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Scott DeVries

March 13, 1958 - May 3, 2022
Mattawan, MI


Celebration of Life Gathering

Saturday, May 21, 2022
1:00 PM to 10:00 PM EDT
Paw Paw Conservation Club Hall
56222 30th Street
Paw Paw, MI 49079

The gathering will be throughout the day.

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At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Centrica Care Navigators
7100 Stadium Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 345-0273
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Animal's Best Friend
PO Box 443
Oshtemo, MI 49009
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Life Story / Obituary


Scott DeVries, age 64, of Mattawan died on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. He was born on March 13, 1958 in Grand Rapids, the son of Wilford and Sidney DeVries and graduated from Gull Lake High School in 1976. Scott was an outdoorsman who liked to golf and fish. Some of his other interest include playing cards and corn hole. He was a big fan of the Detroit Lions and Tigers. He retired from General Motors as an electrician after 31 years. On February 3, 1989 he married Vicki Shook and together they enjoyed camping where they made numerous friends.

Members of his family include his wife Vicki; 2 children: Stacey Cox, Jesse (Richelle) Cox; 4 brothers: Steve (Linda), David (Carolyn), Dean( Alicia), Dale (Penny) DeVries. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held on Saturday, (MAY 21), starting at 1 pm and continuing throughout the day at the Paw Paw Conservation Club Hall, 56222 30th Street, Paw Paw. Visit Scott’s webpage at BetzlerLifeStory.com to archive favorite memories, photos and sign his guestbook. Memorial contributions may be made to Animal’s Best Friend or Centrica Care Navigators. Betzler Life Story Funeral Homes, 6080 Stadium Drive, Kalamazoo (269) 375-2900.