Memorial Tree Planting


The type of tree plantings must be approved by the Grounds, Maintenance and Lake Committee. All trees must be planted in an approved area. The plantings must be of at least 1.5” in diameter, and have a covering of mulch of 4-6’ in diameter around the tree. Tree is guaranteed for one year after planting, after that the donor is responsible for its care. A memorial 4x8” plaque can be ordered through the office and must be placed within the mulch circle. Please contact Kathy at to order the plaque. Donor needs to maintain tree with water, trimming, etc. If the tree dies, the donor is responsible for removal or replacement of the tree.

The cost is $250 per tree, which includes planting and care for the first season.

Call or stop by to see Nelson Bouma, Site 596: (616) 644-4691 for more information.

Approved Trees

  • Gold Leaf Maple (Hard)
  • Purple Beechnut
  • Kousa Dogwood
  • Crimson King Maple
  • Bradford Pear
  • Crab Trees
  • Blood Leaf Maple
  • Purple Weeping Beech
  • Hemlock
  • Ivory Silk
  • Sweet Gum
  • Tulip Tree

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April 15, 2020

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May 23, 2020

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