Ervin Duane LaGrow, 77, of Benton Harbor, MI passed away April 21, 2019 at Allegan Hospital in Allegan, MI surrounded by his loving family. A celebration of life service will be held Monday, April 29, 2019 at 10:00 am at St. Matthew’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 121 Kline St., Benton Harbor, MI with Pastor Jeff Bolwerk officiating. Memorials may be made in Ervin’s name to the church. Arrangements entrusted to Purely Cremations – Starks Family Funeral Homes and Cremation Services 926-9440. For those who wish to leave a condolence for the family online you may do so at www.purelycremations.org.
Ervin was born December 27, 1941 in Evart, MI to Ervin and Katherine (Kranich) LaGrow. He married the love of his life, Bonita Lou Bonow, on August 10, 1973 at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Benton Harbor, MI. Ervin was an active member of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church as an usher, member of the choir, and visited shut-ins. Ervin owned and operated his trucking business until his retirement in 2013. He was an avid fisherman and had an extensive collection of model cars. Ervin will be remembered for his soft, tender heart and love for his family.
Ervin is survived by his wife, Bonita; daughter, Christina (Jay) Wehrly of Watervliet; grandchildren, Andrea, Tyler, Paige, and Cecilia; great-grandchildren, Scott, Shea, Noah, Austin, Odin, Bentley and Finnley; sisters, Donna, Tina and Anne; brothers, Robert, Richard and Daniel LaGrow and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and five brothers.
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