Memorials and Tributes

Memorial gifts to Van Andel Institute are a fitting tribute to a cherished loved one. Below are current memorials of those whose families have suggested donations to Van Andel Institute. Click on a name below to donate. 

If you do not see a particular name listed, please visit our donation page and fill in the memorial information at the bottom.

Name Designated Fund
Dominic Amante Parkinson’s disease
Philip Battershall Alzheimer’s research
Raymond Becker Parkinson’s disease
Wendy Jo Blakely Pancreatic cancer
George Blasen Parkinson’s disease
George Blasen Parkinson’s disease
Caitlin Boudreau Cancer research
Robert Bradford Parkinson’s disease
Richard Cebelak Parkinson’s disease
Lawrence DeSantis, Jr. Pancreatic cancer
Susan Hawkins Alzheimer’s disease
Gisela Kah Alzheimer’s disease
Dawn Krupp Alzheimer’s disease
Joann Lehman Parkinson’s disease
Donald MacDonald Cancer research
Merl Morehouse Unrestricted
Joan Veronica Teeley O’Connor Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease
Ellen Roberts Parkinson’s disease
William Roth Parkinson’s disease
Fred Rozema Unrestricted
Randall “Randy” Sullivan Cancer research
Sue Suwyn Unrestricted
George Vande Woude Unrestricted
Elizabeth VanderJagt Alzheimer’s disease
Patricia Vaughan Cancer research
Carol Winton Cancer research or Parkinson’s disease
William Zoller Unrestricted

Tribute links will remain active for one year after the last donation is received. If you do not see a particular name listed, please visit our donation page and fill in the memorial information at the bottom.

To learn more about establishing a memorial or tribute fund or designating Van Andel Institute for memorial gifts, please contact Hanna Smith at Hanna.Smith@vai.org or 616.234.5392.