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December 2014


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Alumni Necrology

Deaths of Hope College Alumni reported for
calendar years 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011,2012
, 2013 and 2014

Updated on January 9, 2014

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Justin Aalpoel '43 (5/25/08)
Esther VanAlsberg '40 Aardsma (9/4/12)
James D. Adams '40 (2/6/08)
Betty Timmer '47 Afton (9/30/08)
Marian Holman '49 Agre (6/16/08)
Levi Akker '51 (11/8/11)
Barbara Johnson '51 Allen (1/10/08)
Lois Glerum '41 Alofs (3/20/09)
Walter W. Ambler '42 (1/28/10)
Howard Anders '50 (6/24/90)
Tammy Nantelle '93 Anderson (4/29/12)
William G. Anderson '49 (9/22/09)
Harriet Oonk '31 Antonides (11/9/11)
Rebecca Arenas '86 (10/29/11)
Larry Arends '59 (4/4/13)
William Arendshorst '38 (1/23/13)
John J. Arnold '49 (12/11/08)
Alfred Arwe '51 (5/16/12)
Howard B. Ausema '58 (1/22/10)

Randall J. Baar '57 (12/2/08)
Justin Bailey '10 (6/23/11)
James Baker '57 (9/15/11)
Howard Ball '51 (6/2/12)
Harold Banger '44 (12/9/09)
Maxine VanZylen '44 Battjes (10/20/13)
Gladys Dornbos '40 Bauman (3/10/12)
Dorothy Boot '48 Barense (4/3/10)
Mary Jane Mulder '47 Baron (9/1/09)
Barbara Kooy '72 Bauer (2/6/12)
Elaine Ter Haar '49 Van Liere Baxter (4/9/08)
MaryJane Dixon '66 Baxter (12/25/10)
Daniel D. Beatty '47 (2/13/08)
Joyce Leighley '58 Beckering (8/31/12)
Edward Beckman '66 (04/09/11)
William Beebe '69 (9/5/13)
Sondra Decker '60 Beede (4/12/09)
Lloyd G. Beekman '53 (8/2/09)
Don Bekkering '61 (7/10/13)
Isla Stegink '61 Beld (8/16/11)
JoAnn VanKolken '51 Belter (9/20/10)
Susan VanWyk '68 Benedict (2/21/13)
Carol Yeckel '76 Bennett-Gerber (5/20/08)
Connie Nies '56 Berghage (8/25/09)
William S. Bernard '91 (12/15/10)
Michael J. Berry '70 (10/12/08)
Fred Bertsch '41 (10/10/12)
Lenore VanderMade '40 Bethka (6/10/11)
John Beuker '52 (4/25/13)
Nicole Beuschel '11 (2/21/11)
John Billett '56 (11/3/13)
Alan Bilyeu '69 (6/25/08)
Fredric Birdsall '57 (6/9/12)
Richard Bisson Sr. '69 (5/27/09)
Kathleen Mierema '67 Bjork (3/20/11)
Helena Gill '53 Blackstock (4/29/13)
Dirk C. Bloemendaal Sr. '52 (12/8/09)
William Bloemendaal '54 (5/30/12)
Vera Holle '34 Bloemers (5/6/08)
Jason A. Blout '05 (9/12/08)
Clarence E. Bobb '50 (11/1/09)
Dorothy Kruizenga '51 Boelens (1/1/13)
Jack O. Boerigter '54 93/3/10)
Ruth Brouwer '51 Boersma (12/10/09)
Wendell Boersma '48 (4/23/13)
Jack G. Boeskool '51 (7/25/08)
Arnold Boeve '59 (6/23/11)
Clarence "Con" Boeve '51 (6/6/13)
Henrietta Bast '38 Bonnette (4/27/08)
Robert Bonthuis '40 (8/14/11)
Marvin Bonzelaar '45 (9/7/10)
Gerrit Boogerd '54 (4/4/10)
Rebecca Booi '76 (5/16/13)
Charles Boonstra '42 (4/3/11)
Marianne Wildschut '59 Boonstra-Elzinga (9/30/09)
Barbara Borr-Veurink '82 (1/22/13)
Pauline Potter '35 Borr (4/6/08)
Dorothy Kranendonk '50 Bosch (2/20/10)
Jone Bosch '79 (09/10/12)
Ann Fikse '47 Boss (11/26/10)
Sarella VanOss '42 Bossenbroek (8/8/12)
Virgina Miller '57 Bostian (2/15/11)
Marie Steketee '45 Bostick (10/11/13)
Virginia Ellison '40 Boswell (4/8/10)
Analene Pruis '53 Botkin (8/25/11)
Donald S. Botsford '40 (7/18/09)
Nella Derks '32 Bouma (5/8/08)
Robert Bouwma '72 (6/9/10)
Julia Klinge '38 Bouws (9/10/10)
Elizabeth Goehner '36 Boven (2/15/12)
Stanley Boven '36 (4/18/12)
Mark Boyce '78 (5/3/13)
William Brace '50 (6/18/09)
Floyd Brady '68 (2/3/08)
Jeanann Elgersma '65 Brandt (12/21/11)
Ruth Ellison '46 Brandt (2/24/12)
Annette Bratt '66 (3/23/13)
David Breen '72 (6/1/13)
Irwin Brink '53 (9/19/10)
Jean Ruiter '43 Brondyke (10/14/08)
Luella Brady '48 Broward (2/20/11)
Malcolm Brown '49 (11/20/10)
Marilyn Ray '72 Brown (5/17/11)
Marion Churchill '50 Brown (2/10/08)
Richard E. Brown '59 (10/5/08)
Duke Nguyen Browning '80 (9/23/09)
Laurence Bruggers '41 (8/20/08)
Robert Bruggink '38 (11/7/13)
Adrian Bruininks '53 (3/14/12)
Leonard Bruns '53 (5/11/10)
Vicky Buck '91 (8/4/08)
Ruth Tempas '50 Buehler (04/20/11)
Carol TenHaken '60 Buitendorp (3/12/08)
Jerry Bulthuis '40 (11/30/10)
R. Douglas "Doug" Burchett '92 (9/15/09)
James T. Burger '43 (12/5/08)
Marion Pless '64 Burger (9/26/09)
Helen Burroughs '52 (04/03/11)
Albert Bursma Jr. '59 (2/16/12)
Betty Mulder '45 Burton (9/24/10)
Lawrence Buteyn '39 (5/21/09)
Allen Buurma '61 (11/11/13)
Harold R. Bylsma '51 (5/16/08)

