Obituary for William Lee Crouse

Born: Jan. 26th, 1935
Passed Away: Apr. 2nd, 2015


Monday Apr. 6th, 2015
5:30pm to 8:00pm at Throop Funeral Home
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Tuesday Apr. 7th, 2015
12:00pm to 1:00pm at Coopersville United Methodist Church
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Tuesday Apr. 7th, 2015, 1:00pm at Coopersville United Methodist Church
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William “Bill” Crouse, age 80, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015. Bill was born in Grand Haven, MI. to Joseph and Gladys (Spence) Crouse who preceded him in death. Bill was also preceded in death by his daughter Sarah Crouse, sister, Marge VanTol and brothers, Glenn, Joel and Robert. Bill deeply loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. He enjoyed the outdoors, spending time at his cabin up north, hunting, sitting around the campfire and traveling to Alaska to visit family. He always had a good joke to tell and his quick wit kept everyone on their toes, he loved to laugh and kept his sense of humor through his many health struggles. He also enjoyed meeting with a group of friends known as the Caring and Sharing Group at Arby’s for many years. Bill will be deeply missed by his wife of 49 years, Caroll; his children, Timothy Crouse, Laura (James) Wright, Theodore Crouse, Sharon (Donald) Hill, Cathy Crouse, William Crouse Jr. and Matthew Crouse; 17 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; his sisters, Francis Barbrick and Joan Niegebauer; sister-in-law Patricia Young and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be Tuesday 1:00 pm at the Coopersville United Methodist Church, Rev. Cori Cypret officiating with interment in Nunica Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet the family Monday 5:30 to 8 pm at the Throop Funeral Home in Coopersville and Tuesday one hour prior to the service at Church. Memorial donations may be made to Coopersville United Methodist Church, Pack-It-Up Lunch Program, 105 68th Ave N., Coopersville, MI 49404. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop Funeral Home Coopersville, 616-837-8161


at Nunica Cemetery
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