HERBERT “TED” BOOK, age 58 of Ada, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, December 25, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert V. Book, Jr. and Dawn O. Warren. He was the devoted husband of Beth Ann; and incredible father of Matthew and Larson. He is also survived by his sisters, Clotilde Palmerlee, Debra (John) Book-Barrows; half brother, Robert (Chris) Book; nieces Abigail and Megan Carich, Dara Franco and nephew Mark Palmerlee. Ted was born in Detroit Michigan and graduated from Grand Valley State University in 1978. He was an artist and skilled woodworker. His interests included motorcycling, skiing, golfing and camping. His passion was the water and boating on Mullet Lake where he grew up, and spending time with his sons and lifelong friends. His gentle spirit and generous heart with be deeply missed. Funeral service will be held Tuesday 12:30 p.m. at O’Brien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel, 3980 Cascade Rd. S.E., Grand Rapids with visitation one hour prior. Pastor Jeff Zell officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Goodwill Industries, Grand Rapids.