Michael J. Camburn '94 (11/15/08)
Dennis Camp '59 (10/3/11)
William L. Carlough '52 (1/14/10)
Carol Matheis '57 Cassidy (11/10/08)
Kevin Cavanaugh '79 (3/7/11)
James Ceton '64 (8/28/11)
Mary Jane Dinkeloo '44 Chandler (3/24/13)
Lois DePree '34 Chapman (4/26/10)
Judi Loebl '75 Ching (8/20/11)
John "Stan" Christofferson '79 (5/18/12)
David Clark '60 (1/21/11)
Richard Clark '62 (5/19/12)
Sarah Brannock '44 Clark (4/22/08)
Chalres Claver '48 (9/15/13)
Russell Cloetingh Jr. '48 (5/31/13)
Doris Plyter '55 Cole (9/15/12)
Carol Kile '46 Comeau (2/17/13)
John Conatser '74 (8/15/11)
Carolyn Ringenoldus '62 Condren (7/4/09)
Garret Conover '68 (5/1/13)
Nelva Zandbergen '39 Conser (12/18/09)
Berns W. Cook '30 (Koekoek) (12/27/09)
Betty Cook '52 (9/12/13)
Gerard Cook '44 (10/7/12)
Judith Van Leeuwen '61 Cook (4/22/10)
Paul L. Cook '50 (2/2/10)
Dwight Cooper '57 (11/9/13)
Ralph P. Cornell '49 (1/28/09)
David Coster '59 (9/17/12)
A. Ruth Van Alsburg '31 Cotts (12/14/08)
Mary Van Raalte '52 Covell (9/14/08)
Katherine Skillern '32 Crockett (6/24/10)

