At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

RBM Ministries
P.O. Box 128
Plainwell, MI 49080
(269) 342-9879
Web Site


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

VanderSalm's Flipse
1120 S. Burdick
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(800) 232-7134
Driving Directions
Web Site

1830 S. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 349-4961
Driving Directions
Web Site

Wedel's Nursery Florist & Garden Center
5020 Texas Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 345-1195
Driving Directions

Life Story / Obituary


Larry A. Bolhuis, beloved father and grandfather went home to be with his Lord and Savior on February 10, 2016 at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo after a long battle with cancer. Larry was born in Kalamazoo on March 25, 1944 the son of Henry & Anna (Grooten) Bolhuis whom preceded him in death. Larry was united in marriage to his loving wife the former Nancy C. Becker on April 12, 1968; she preceded him in death on September 29, 2011 as well as did his brother Dan Bolhuis. Larry is survived by his sons Larry R. (Christine) Bolhuis and Mark (Veronica) Bolhuis all of Climax; his grandchildren Emily, Elizabeth, Matthew & Joshua Bolhuis, his sister Stella (Lloyd) Gosa of Kalamazoo, his brother Lambert (Jan) Bolhuis of Galesburg and Henry (Linda) Bolhuis of Augusta as well as many other relatives. Larry loved his Lord and served him as a printer for Rural Bible Missions (RBM Ministries) for over 40 years. His other passions were raising his family and working with his sons on the family’s 100 year old farm. Larry has been cremated and a private family service and internment will be held at a later date. Please visit Larry’s memory page at www.lifestorynet.com where you can leave memory, share a photo and sign his guest book. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to RBM Ministries of Plainwell. The family was cared for by Life Story Funeral Homes, Portage (344-5600).