Cemetery Board

 

Overview

Authorized to declare such rules and regulations which it deems appropriate concerning mausoleums, monuments, markers, decoration of lots and such other matters deemed pertinent to the care and custody of the cemetery.

Board Meeting Minutes
Government Meeting Calendar
Agendas

Regular Meetings

  • 3:00 p.m.
  • 2nd Monday of every month
  • Lake Forest Cemetery Chapel
    1304 Lake Avenue
    Grand Haven MI 49417

Member Qualifications

Comprised of five citizens of the city who have qualifications required by this charter for elective officers of the city; provided that, when the scope of interest of any board may extend beyond the limits of the city, one member of the board may be a nonresident.

Term Length: 5 years

Members

  • Cynthia A. Crane
    Term: June 6, 2022 – June 30, 2027
  • Kathryn Roberts
    Term: June 3, 2019 – June 30, 2024
  • Dennis Scott
    Term: June, 20, 2022 – June 30, 2027
  • Ronald Streng, Chairperson
    Term: February 17, 2020 – June 30, 2023
  • Edward Watkins
    Term: June 20, 2022 – June 30, 2026

Staff Support

References

Appointment History

First Name Last Name Appointed Term End Classification
Rita Marie Brook (Fortino-Brook) 10/15/2007 6/30/2012  
Rita Marie Brook (Fortino-Brook) 6/18/2012 6/30/2017  
Rita Marie Brook (Fortino-Brook) 6/19/2017 1/4/2021  
Cynthia Crane 7/20/2020 6/30/2022  
Cynthia Crane 6/6/2022 6/30/2027  
Brent Fett 12/19/2011 6/30/2012  
Brent Fett 6/18/2012 6/30/2017  
Brent Fett 6/19/2017 7/20/2020  
Patsy Fojtik 3/5/2001 6/30/2006  
Dan Glueck 7/25/1994 6/30/1999  
Fran Hierholzer 3/27/1995 6/30/1997  
Fran Hierholzer 7/14/1997 6/30/2002  
John Hierholzer 8/5/2002 6/30/2007  
John Hierholzer 6/18/2007 6/30/2012  
Sean McParlan Sterzer 6/19/2006 6/30/2011  
Sean McParlan Sterzer 6/20/2011 6/30/2016  
Janet Mieras 6/30/1992 6/30/1997  
Janet Mieras 7/14/1997 9/15/2000 ALTERNATE
Kathryn Roberts 4/25/2016 6/30/2019  
Kathryn Roberts 6/3/2019 6/30/2024  
Joe Roetter 7/14/1997 6/30/2002  
Joe Roetter 8/5/2002 6/30/2007  
Bernard Ruiter 6/14/1993 6/30/1996  
Bernard Ruiter 6/24/1996 3/5/2001  
Gordon Stockhill 12/19/1996 6/30/1998  
Gordon Stockhill 6/22/1998 6/30/2003  
Gordon Stockhill 6/16/2003 6/12/2006  
Ronald Streng 02/17/2020 06/30/2023  
Bonnie Tammen 7/7/2008 6/30/2013  
Bonnie Tammen 7/1/2013 6/30/2018  
Peter VanDyke 12/7/1998 6/30/1999  
Peter VanDyke 9/8/1999 6/30/2004  
Peter VanDyke 12/6/2005 6/30/2009  
Peter VanDyke 6/15/2009 6/30/2014  
Connie VanSchelven 4/24/2017 6/30/2021