Lillian Mulder '35 Dalman (3/8/08)
Laverne C. Dalman '28 (5/8/09)
Gale Damhof '61 (5/2/11)
Robert Danhof '47 (3/1/13)
Barbara VanVolkenburgh '43 Darnell (9/30/13)
Charles Darocy '49 (1/21/11)
Jean E. Mason '45 Debbink (6/20/10)
Miliford Decker '58 (4/14/12)
Douglas A. De Boer '79 (3/31/10)
Cheryl A. Defendorf '67 (5/10/08)
John DeHaan '49 (11/26/09)
Allan Deitz '62 (3/31/13)
Conrad Keith DeJong '50 (5/16/13)
Garrett DeJong '58 (11/23/13)
John De Jong '53 (5/1/08)
Marcine Muilenburg '53 DeJong (1/3/11)
Don C. DeJongh '59 (7/24/11)
Leon J. DeJongh '36 (1/31/09)
Paul DeKok '51 (1/12/13)
Richard DeMaagd '54 (8/1/10)
Lydia DeVries '39 DeMaagd (5/5/08)
Milton Denekas '40 (10/1/08)
Myron "Mike" Denekas (5/25/12)
Don Dephouse '60 (1/22/13)
Barbara Lubbers '55 DePree (8/29/08)
Thomas DePree '57 (12/4/10)
Kathryn Douma '41 De Pue (10/27/12)
Luis A. Destefano '74 (5/2/09) "
Doris Koskamp '50 DeVette (5//9/13)
Russell DeVette '45 (11/23/09)
Richard deVlaming (8/11/10)
Donald De Vries '57 (9/11/10)
Gordon F. DeVries - Prep '35 (9/4/08)
David A. DeVries '53 (1/19/09)
Larry J. DeVries '66 (4/4/09)
Lowell DeWeerd '49 (11/25/11)
William G. DeWeerd '67 (11/12/09)
Mary L. DeWitt '61 (6/17/08)
Earl M. DeWitt '57 (5/28/09)
Jack DeWitt '32 (1/6/12)
Richard A. DeWitt '31 (7/26/10)
Beverly DeWolf '52 (7/27/11)
Barbara Baker '52 DeYoung (3/27/09)
Delbert DeYoung '52 (1/30/11)
Irene Boer '47 DeYoung (3/1/12)
Peter DeYoung '63 (11/21/11)
Robert DeYoung, Sr. '50 (9/17/12)
Richard V. Dievendorf '44 (9/25/09)
Clifford G. Dobben '52 (5/18/10)
Elizabeth Davison '54 Dobbie (4/19/13)
Ruth Bartholomew '48 Doggett (4/7/11)
Joseph Dolnik '52 (1/19/11)
Florence Vis '36 Douma (11/22/09)
Jean Brondyke '51 Droppers (8/10/10)
Oliver J. Droppers '38 (7/12/08)
Charlotte Morehouse '31 Duesing (11/5/08)
Dorothy Atkins '46 Dugan (8/25/08)
Inez VonIns '38 Dumville (8/14/10)
Monte C. Dyer '54 (3/14/08)
Harold Dykema '42 (6/5/08)
Harold J. Dykema '62 (12/18/11)
James A. Dykema '51 (3/25/10)
Mary Dykema '73 (4/1/13)
Nelson Dykema '50 (2/10/12)
Deborah Denton '71 Dykstra (6/8/11)
George Dykstra '43 (2/3/13)
Shirley Leslie '49 Dykstra (11/26/10)
Vergil Dykstra '49 (12/31/10)
Wesley C. Dykstra '46 (12/16/08)
Jack L. Dykstra '53 (5/1/08)

Pearl Laman '42 Eadie (4/29/10)
Lester Ellerbrook '32 (2/16/13)
Lois VanderMeulen '36 Ellert (2/28/08)
Victoria VanWestenburg '45 Elliott (3/22/12)
Vernon Elzinga '58 (11/11/10)
Clarice Workman '48 Emig (7/27/11)
Kenneth Erickson '52 (2/17/12)
Carolyn DeLeeuw '72 Essenburgh (12/3/08)
Julius Essink (Prep '33) (1/12/09)
Robert Essink '69 (10/25/13)
Marilyn Zandstra '44 Ettema (9/20/10)
Marylin Boughton '60 Evers (10/12/08)

Folkert L. "Red" Faber '69 (1/19/08)
Harlan Failor '50 (4/09/12)
June P. Fiedler '54 (8/18/08)
Timothy Field '73 (2/29/12)
Loretta VanWieren '45 Fineout (04/06/11)
Jack Fischer '63 (9/14/12)
John Fisher, Jr. '65 (11/19/13)
Ardis Bishop '55 Fitt (9/11/12)
Thomasine Flanders '88 (2/21/12)
M. Eugene Flipse '40 (12/14/08)
David Folkert '70 (9/23/10)
Genevieve Seeley '51 Folkert (12/3/12)
Jay Folkert '39 (8/9/11)
Robert Folkert '49 (10/26/11)
John Forsten '49 (1/20/13)
Myrtle Forsten '69 (4/24/12)
Harold Franken '51 (12/13/10)
Robert Franken '60 (9/3/08)
Katherien Mae Fredricks '34 (11/4/09)
Max J.V. Frego '50 (1/29/10)
Rebecca Brookstra '79 French (10/8/11)
Wallace Friedberg '49 (8/5/12)
Jacob Dale Fris '44 (8/6/10)
Paul Fugazzotto '35 (8/6/08)
Gertrude Bolema '44 Fuller (10/21/10)

Rosalind Scholten '47 Gainsborg (12/7/08)
Ethelyn Schaap '37 Garrard (2/28/13)
Daniel Geary '50 (11/9/10)
Adrian Geenen '52 (2/11/12)
Steven Geurink '83 (6/12/13)
Max (Mag) A. Glupker '75 (7/19/08)
phyllis VanderSchaaf '53 Good (8/9/11)
Myrtle Overbeek '46 Goodin (7/29/08)
Gene Goorman '50 (1/14/12)
Eric Grabo '69 (8/3/10)
Carol VanOss '62 Granberg (5/16/13)
M. Egerton "Jim" Gray '41 (1/22/08)
Mary Hoffmyer '59 Grier (3/4/09)
Marie Folkert (Prep 1935) Grit (12/9/13)
Mary VanDyk '57 Grote (10/9/11)
Tod Gugino '85 (4/20/13)
Rick Gumina '79 (10/22/12)

