Sarah Keast
B: 2018-03-12
D: 2018-03-12
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Keast, Sarah
Roland Robinson
B: 1994-10-28
D: 2018-03-12
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Robinson, Roland
Brennon Marshall
B: 1983-03-06
D: 2018-03-09
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Marshall, Brennon
George Toledo, Sr.
B: 1947-08-10
D: 2018-03-02
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Toledo, Sr., George
Nellie Tomko
B: 1951-05-20
D: 2018-03-01
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Tomko, Nellie
Eva Bivins
B: 1959-01-23
D: 2018-02-26
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Bivins, Eva
Mildred McMillan
B: 1931-07-23
D: 2018-02-16
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McMillan, Mildred
Julius Jones
B: 1943-09-25
D: 2018-02-13
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Jones, Julius
Tawanda Williams
B: 1975-04-20
D: 2018-02-13
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Williams, Tawanda
Eddie Brown, Jr.
B: 1951-04-07
D: 2018-02-11
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Brown, Jr., Eddie
Ernest Johnson, Jr.
B: 1950-06-26
D: 2018-02-10
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Johnson, Jr., Ernest
Ronnie Williams
B: 1952-11-13
D: 2018-02-09
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Williams, Ronnie
Mary LaGrone
D: 2018-02-08
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LaGrone, Mary
Fred Taylor
B: 1944-05-26
D: 2018-02-06
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Taylor, Fred
Myrtle Babb
B: 1934-08-10
D: 2018-02-01
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Babb, Myrtle
Arteria Mosley
B: 1929-09-21
D: 2018-01-30
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Mosley, Arteria
Albert Overstreet
B: 1953-07-02
D: 2018-01-26
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Overstreet, Albert
Andrew Carter
B: 1931-09-01
D: 2018-01-24
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Carter, Andrew
Joseph Polk
B: 1963-09-23
D: 2018-01-20
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Polk, Joseph
Curtis Swift
B: 1991-07-27
D: 2018-01-18
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Swift, Curtis
Germaine Brown
D: 2018-01-17
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Brown, Germaine


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1865 Eastern Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
Phone: 616-241-5665
Fax: 616-241-5247
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