Gus DeVries age 79 passed away March 15 2012. He was preceded in death by his brother Hank. He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years Jane (VanderVliet) DeVries; siblings John DeVries Joyce (Bill) Venneman Julie (Dave) Speenstra Jan (Ron) Holtrop Jim DeVries; sisters-in-law Evelyn DeVries Ruth (Bert)VanderMeer Shirley (Peter) Pijnapples; brother-in-law Marvin VanderVliet; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. at Roth-Gerst Chapel 305 N. Hudson Lowell. Rev. Dr. Marvin VanderVliet officiating. Interment Merriman Cemetery. Visitation one hour prior to service at the chapel. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimers Association 2944 Fuller Ave. N.E., Grand Rapids MI 49505.