Curtis D. Haaksma '64 (12/14/09)
John Haberland '48 (9/4/10)
Lawrence R. Hagberg (5/11/10)
David Hager '52 (4/21/10)
Kathleen Hagstrom '51 Haight (5/7/10)
John Hains '42 (10/7/08)
Mary Jacobs '41 Hakken (10/8/11)
Frances Price '40 Hallan (1/28/09)
William Hamelink '51 (4/12/11)
Florence R. Hampton '40 (9/30/08)
Daniel Harken II '90 (11/10/11)
Thomas M. Harmelink '70 (6/17/09)
Howard Harrington '57 (10/11/13)
Timothy Harrison '49 (7/21/10)
Ann Hartney '82 (3/29/13)
Claudia Hayes-Hager '74 (8/7/11)
Charles B. Hazekamp '54 (3/7/09)
Audrey Christy '49 Heasty (8/19/10)
H. Sidney Heersma '30 (10/11/09)
James Heersma '46 (3/19/12)
Lawrence R. Hegberg '74 (5/11/10)
John E. Heins '58 (8/11/10)
Irving D. Hellenga '44 (2/1/09)
Meri-Jo Helmink '77 (3/9/13)
Jack Hendricks '71 (4/10/08)
Cecil L. Hendrix '44 (12/31/09)
Mary Andrews '53 Henry (12/28/11)
Nancy R. Herlein '63 (11/7/09)
Ralph Herron '63 (7/9/10)
Terry L. Heusinkveld '67 (6/1/09)
Kenneth J. Heuvelman '52 (10/28/09)
William Heyns '34 (4/2/11)
Tilda "JoAnn" Kaper '57 Hickman (06/14/11)
Joan Roos '60 Hielkema (10/23/09)
Marian DeWeerd '44 Hietbrink (7/19/11)
Ann Timmer '45 Higgs (8/8/11)
Elizabeth Cookman '51 Hill (2/9/10)
James Hilmert '58 (3/15/13)
Junella Mary Vander Linden '42 June Hilt (6/12/08)
Constance Boersma '53 Hinga (10/17/13)
Diane Hoefle '74 (2/10/08)
Bruce Hoffman '61 (9/19/10)
Robert Hoffman '59 (5/17/10)
William Hoffman '53 (6/15/10)
Alice Brower '23 Hoffs (10/31/12)
Anna Herder '52 Holbrook (10/28/11)
Carl Holkeboer '60 (6/19/10)
Karen Andreasen '64 Holkeboer (7/24/11)
Albert Holland '34 (11/16/08)
Anna Lucile Jonkman '48 Holland (03/26/11)
Louise Essenberg '42 Holler (2/27/10)
Martin Holstege '40 (4/29/12)
Gerrit Hook '57 (10/9/12)
Michael J. Hooker '77 (1/3/09)
Johanna Bolte '35 Hopkins (8/13/13)
Eugene Horne '49 (9/10/11)
Frank Horrocks '56 (8/17/11)
Martin Howell '69 (7/22/11)
David Huff '55 (12/19/12)
John E. Huff '40 (7/12/08)
John Humme '52 (2/23/13)
Dorothy Wendt '44 Hurst (9/8/11)

Michael Iannuzzi '03 (4/12/11)
Donald Ihrman '49 (12/2/08)
Priscilla Grace Inkpen '69 (3/21/09)

Kathleen Walsma '66 Jackson (2/22/08)
John S. Jeltes '58 (3/31/09)
William Jesiek '41 (8/13/12)
Stanley Joeckel '36 (2/11/12)
Mary Ann Peerbolt '57 Johnson (5/12/11)
Richard C. Johnson '49 (1/4/10)
Roger Johnson '50 (3/4/11)
Alfred Joldersma '40 (6/27/11)
Ruth Joldersma '46 (12/20/12)
Laura Johnson '48 (4/20/13)
Rosalie Rietdyk '39 Johnson (12/31/11)
Thomas F. Joseph '50 (1/13/08)

Kenneth Kammeraad '53 (5/20/13)
Warren Kane '57 (5/20/10)
June Meeusen '50 Kapenga (1/6/10)
Elizabeth Lincoln '38 Karl (8/30/09)
Edward J. Kassig '49 (9/4/09)
Rudolf Katerberg '60 (5/21/12)
Shirley Carter '43 Keaney (1/19/11)
Walter T. Kennedy '49 (3/13/08)
Helen Wilhelm '45 Kerle (1/17/13)
Henry Kieft '50 (3/5/13)
Janet Young '78 Kiel (7/6/12)
Lois Ketel '34 Kinkema (3/4/08)
James H. Kinkema '57 (9/10/08)
Henry J. Kinkema '36 (7/1/09)
William Kisken '54 (1/2/12)
W. Gardner Kissack '59 (2/3/10)
Susannah J. Kist '84 (12/4/09)
Doris VanHoven '42 Kleinheksel (4/25/12)
Victor Kleinheksel '51 (5/11/12)
Everett Kleinjans '43 (4/30/12)
Carl Kleis '54 (11/4/12)
Paul Kleis '48 (6/26/12)
Walter Kline '50 (1/21/08)
Patricia Kort '75 Klingenberg (1/23/09)
Cynthia Schipper '40 Knickel (12/19/08)
Charles E. Knooihuizen '47 (10/4/08)
Norma Lemmer '44 Koeppe (6/30/12)
Roger E. Koeppe '44 (5/16/09)
Owen J. Koeppe '49 (1/27/10)
Jane Zwemer '63 Koeser (5/1/13)
Ronald L. Kolkman '53 (3/26/10)
Georginana (Lucile) Kooyers '44 (4/6/13)
Todd A. Korell '88 (3/13/10)
Kenneth Korhorn '94 (8/7/08)
Peter Kraak '50 (5/13/12)
Earl Kragt '49 (10/16/11)
Corla Poll '79 Kraker (9/4/11)
Paul Kranendonk '50 (8/20/10)
Michael Kromp '49 (3/30/12)
Earle Kropscott '35 (2/9/10)
Mildred Baron '38 Kropscott (11/20/09)
Glenn Kruithof '70 (2/8/10)
Margaret Feldman '52 Kruizenga (4/28/13)
Jonathan (Jono) Krystiniak '09 (1/22/08)
Roger Kuiken '58 (3/22/11)
Alma Cook '33 Kuiper (12/31/09)

