMerris

May 10, 1955 ~ April 6, 2017 (age 61)

VERMERRIS

Larry C. VerMerris, age 61, went to be with his Lord, Thursday, April 6, 2017, peacefully at his home after battling cancer for seven years.  Larry was preceded in death by his father, Gordon VerMerris; his father- and mother-in-law, Jim and Ruth DeKorne; and his brother-in-law, David DeKorne.  Larry will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 36 years, Shirley VerMerris (DeKorne); his children, Tristan VerMerris, Braden (Caroline) VerMerris, Kelsey VerMerris, Clayton VerMerris; his grandchildren, Austin, Landon, Owen and Rowan VerMerris; his mother Ruth VerMerris; his brothers Jack and Sandy VerMerris; Dave and Missy VerMerris; sisters Debbie (Steve) Persenaire, Patricia (Danny) Brown, Pam (Dan) Otten; his brothers- and sisters-in-law, Ruthann and Bud Bouma, Mary Geysbeek, Betty and Steve Jenison, Barb and Ken Bradstreet, Carol and Lee DeBoer, Jim and Cindy DeKorne, Cheryl and Dave Barker. 

Larry worked as a cabinet maker in residential construction around Grand Rapids.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and building furniture for family and friends. 

Memorial services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, April 30, at Rush Creek Bible Church, 2334 76th St. SW in Byron Center, with visitation prior to the service, beginning at 2 p.m.   Rev. Bill Bennett and Rev. Gary Leyendecker will officiate.  In honor of Larry, contributions may be made to the Benefit Fund for Landon and Owen’s Education at Chemical Bank account 4551355367.  The family welcomes memories and messages in their guestbook online at www.cookcares.com

 


Charitable donations may be made to:

Landon and Owen's Education Fund
Chemical Bank, Grand Rapids MI

Benefit fund for Landon and Owen's Education at Chemical Bank, account 4551355367.



 Service Information

Visitation
Sunday
April 30, 2017

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Rush Creek Bible Church
2334 76th Street S.W.
Byron Center, MI 49315

Memorial Service
Sunday
April 30, 2017

3:00 PM
Rush Creek Bible Church
2334 76th Street S.W.
Byron Center, MI 49315


© 2017 Cook Funeral & Cremation Services. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS