Arda Tole, age 71 of Grand Rapids, passed away November 8, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Nico and Nellie van der Sluis; and mother-in-law, Eleanor Tole. Arda is survived by her husband, Dave Tole; children, Steve (Jenny) Tole, Petra (John) Seals; grandchildren, Sydney, Dana, Davis, and Colette Tole, Harper and Hazel Seals; father-in-law, Robert Tole; brothers, Kees (Lenie), Hans (Mieke), Charel van der Sluis; sisters, Ellen (Bert) Vogels, Marjolein (Harrie) van der Putten, Yvonne (Rob) Verheij; sister and brother-in-law, Christine (Bert) Loveless, and Al (Vickie) Tole. Arda enjoyed sewing, biking, and helping others in any way she could. She was an inspiration to others through her attitude toward life and her strong religious beliefs. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 am Friday, November 12, 2021, at St. Robert of Newminster, 6477 Ada Dr SE, Ada, MI 49301 with visitation one-hour prior. Msgr. Ernest Schneider, celebrant. In lieu of flowers, donate to Lack’s Cancer Center Patient Assistance Fund to honor the original intent of the Bike for Cancer at www.saintmarysfoundationgr.com/saint-marys-donation.