James “Jim” Matthew Butler, 63, of Grand Rapids, MI, passed away on Wednesday October 6, 2021 at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital.
James was born in Grand Rapids on December 4, 1957 to parents Lewellyn Butler & Marion Boening who precede him in death.
James is Loved & remembered by his children, Brittney Johnson & Alissa Butler; his grandchildren, Draelyn Johnson, Serenity Johnson, & Alexander Butler; & brother, Dan Butler.
James was a loving & devoted father who had a deep admiration for the outdoors. He enjoyed hunting & fishing in his previous years & viewed the woods as a second home. He was a spiritual man who found comfort in the words of the Lord. He was baptized at birth & again in his final days. James was a man who could talk to anybody & everybody. He loved his children & grandchildren more than anything in the world. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.