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Luanne "Lu" DeGraaf

April 20, 1959 - September 15, 2021
Paw Paw, MI



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St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
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Taylor's Florist and Gifts
215 E. Michigan Ave.
Paw Paw, MI 49079
(269) 657-6256
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Life Story / Obituary


DeGRAAF, Luanne “Lu”

Of Paw Paw

Age 62, died peacefully on September 15, 2021 at her home. She was born April 20, 1959 in Hastings. She earned her GED from Paw Paw High School and worked for 31 years at Knouse Foods. Lu enjoyed gardening and cheering on her beloved Detroit Tigers. She was preceded in death by 2 sons: Eric and Jeremey Roscoe and by her father, Gordon Cronk. Surviving are her husband, Gregory DeGraaf; 2 sons: Gordy Roscoe and Joe DeGraaf (Ali Alessi) and by her step-mother, Bonnie Cronk. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Visit Lu’s webpage at BetzlerLifeStory.com to archive favorite memories, photos and sign her guestbook. Betzler & Thompson Life Story Funeral Homes, 60900 M-40, Paw Paw, (269) 657-3870.