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Helen Louise (Thomas) Thorpe

July 10, 1926 ~ October 12, 2021 (age 95)

Obituary

Helen L. Thorpe, age 95, went peacefully to be with her heavenly father on October 12, 2021. She was born in Coopersville, MI to the late Anthony and Ada (Belville) Thomas. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband’s Jacob Bouwkamp, Lee Waldie and Bill Thorpe, twin infant sons, son Dale Bouwkamp, 7 sisters, 1 brother and son-in-law Donald Michael. She will be deeply missed by her daughter Linda Michael; daughter-in-law, Debbie Bouwkamp; special son-in-law, David Speet; step son Tim Thorpe; 4 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild and 1 more on the way. The family would like to give a special thanks to Spectrum Hospice and Fountain View of Coopersville, Sandy Happeny for doing Helens hair for over 30 years and a big thanks to Carolyn Dorsey for her care she gave to Helen. In keeping with her wish cremation has taken place. Burial will take place in the Coopersville-Polkton Twp. Cemetery. Life celebration service will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, October 30, 2021 at the United Methodist Church, 105 68th Ave N, Coopersville, MI 49404. Relatives and friends may meet the family Saturday, October 30, 2021 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 AM at church. Memorial donations may be made to Spectrum Health Hospice, 100 Michigan St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 or Fountain View of Coopersville, 640 W. Randall St. Coopersville, MI 49404. Online condolences may be left on her tribute wall at www.throopfh.com

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Coopersville 616-837-8161 

     

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
October 30, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Coopersville United Methodist Church
105 N. 68th Ave
Coopersville, MI 49404

Life Celebration Funeral Service
Saturday
October 30, 2021

11:00 AM
Coopersville United Methodist Church
105 N. 68th Ave
Coopersville, MI 49404

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