John Kevin DeForest

1954 ~ 2021

John Kevin DeForest, age 66, of Conklin, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, June 4, 2021. He was preceded in death by his grandson, Jacob DeForest; brother, Neal DeForest; sister, Juanita Anez; parents, Clinton and Wilma DeForest. He will be lovingly remembered by his children: Jordan and Tara DeForest, Ronald and Sarah Idema, Cole DeForest, Alishia and Carl Teal, Janice Rhyndress; grandchildren: Olivia, Zachary, Abigail, Gabriel, Ellie, Matthew, Easton, Hunter, Austin, Everlyn, Freyja; siblings: Deborah Main, Jessica DeForest; dogs, Lily and Rocky; many nieces and nephews. John enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He also enjoyed working on cars, Berlin Raceway and visits to Torch Lake. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, June 10, 2021, at Stegenga Funeral Chapel, 3131 S. Division Ave, Wyoming. Burial will be held at Rest Lawn Memorial Park. Relatives and friends may meet the family Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home. Due to gathering restrictions, there will be a limit on the number of people who may enter the building at a time. Those who wish may make memorial contributions towards the care of his dogs.

Visitation
Wednesday, June 9
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Stegenga Funeral Chapel - Wyoming
3131 S. Division Avenue
Wyoming, MI 49548

Phone: 616-243-0176

Visitation
Wednesday, June 9
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Stegenga Funeral Chapel - Wyoming
3131 S. Division Avenue
Wyoming, MI 49548

Phone: 616-243-0176

Funeral Service
Thursday, June 10
1:00pm

Stegenga Funeral Chapel - Wyoming
3131 S. Division Avenue
Wyoming, MI 49548

Phone: 616-243-0176

Leave Your Tribute Message

June 09, 2021 9:33pm

Love you Dad!! Miss you so so much! Rest in Heaven! Your finally home with Jacob, where you wanted to be. Take good care of each other and Hunter. You are are missed by so many. ♥️

- Alishia Teel

June 09, 2021 5:41pm

Talking to family and remembering funny stories about you today. You will be missed by so many.

- Ericka S DeForest




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