Bernard “Bernie” Shashaguay, age 90, died Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at Clark Retirement Community surrounded by family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bea Shashaguay. Bernard was the Conference Treasurer for fourteen years.
A memorial service is planned for 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at the Clark Chapel. Visitation will be held at 12:00 p.m. prior to the service. Coffee and dessert will be served after the service. Arrangements are being handled by the Metcalf & Jonkhoff Funeral Home.
Condolences may be directed to Bernard’s daughter, Sally Timm c/o of Clark Retirement Community.
Obituaries will be published in the Grand Rapids Press—an announcement on December 21 with a complete obituary to follow later—and in the Holland Sentinel within the week.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grand Rapids Trinity UMC, Holland First UMC, or the Clark Benevolent Fund.