Official Obituary of

Wilbert "Bill" S. Kloostra

February 17, 2024

Wilbert "Bill" Kloostra Obituary

Wilbert S. “Bill” Kloostra, age 82, of Grand Rapids, passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at the Edison Christian Health Center. Born and raised in Grand Rapids, Bill was a graduate of the Kendall College of Art and Design and was a renowned designer throughout his entire career. He is survived by his husband of 41 years, Marc Bohland; his sister, Reta Livingsten; nieces and nephews, Scott, Jill, Doug, Erin, and their spouses; sister-in-law, Michelle; brothers-in-law, Matt, Jay, Scott, and Craig as well as many close friends. Bill’s family extends special thanks to the staff of Edison Christian Health Center for their special care of Bill. A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, February 24, 2024, 3:00 PM at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 47 Jefferson Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 where friends may visit with Bill’s family from 1:30 PM until the time of the service. Burial in Washington Park Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bill’s memory may be directed to First-Hand Aid or Edison Christian Health Center.


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February 24, 2024

1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Westminster Presbyterian Church
47 Jefferson Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Funeral Service
February 24, 2024

3:00 PM
Westminster Presbyterian Church
47 Jefferson Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503


Edison Christian Health Center
1000 Edison Ave. NW, Grand Rapids MI 49504
Tel: 1-616-453-2475

First-Hand Aid
P.O Box 150171, Grand Rapids MI 49515-0171


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