Memorial service set for Grand Valley senior

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A memorial service for a Grand Valley student who died after he was hit by a car will be held on Saturday, November 17.

Kyle Ackerman,  a senior majoring in film and video production with an emphasis in animation, died November 10 in Holland.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Brooklyn Presbyterian Church, 160 N. Main St., in Brooklyn, Mich.

Toni Perrine, associate professor of communications, expressed her thoughts on behalf of the School of Communications. "Kyle was a good student with an open mind and positive attitude," she said. "He was a talented animator and a productive member of our program. We are all shocked and saddened by this loss."