Mary Agnes Strong, age 87 of Grand Rapids, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband, H. Burton Strong. She is survived by her daughters Carol Welch, Sue (Gary) Dennis, granddaughter Holly (Forest) Rutherford and four great-grandchildren Josie and Molly Bennett, Tommy and Jonathon Rutherford. Private services will be held. Entombment Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Porter Hills Benevolent Fund, 4450 Cascade Rd. S.E., Grand Rapids, MI 49546 or Alzheimer’s Association of Michigan, 20300 Civic Center Dr. Southfield, MI 48076.