Gow Lam '50 (4/1/11)
Martha VanSaun '47 Lam (10/13/11)
Brian C. Laman '86 (4/22/10)
David Laman '36 (11/6/11)
Evon Southland '57 Laman (9/23/11)
Elsie Parsons '46 Lamb (5/30/12)
Lawrence Lamb '46 (1/29/13)
Barbara L. Lampen '38 (4/12/09)
Michael L. Land '77 (7/5/09)
Charles Landon '43 (12/3/13)
Linda Lange '74 (11/29/10)
Joanne Hasper '68 Langeland (1/20/11)
Dorothy VandenBout '39 Lansing (5/26/08)
Charles Larsen '49 (8/12/10)
Maurice C. Laug '45 (2/15/10)
Jack Leenhouts '38 (12/4/11)
Thelma Kooiker '39 Leenhouts (10/14/12)
Harold Leestma '39 (7/30/10)
Carleen Stroop '45 Lemmen (3/21/11
Norma Becksfort '42 Lemmen (1/18/10)
Wayne Lemmen '43 (1/16/42)
Donald J. LePoire '63 (7/27/08)
Shirley Knol '49 Leslie (8/26/09)
Nicole McClain '98 Liechty (10/3/08)
Donald Lievense '42 (7/13/13)
Bruce Linroth '61 (1/2/12)
Ruth Schuitema '41 Loeks (11/16/11)
Frank Lokker '43 (8/29/11)
Robert F. Longstreet '43 (3/28/09)
Glenn Looman '68 (2//13
Robert Looyenga '61 (11/11/10)
Ken Louis '53 (11/20/11)
Leroy Lovelace '59 (4/22/08)
Louise Edwards '46 Lowande (1/27/13)
Julius Lubbers '40 (1/21/11)
Nancie Carpenter '54 Lubbers (6/19/08)
Herman E. Luben '38 (4/15/09)
Adam C. Lucas '05 (9/25/09)
Helga Sawitzky '46 Lucius (8/23/12)
John E. Lucius '44 (7/23/08)
Cleo Vandermolen '48 Ludwick (5/27/13)
Jean MacNeill '39 Luetzow (4/2/06)
Harvey Lugten '54 (7/20/10)
Marjorie Brouwer '43 Lumsden (7/14/13)
Lawrence Lup '57 (4/28/13)
Dorothy Parker '37 Luyendyk (2/23/08)

John H. Maassen '42 (8/10/09)
Rosey Seith '45 Maatman (2/13/11)
John M. Macdonald '49 (9/1/08)
William D. MacInnes '47 (3/23/08)
John MacQueen '50 (2/4/12)
Jill Maxim '88 Macy (4/10/11)
Robert Major '49 (11/13/12)
Kathy Klomparens '64 Malcolm (7/16/11)
Robert Mannes '63(12/18/11)
Robert Marshall '60 (9/29/13)
Arthur Martin '57 (5/2/10)
Mary Lou Pierson '59 Martin (7/24/08)
R. Kamala Korteling '51 Martin (02/28/11)
Ruth Haadsma '56 Martin (9/15/11)
Walter Mayer '53 (7/8/11)
James S. McArthur '90 (6/27/10)
Hamilton McCallum '51 (2/13/11)
Kenneth McConnell '51 (9/28/13)
Anne Van Der Veer '47 McCormack (3/29/08)
Esther Hinkamp '38 McCoy (2/19/08)
William McCullough '62 (4/4/12)
Edith Teune '53 McGehee (7/24/08)
Arthur McGilvra '37 (6/19/08)
Richard A. Medema '78 (6/3/11)
Sharon Meeuwsen '63 (1/13/09)
Betty Fuller '47 Meiners (2/27/12)
Jack H. Mellema '52 (1/6/10)
Andrew Menasian '50 (4/23/11)
J. David Menchhofer '49 (10/30/08)
Klaas Meyer '61 (6/2/09)
A. Drew Miles '50 (8/5/08)
Wendell Miles '38 (7/31/13)
Alma Vanderbeek '40 Miller (2/9/10)
Lois Koopman '44 Miller (2/9/09)
Kathleen Geary '86 Millius (5/23/12)
Sarah (Sally) Puehl '66 Moerdyk (3/2/08)
Abraham Moerland '50 (8/31/12)
Elin Veenschoten '52 Moerland (5/28/13)
Joyce Vinkemulder '50 Monk (10/11/08)
Patricia Kinney '50 Moore (8/17/13)
Eleanor Schoonmaker '43 Morehouse (10/31/10)
Harold L. Morrow '74 (8/29/08)
Norma Kellogg '47 Morrow-Wade (5/7/09)
Greg Motheral '82 (2/27/10)
Emily Bielefeld '41 Mouw (4/24/08)
Ralph Mouw '40 (8/14/09)
Ann Elizabeth "Betty" Watson '52 Mulder (11/6/11)
David Mulder '76 (5/19/08)
Gavin Mulder '81 (7/21/13)
Raymond J. Mulder (Prep) (1/11/10)
Gerard E. Mull '50 (12/9/09)
John Muller '42 (2/6/11)
Barbara Michalak '71 Murphy (5/2/12)
John Myaard '45 (8/31/12)

