At least three businesses within BarFly Ventures will be closing early Thursday, March 16, so workers can remember the life of a 7-year-old girl.

HopCat, Grand Rapids Brewing Company and Stella's Lounge have posted on Facebook they willl be closing at 3 p.m.

Employees will be attending services for Mackenzie Boyd, the daughter of BarFly co-founder Garry Boyd.

According to her obituary, Boyd died suddenly Friday, March 10. Her memorial will be at the Clock Chapel in Grand Haven at 5 p.m. Thursday.

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