Kalamazoo pastor

7.14.14:  Kalamazoo Pastor turns 100 and passes away 2 days later

 

A Kalamazoo area pastor who just celebrated his 100th birthday passes away over the weekend.

 

Pastor Louis Grother led Zion Lutheran Church in Kalamazoo between 1949 and 1984 when he retired.

 

He started a campus ministry at Western Michigan University and also served as a chaplain for the Kalamazoo Police and fire Departments.

 

Pastor Grother turned 100 year-old last week and 2 days later passed away.

 

Funeral arrangements for pastor Grother are pending.