Darlyne Shoemaker

November 15, 1928 ~
September 18, 2023

Darlyne (Schelhaas) Shoemaker, age 94, of Byron Center, passed away unexpectedly and was called to her heavenly home on Monday, September 18, 2023. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Eugene; siblings, Marie (Art) Kok, Ramona Schelhaas, Bettie Bultsma, Eunice (Dan) Pfeiffer; grandson, Frank Wheeler; siblings-in-law, Jesse Schelhaas, Virginia (LaVerne) Salmon, Vita Pepper. She will be lovingly remembered by her children, Robin and Kim Shoemaker, Candice Shoemaker, Bradley Shoemaker; grandchildren, Jennifer and Kevin Merdzinski, Brandon Moore, KiraGrace Shoemaker; several great-grandchildren; siblings, Roland Schelhaas, Sylvia Wormmeester, Ruth and Donn Rubingh; sisters-in-law, Mary Jane Goorhouse, Irene Vegter; many loving nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Friday, September 22, 2023, at 2 p.m. at Matthysse Kuiper DeGraaf Funeral Home (Grandville) 4145 Chicago Dr. SW. Relatives and friends may meet the family from noon-2 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Hanley Christian Reformed Church.

Memorial Visitation
Thursday, June 22
12:00pm - 2:00pm

MKD - Grandville
4145 Chicago Dr. SW
Grandville, MI 49418

Phone: (616) 534-8656

Memorial Service
Thursday, June 22
2:00pm

MKD - Grandville
4145 Chicago Dr. SW
Grandville, MI 49418

Phone: (616) 534-8656

Leave Your Tribute Message

September 21, 2023 8:06pm
Sincere condolences to the Shoemaker extended family on the loss of Darlyne (Dar) as we called her on Homrich Ave as neighbors! Thoughts and prayers are with you during this time and beyond… cherish the memories!

- Larry Wormmeester

September 21, 2023 8:53am
My Aunt was beautiful and kind loving and we will miss her dearly.

- Verlin Schelhaas

September 20, 2023 8:49pm
May God hold you in the palm of his hand during this difficult time. Hold dear you precious memories.

- Kathy Dieball




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