Simon Nagel '68 (11/9/11)
Willis Nash '52 (1/19/09)
M. Carlyle Neckers '35 (7/24/09)
Carol Luth '59 Neil (5/6/11)
Kathleen VanLeeuwen '38 Nelson (3/31/09)
Kenneth Newendorp '42 (12/24/11)
Jeannette Siderious '52 Newton (6/30/13)
Albert Nicolai '63 (3/17/11)
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Claraetta Schaeperkoetter '65 Nienhis (11/18/05)
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Dorothy Preston '58 Noble (4/20/13)
Alan J. Noerenberg '84 (10/5/11)
Paul D. Nora '80 (9/11/08)
Russell Norden '49 (10/22/12)
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Richard Norgrove '51 (6/5/12)
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Kenneth Northuis '51 (6/8/08)
Rodger Northuis '53 (10/11/11)
Margaret Rottschaefer '35 Norton (2/23/11)
David A. Novaez '85 (10/9/11)
Andrew Nyboer '39 (5/14/11)
Ross Nykamp '80 (8/19/11)

William Oettle '67 (12/26/12)
Wayne Olson '55 (7/19/13)
Mary "Betty" Oonk-Wojahn '90 (12/26/10)
Matthew Otte '48 (4/25/12)
Ernest (Ernie) Otto '70 (6/13/08)
Mary Dalman '62 Ouellette (8/20/09)
David Ousterling '60 (9/28/10)
Harrison Overocker '58 (12/21/09)
Janet Owen '91 (7/17/13)

John Padgett '58 (3/14/12)
Stuart Padnos '42 (4/3/12)
Helena Tinklenberg '54 Patlak (9/18/12)
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Juella Freye (Prep '33) Peeks (1/10/10)
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Burrell Pennings '50 (6/23/11)
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Robert N. Peterson '58 (7/26/09)
Robert Petroelje '69 (7/19/10)
Jay C. Petter '49 (2/26/08)
Ellene Bosland '47 Pfromm (3/12/12)
Donald J. (Zeke) Piersma '53 (6/27/08)
Kimberly Kossen '85 Pike (5/15/09)
George A. Plakke '38 (4/25/08)
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James V. Poledink '04 (4/9/08)
Marjorie (Janet) Snow '49 Pontier
Gerard "Nick" Pool '56 (11/23/10)
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Helena I. Post '70 (10/11/09)
Chester Postma '40 (9/2/12)
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Gayle Pott '47 (3/5/13)
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Barbara Emmick '60 Rank (10/16/11)
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Theresa Ruster '38 Reenders (8/24/09)
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Patricia Rhiew '00 (8/6/11)
Wilson "Tex" Richardson '77 (7/19/12)
Bernard Ridder '63 (5/26/12)
Mary Kuenzie '49 Rieckman (6/14/13)
Robert Rieckman '50 (10/17/10)
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Michael Ringelberg '77 (5/15/12)
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Gwendolyn Schow Rule '94 (11/19/08)
Carol Myers '59 Rupright (4/3/09)
John C. Russell '65 (9/9/09)
Julie Moulds '85 Rybicki (4/8/08)
Theodore "Ted" J. Rycenga '51 (4/29/09)
John Ryskamp '50 (10/11/10)

