Lenora Hoogerhyde, 99, of Grand Rapids, formerly of Reed City, passed away Friday, August 10 at Spectrum Health – Butterworth Hospital and her soul is winging its way to heaven.
She was born January 30, 1913 in Newaygo County to Leonard and Minnie (Ford) Hoffman and was the last of 12 children.
Lenora married Argyle Hoogerhyde on June 3, 1931.
She joins her husband Argyle, son Tom and his wife Connie, and grandson Dean Witt. She was cherished by her surviving children Vivian & Earl Witt of Reed City, Janice & Jerry Green of Grand Rapids, and Ronald & Mary Hoogerhyde of Cedar Springs, 17 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren, 16 great great grandchildren, a sister-in-law, Louise Hoffman and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15 at McDowell Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Hoogerhyde officiating. Visitation will be one hour before the service. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery.
The family suggests memorials to Spectrum Hospice.