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1953 Michael 2020

Michael Okke

January 30, 1953 — May 20, 2020

Michael James Okke, age 67 of Whitehall formerly of Marne passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Mike was born in Grand Rapids, MI to the late Gervin and Lucille (Handlogten) Okke and was a graduate of Coopersville High School Class of 1971. He was employed as a butcher and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Mike is survived by his daughter and grandchildren, Trisha (Brad) Thompson, Chase Thompson and Kadence Thompson; daughter and grandson, Melissa Okke and Noah Umlor; Ex-wife, Diane Okke; brother Doug (Harriet) Okke; sister, Cheryl Okke and several nieces and nephews. In keeping with his wish cremation has taken place with no service. An online guestbook may be signed at

Throop Funeral Home, Coopersville, ph. 616-837-8161

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