Garry A. Duram

June 16, 1946 ~ August 21, 2019 (age 73)

Garry A. Duram, age 73 of Grand Haven, passed away at home on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 after a short courageous battle with cancer. He was born on June 16, 1946 in Muskegon, MI to the late Francis and Caroline (Elzinga) Duram. Garry married the love of his life, Susan Anderson, on November 26, 1965 in Muskegon, MI.

Garry retired from the City of Greenville as the Chief of Police, and was a former police officer in Grand Haven for several years. He always put his faith first and loved to share his passion for the Lord with anyone he came into contact with. Garry cherished making memories with his family and friends. From winters in Nokomis, FL, to summers on Beaver Island, to family trips to Disney World; a lot of amazing memories were made.

Garry will be missed and remembered by his family; wife, Sue; daughters, Lorri (Bill) Keller and Amanda (Ryan) Jager; son, Garry (Teresa) Duram; grandchildren: Ashley, McKenna, and Kayla Duram, Billy (Stephanie) Keller, Jessica (Chris) Witter, Hannah (Larry) Livington, Aiden and Amelia Jager; brother, Ron (Karen) Duram; sister-in-law, Nancy Anderson; brothers-in-law, Rick (Andrea) Anderson and Roy (Janice) Anderson; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Gordon and Tom Duram.

The Memorial Service for Garry will be at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 25, 2019 at Harvest Bible Campus Spring Lake with Pastor Larry Dyksterhouse officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Love in Action.


Donations may be made to:

Love in Action
1106 Fulton Street, Grand Haven MI 49417

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