Nancy Vanderkolk '62 Saccani (1/17/11)
Lila Mae Wiersma '37 Salisbury (1/28/11)
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Evelyn Jannenga '50 Schmidt (1/8/13)
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Carl Schroeder '53 (9/3/12)
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Sera Cook '39 Schuber (1/7/13)
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Roland J. Schut '60 (12/17/08)
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Blanche Decker '44 Scruggs (1/12/08)
Janet (Jan) C. Sebens '69 (7/31/08)
Carol Turkstra '64 Seely (2/7/13)
Carol Selover '50 (4/11/12)
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Dolores Ramaker '61 Shafer (2/25/08)
Roger Shafer '51 (6/29/13)
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Frank Shary '60 (5/16/11)
Catherine Voris '39 Shaw (4/30/09)
Carol Buseman '53 Shay (8/13/09)
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Roy Shuey '74 (11/20/09)
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Wesley Sikkema '53 (4/4/11)
Roland Simmelink '49 (7/7/09)
Edwin Simmons '61 (10/9/10)
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Donald Smeenge '44 (8/24/10)
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John M. Smith '49 (3/20/10)
Louis G. Smith '57 (10/4/09)
Ruth Styker '41 Smith (10/25/10)
Lee Sneden '50 (1/11/12)
Harry Snell Jr. '46 (1/27/10)
David Spaan '58 (8/2/13)
Robert Spaanstra '43 (12/13/12)
Marie Buttlar '49 Sparling (4/8/08)
Helen Wagner '48 Spicuzza (10/21/09)
Julia Bernius '52 Spitzler (1/7/11)
Mary Harper '32 Standen (3/17/13)
Margaret Friesema '44 Staver (12/18/09)
Evelyn Ver Mulm '45 Steele (7/7/09)
Jennifer Kastner '71 Steenbergen (1/14/09)
Charles A. Steketee '37 (10/9/09)
Preston Stegenga '47 (9/17/10)
Ronald Lee Stepanek '58 (6/1/09)
Elaine Scholten '45 Stephan (2/28/10)
David Sterk '80 (4/5/13)
Charles Sterrenberg '40 (1/2/13)
Edward Stetson '50 (2/2/13)
Margery Angus '50 Stetson (12/17/12)
Phyllis Steunenberg '59 (9/1/11)
Gertrude Young '39 Stewart (12/14/11)
Susan Stoeckly '68 Stitt (3/28/11)
Glenn Stokdyk '46 (12/26/10)
Bernice Nichols '49 Stokes (3/6/13)
Wilbur Stoltz '48 (3/7/11)
Robert Stoppels '51 (7/1/13)
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Arlene Rosendahl '42 Suzenaar (3/27/10)
Cornelia Lievense '38 Svoboda (1/1/10)
Bert W. Swanson '59 (3/17/10)
Calvin W. Swart '50 (9/22/09)
Morrell Webber '42 Swart (7/30/13)
Russell Sybesma '59 (8/30/12)
Marilyn Spreng '75 Szejda (9/19/10)

Wilma DeYoung '37 Taggart (9/7/08)
William Tappan '42 (5/6/10)
Sarah Penny '73 Tappert (12/29/12)
Morris A. Tardiff '42 (2/12/08)
Todd A. Taylor '90 (12/25/08)
Anna Carrigan '29 Taylor (1/21/09)
Ella Roggen '33 Tellman (8/2/10)
Nathan Ten Huisen '85 (8/7/13)
Ruth Lam '61 Ter Beek (3/1/10)
Lloyd H. TerBorg '50 (4/9/08)
Martha Morgan '40 Thomas (4/23/08)
E. Beth Rhebergen '44 Thompson (6/5/09)
James Thompson '60 (5/20/11)
Martha Wyatt '67 Thompson (2/15/11)
Paul Thompson '50 (3/19/09)
Thomas Thompson '60 (2/13/08)
Barbara Dee Folensbee '43 Timmer (5/16/13)
Harris B. Timmer '50 (2/11/09)
Martin J. Timmer '39 (3/4/10)
Thomas Titus '63 (11/12/10)
Marian TerBorg '48 Toren (4/21/13)
Paul R. Troost '57 (3/23/09)
Charles P. Truby '61 (10/8/09)
Sharon Lynn Tucker '71 (3/13/09)
Arthur W. Tuls '50 (6/2/09)
Velma Korf '64 Turner (9/2/12)
Margaret Oppenhuizen '62 Turpin (1/18/10)
Henry Tuurling '50 (5/25/09)

