Ronald Charles Kriekaard, age 83 of Grand Rapids, went to be with his Lord on Thursday, February 14, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents Anthony and Mary and brother William Kriekaard. He is survived by sisters Joyce Thompson, Marilyn (William) Race, Pearl Elmer; sister-in-law Marge Kriekaard; many nieces and nephews. A Graveside service will be Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Oak Hill cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Mel Trotter Ministries, 225 Commerce SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.