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“Vanderwest family We are so sorry for your loss. I have been praying for you all.~Bisbee Family ”
1 of 27 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Vanderwest Family,I don't know you personally or knew your beloved son. But being a mother of two boys I can only imagine your pain. Your whole...Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: Lorraine Medici - Grandville, MI

“Our son, Kyle, and Tyler went to Grandview together and were friends until we moved to Tennessee in 2010. I remember Tyler as a gentle soul - quiet,...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Cheryl Noordhoek - Clarksville, TN

“Our thoughts, our prayers, and our hearts are with you and your family during this time of unimaginable loss. May God bring His comfort to your...Read More »
4 of 27 | Posted by: Tim, Sheryl, Laura, Jenna Kuzmicz - MI

“Your family is in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. ”
5 of 27 | Posted by: Aimee Terry

“To the Vanderwest / Meines Family - It is our prayer that God grant you peace during this unimaginable journey you are walking. ”
6 of 27 | Posted by: Rog & Susie Van Hill - MI

“God's peace to the VanderWest family and friends in this tough time. ”
7 of 27 | Posted by: Andy Elders - Hudsonville, MI

“Dear Wendy, Jim and familyPlease know our hearts are breaking for all of you at such a devastating loss. May God bring you peace and stay faithful...Read More »
8 of 27 | Posted by: Pam Smith - Hudsonville, MI

“Our hearts break for you and our prayers are always with you. Mike and Laurie Long ”
9 of 27 | Posted by: Michael Long - Hudsonville, MI

"Most women say there is no greater pain than to bear a child.  I say there is no greater pain than to bury one."
10 of 27 | Posted by: Heidi Star

Tyler is on the right.
11 of 27 | Posted by: Heidi Star

2015 GHS Football Team “Our son, Brock, played football with Tyler. Brock said:"Tyler was the coach's "go-to guy", always willing to help, friendly and easy to talk to; a...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: The Star Family - Grandville, MI

“Jim, Wendy, Sam, Zac and families:We are praying for you all. We know God will giving you strength during this time of overwhelming heart break and...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Jim, Wendy, and Family, Our hearts and prayers are with you during this unimaginable difficult time. Tyler's big smile and outgoing...Read More »
14 of 27 | Posted by: Steve & Kathy Brower - Grandville, MI

“Jim and Wendy, Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this deepest time of your sorrow. Please remember all the good times that Tyler brought to...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: A friend

“Deepest condolences from the Grandville Parks and Rec. Board.J. Andriessen Treas.Grandville Parks and Rec. Board ”
16 of 27 | Posted by: A friend

“Jim, Wendy, Mike, Mary, Connie, Mel and families: Our hearts are so sad for you. We are so very sorry.... our thoughts and prayers go out to you ”
17 of 27 | Posted by: Casey and Marsha DeHollander

“Mary, Mike, Jim, Wendy,My sincere sympathy for all of you. Praying God will help you all through your loss. Ruthann Fenske ”
18 of 27 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so, so sorry. Tyler was the kid I wanted my kid to hang out with. Prayers with no words. ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: Bob VandePol - Grandville, MI

“Dear Heavenly Father, please surround Jim, Wendy and their precious boys with your love and comforting peace. Thank you for your hope and promise...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Pam Mouw - Wyoming

“Craig and I are so sorry for your Devastating loss of your son Tyler ... we are and will continue to pray that God will surround you with his Love...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: Craig and Jodi Ledger - Jenison, MI

“Jim, Wendy, Mike Mary... We can't even put into words how devastating this is. We extend our deepest sympathy to all of you. Praying that God will...Read More »
22 of 27 | Posted by: Dick and Sue Richards

“We are so sorry for your loss. It is such a tragedy to lose a child. You and your family will be in our prayers ”
23 of 27 | Posted by: Mike & Cathy Gettle - Grandville, MI

“There are no words to help you through your terrible loss. Just know that your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Respectfully,Mrs. G ”
24 of 27 | Posted by: Deb Glazier - Grandville, MI

“Jim and Wendy you have been heavy on are hearts and minds since we got the call. We pray that god holds you tight and helps you through each day as...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Paul and Lori Heileman - MI

“While I didn't know him very well, I still knew him. It is always devastating to hear of the loss of someone you used to see every day at school. ”
26 of 27 | Posted by: Dakota Shank

“I am so sorry for your loss. May the hope of everlasting life sustain and comfort you during this difficult time. John17:3 ”
27 of 27 | Posted by: A friend

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Tyler passed away on Sunday, November 27, 2016.

Tyler was a resident of Grandville, Michigan at the time of passing.

Tyler was a 2016 Grandville High School and Kent Career Technical Center graduate.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday 4:00 pm at Resurrection Life Church 5100 Ivanrest Ave. SW Grandville with Pastor Daniel VanderKlok officiating. Interment Grandville Cemetery on Friday at 10 am. Relatives and friends may meet the family Thursday from 1-3:45 pm at Resurrection Life Church please enter through Door E. In.

In lieu of flowers those who wish may make memorial contributions to The Jason Kinzler Family First Foundation.