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“Rest in Peace ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Tamera Burgess

“I Love You & Miss You Dad ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara "Barbie" Vannoller - TN

“I fist met the Colonel about 2 1/2 years ago and had the pleasure of visiting with him several times over the holidays. He was a friendly and...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Bob Richards

“Sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I have so many good memories. Will be in Missouri for a cousins funeral there so won't be to the celebration of Bob...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Jim & Marilyn - Grand Rapids, MI

“So many memories! When in little league baseball dad came to every game even though I never got a hit. He never criticized, never told me to man-up...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Bob - Lowell, MI - Son

“We will miss your smiling face and great talks, rest in peace. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Randy & Amy McCallum - MI

“God bless you ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Dakota krzysik

1-9-2013 Last night I got to see Dad before heading back to Tn. “There isn't enough words to write to describe how great Dad was. I am so thankful we got to see one last time. He fought a battle so long & he just...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara ( Barbie) VanNoller - TN

“Colonel will be missed, he is home now with our lord. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Pam Krzysik - Lowell, MI - Friend

VAN NOLLER – Mr. Robert "Colonel" VanNoller aged 76 passed away Friday, January 11, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bert and Eva.

Surviving are his children, Roger (Jean), Robert (Gail), Barbara VanNoller; 8 grandchildren, Kristina (Aaron) Lee, Natasha VanNoller, Baily VanNoller, Tara Bates, Austin Bates, Jennifer (Colin) Shepherd, Kriste Warren, Tracy (Jeff) Wolfe; 5 great grandchildren, Keira and Ayden Lee, Kasey, Lucas and Chelsea Wolfe; special family member, Marlene McDermott-VanNoller-Cook; brother, Christopher VanNoller.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, January 27, 2013 from 1 to 4PM at Rollaway, 805 E. Main in Lowell.

Our father, also know as "Colonel" was a life-long resident of West Michigan except for his Military service in the mid 50's. Although diagnosed with Prostate cancer at age 55, he soldiered on another 21yrs before he was called home. He thoroughly enjoyed the last 10yrs of his life as a resident of Lowell helping his son with his Family Entertainment Business. He loved his family, Churches, lunches at the Senior Center and fellowship with the members of Gilda's Club. Colonel will be deeply missed. He often said "Everyday is a bonus. If today is the day, that's OK, I am ready" "God Bless".