Obituary: Rose Stam, 75, of Holland

November 6, 2023

Rose Stam

Obituary: Rose Stam, 75, of Holland

Beloved wife and mother, Rose Marie Stam nee Miles, 75, died peacefully at Spectrum Health Butterworth in Grand Rapids on October 28, 2023. Rose was born in Holland, Michigan, and attended Holland Public Schools. She married Craig Stam Sr. in 1966. Rose was active in her church and community. She worked full-time and retired from BBI Corporation.

Rose was preceded in death by her parents, Vernon Miles and Martha Van Der Meulen; daughter, Koren Stam; sister, Hazel Rice (Bill); brother, Marvin Miles; in-laws, Corneilus Stam (Casey), Cordelia Ann Stam, Lonnie Stewart, Eldon Geerlings, Del Stam (JoAnn), Leon Stam, and Dallas Hunley

She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Craig Stam, Sr; children, Cassie Stam; son, Craig Stam, Jr.; sisters, Grace Stewart, Pearl Geerlings, Crystal Walters (Robert); brother, David Miles (Charlotte); in-laws Ginger Hunley, Nella Jamie (Carlos), Neal Stam, Jaidean Den Herder (Mitch), Kenneth Stam (Melissa); and many nieces and nephews

A visitation for Rose will be held Thursday, November 9, 2023 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Lakeshore Memorial Services, 11939 James Street, Holland. A funeral service will occur Friday, November 10, 2023 at noon at Lakeshore Memorial Services, officiated by Rich Chasse. A graveside service will follow at Restlawn Memorial Gardens, 994 Paw Paw Drive, Holland and a reception will follow the graveside at 1 p.m. at Dutch Treat Camping & Recreation, 10300 Gordon St, Zeeland.


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