Edward Emelander
1929 - 2020
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Emelander, Edward Hudsonville Edward Emelander, age 90, of Hudsonville, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, July 25, 2020. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 69 years, Helen Emelander; children, Patti and Steve Rich, Mike and Sue Emelander, Dan Emelander, Jeff Emelander; 10 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; brothers, Andrew and Laura Emelander, Stanley and Gail Emelander; sisters-in-law, Gertrude Emelander, Bernice Zeman. He was preceded in death by his daughter-in-law, Lisa Emelander; several brothers and a sister. Ed worked for Blink Lumber Company before working at Steelcase for 26 years. He served his country in the US Army. A graveside service will be held at Georgetown Cemetery on Wednesday, July 29, at 10:00 A.M. Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Hospice. The family wishes to thank the staff of American House Cottonwood for the care they provided Ed.

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Published in Grand Rapids Press from Jul. 25 to Jul. 26, 2020.
Graveside service
10:00 AM
Georgetown Cemetery
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August 1, 2020
I remember when Ed worked for my father, Lambert (Pat) Blink at the lumber yard in Marne. Heartfelt sympathy to the Emelander family.
Carole (Blink) Baker. Polson, Montana
August 1, 2020
Alecia Weih
July 27, 2020
Good-by Ed, My Father in Law. You are now at peace. Thank you for all your encouragement to Patti, Kelly, And myself. We Love You.
steve rich
July 26, 2020
Good-by father. Thank you for raising me to value hard work and honesty. I will surely miss you.
Daniel Emelander
July 26, 2020
Gloria and I wish you to know that our thoughts are with you Helen, and your extended family, at your loss.
Larry Byle
July 26, 2020
Amy and I are so sorry for your loss. We both worked with Ed for many years at Steelcase and considered him a close friend. He will be missed.

ROGER K Zoet & Amy Zoet
July 25, 2020
Mike, Dan and families, so sorry for your loss. Your Dad was a really good guy. Enjoyed my time working around Ed, Mike and Dan! Keeping you in my prayers.
Stan Jaskiewicz
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