On Monday, August 12th, 2014, a judge ordered a mental competency exam for the 12-year-old.
Memorial Service Information for Conner Verkerke:
Place: Cornerstone Church Address: 1675 84th St SE, Caledonia Township, MI 49316
Visitation: Wednesday, August 13th, 2014, from 10:30-11-30 am at Cornerstone Church
Service:11:30 am Wednesday, August 13th, 2014, at Cornerstone Church
VEKERKE, CONNOR – Our deeply loved son, Connor Verkerke, age 9, of Kentwood, was taken from us unexpectedly on Monday, August 4, 2014. He was a student at Excel Charter Academy, a member of Cub Scout Pack 3373 in Comstock Park, played soccer, and loved to dance and sing. Connor will be deeply missed by his parents, Dani and Jared; his brothers, Kameron (7), Riley (5), Morgan (3); his grandparents, Nana, Sue (Potts) and Grandpa Tim Fiebig, Bill Verkerke; and many other people who loved him. Visitation will be held Wednesday, August 13, from 10:30 to 11:30 am with a memorial service following at 11:30 am at Cornerstone Church, 1675 84th St. SE, with Dr. Bradley P. Kalajainen officiating. Contributions in memory of Connor may be made to www.gofundme.com/michaelconnorverkerke.