Melvin Rooker Obituary

Date of Birth:

Monday, March 19th, 1928

Date of Death:

Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

Funeral Home:

Lakeshore Memorial Services, Inc.
11939 James Street
Holland, Michigan, UNITED STATES


Melvin Rooker, age 85 of Zeeland, passed away Sunday, September 22, 2013, at Spectrum Health Butterworth in Grand Rapids.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Hazel Hemphill, Orbon “Rook” Rooker, Robert Rooker, Perry (Pete) Rooker, and Iva Lee Byrd.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Sue


David and Lisa Rooker

Sheryl and John Gillahan

Gordon and Janet Rooker

Jeffrey and Lori Rooker

Scot and Tina Rooker

19 grandchildren

18 great-grandchildren

Brothers and sisters:

Irene Robertson

Dene Taylor

Bill Rooker

Barbara Baron

Many nieces, nephews, and cousins

According to his wishes, cremation has taken place. There are no services planned at this time. Memorial contributions may be made to the Saladin Shriners of Grand Rapids, 4200 Saladin Drive SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546.

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