Thank you for the care, guidance, and support you provided to our family during the loss of our Mom. It was so comforting working with you during this difficult time knowing every detail was covered. We appreciate not only the expertise of your business, but especially the personal care provided by Greg to our family. Thanks again Langland Family!
We feel so fortunate to have worked with the Langeland family as we planned the celebration of our Mom’s life. Their guidance, patience, and compassion exceeded our expectations.
We appreciate the hospitable and professional way the viewing and services were performed. It helps make such a tragic loss more bearable when you have the amount of support our family did from Langelands.
Your compassion in our time of loss was such a blessing and very much appreciated. We were very comforted by the gentle words and thoughtful actions from the entire staff in the planning and services to honor our loved one.
Your service at a time like this was wonderful. I can't thank you enough for everything you did in leading us through this difficult time. You were ALL wonderful.
Every detail was perfect! What a joy! We are very thankful to you and your associates!
Thank you so much for your loving care of our family during the loss of our mother. All of your staff were so kind, from the planning staff, to the staff who came to pick up mom, our early encounters were kind and compassionate. We would especially like to thank the staff who were with us during visitation, they were a joy to work with and they made a difficult night a little easier.
Thank you for all your help during the funeral. It is so helpful to leave the details to the professionals.
Thank you very much for your care and concern for our family during this difficult time. All of you have been so very kind and helpful and showed reverence throughout everything. You're so wonderful to work with.
Thank you so much for fulfilling our mother's final wishes. Everyone was so kind and respectful to our family in our time of grief.
My grandma would be so pleased that you helped to honor her so beautifully. Thank you for answering our questions and being there to support us.
Every detail was carried through with respect and dignity.
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Mert, a devoted patriot, served his country in the United States Naval Reserves, flying his flag daily thereafter. He attended Western Michigan University for four years prior to embarking on his 40-year career as the owner and operator of Frost Standard, the largest full-service gas station in South Western Michigan. Well respected for his business acumen, he was a mentor for many other entrepreneurs. As an active community minded individual, he was a member of the Masonic Lodge and Shriners International. He enjoyed meeting the families while driving them to Shriner’s Hospital for Children in Chicago and Cincinnati for their children to receive medical care, making over 280 trips total. Mert belonged to the Elks Club in Otsego; he was a member of TPA, AMBUCS, YKATS Swim Club, WMU Blue Line Club, and Alamo Little League. He was honored to receive a Paul Harris Fellow from Rotary International. Mert enjoyed going to car shows and was an avid sports fan. He enjoyed his time together with his friends from school and they were known as the Milwood Lunch Bunch. Mert is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Doris (Hutchins) Frost; four children, Dianne Hunter, Linda (Rick) Bukoski, John “Jack” (Kim) Frost and Susan (Steve) Andrie; ten grandchildren, Becky, Maria, Julianna, Aria, Aydin, Ansel, Kimmy, Jimmy, Nicole and Tommy; and one great-grandchild, Ava.
Mert was lain to rest with full military honors in Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Michigan.