Gretchen Yonkman '54 Vandenberg (11/7/09)
Robert Vandenberg '39 (06/04/11)
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John Vander Broek '44 (10/22/08)
Evonne Luttrull '61 Vander Heuvel (1/31/11)
Donald W. VanderJagt '59 (3/10/09)
Brent Vanderkolk '97 (12/19/11)
Roger VanderKolk '58 (12/25/12)
Willard VanderLaan (4/28/12)
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Lyle VanderMeulen '55 (12/9/11)
Sam VanderSchaaf '59 (9/29/10)
Jane A. Vandervelde-Stoltz '74 (11/13/09)
Wilma VanHoef '36 Vander Ven (5/10/11)
Nelvie Vanderbilt '41 VanderWoude (11/20/11)
Edwin VanDeWege '51 (7/2/12)
Milo Van Beek '68 (8/18/11)
Harold Vande Bunte '47 (10/6/12)
Margaret 'Alber '54 Van Dahm (8/28/12)
Robert Van Dis '47 (9/16/10)
Harold E. Van Domelen '38 (2/14/10)
Sadie (Syd) MacGregor '43 VanDragt (2/23/10)
Norma Claus '38 VanDussen (12/31/11)
Albert VanDyke '40 (4/11/13)
Elmer J. VanDyke '38 (6/4/09)
Harold E. Van Dyke '45 (2/6/09)
P. James Van Dyke '49 (8/21/12)
Donald VanDyken '76 (1/30/12)
A. Dale Van Eck '51 (12/2/12)
Elena Bylsma '58 Van Eenenaam (2/4/13)
Isla Pruim '24 Van Eenenaam (8/1/09)
Carl VanFarowe '53 (2/3/12)
Caryl Curtis '52 Van Houten (2/8/08)
Rick Van Haitsma '71 (7/23/13)
LaVern VanKley '39 (3/19/12)
Barry Van Koevering '59 (10/13/12)
Dale VanLente '46 (7/17/12)
Fred H. VanLente '55 (8/8/10)
Peter VanLierop '46 (7/28/12)
Beatrice Soodsma '51 Van Pernis (8/23/13)
Elton Van Pernis '48 (1/29/12)
Arlene "Arkie" Wieten '49 Van Raalte (12/13/09)
Derk Van Raalte '38 (12/12/06)
Benjamin R. Van Slooten'51 (8/8/09)
Andrew Van Slot '49 (4/2/08)
Eugene E. van Tamelen '47 (12/12/09)
Ruth VanderMay '42 Van Tatenhove (1/25/11)
James Van Til '65 (4/22/13)
Wilma Rottschafer '35 VanWieren (9/13/10)
Thomas VanWingen '51 (1/25/13)
Betty Vicha '61 Van Wyk (11/14/10)
Paul Van Wyk '60 (10/16/13)
Persis Parker '44 Van Wyk (12/4/11)
Arnold Van Zanten Jr. '64 (8/2/13)
Gertrude "Trudy" Van Zee '34 (2/6/11)
Helen Boone '35 VanZanden (3/21/09)
Richard W. Vaughan '57 (8/4/08)
Alvin Vegter '39 (8/14/11)
Margaret Laman '39 Vegter (11/8/09)
Marlene Hartgerink '58 Veldheer (6/7/12)
Robert Veldhoff '68 (11/5/12)
Jerome A. Veldhuis '49 (7/28/09)
Stephen Veldhuis '63 (4/4/13)
Janis Race '70 Veldman (12/15/12)
Jennie DeVries '36 Venhuizen (10/26/09)
Cecilia A. Ver Hage '27 (8/31/09)
Louise Ver Hey '48 (6/28/10)
Henry J. Vermeer '37 (1/24/10)
Robert Visser '54 (11/27/10)
Andrew Vollink '38 (7/26/13)
Jane Zeh '39 Vonk (2/3/08)
Howard G. Voss '57 (3/29/10)
Patrick Vostello '55 (5/21/10)
Dick Vriesman '87 (5/22/11)

Teunis Waalkes '41 (4/19/12)
Robert J. Wagner '54 (10/20/08)
Julia Voss '43 Wall (4/8/12)
Rosanna Atkins '45 Wallace (4/7/11)
Glenn M. Walters '46 (4/18/10)
Derwin "Dick" Walvoord '36 (12/18/08)
Helen Pelon '33 Walvoord (5/23/09)
Jeane Walvoord '30 (12/4/11)
Dolores Thomas '50 Warnshuis (9/16/10)
Ruth Klaasen '41 Wassenaar (10/12/08)
Evelyn Wezeman '47 Watters (11/19/09)
Suzellen Roest '51 Webb (6/21/11)
Betty Venhuizen '49 Weber (6/14/12)
Collins D. Weeber '53 (2/16/08)
Shirley Kimball '51 Weeber (2/26/10)
Earl Weener '49 (12/17/09)
Stephen Weiden ''68 (8/25/12)
Marion Hanna '49 Weinmann (11/16/09)
Evelyn Mulder '44 Weller (12/21/12)
LaVerne "Pete" Welling '46 (1/24/10)
William Westrate '47 (8/17/08)
June Cook '38 Westveer (9/15/12)
Frieda Grote '45 Wezeman (2/8/11)
William Wheaton '63 (1/7/12)
Kathryn Sloms '76 Wheeler (4/28/12)
Daniel J. White '96 (4/11/09)
Willis White '50 (3/15/12)
Daniel P. Wierenga '53 (4/20/09)
Dean Wierenga '88 (7/7/11)
Ann Church '57 Wiersema (5/28/11)
Jerry L. Wiersma '59 (3/13/09)
Donald K. Williams '61 (3/4/10)
Vangie Gibson '81 Williams (11/19/08)
Meredith "Will" Williams '50 (10/28/09)
Warren Williams (7/31/11)
René Willis '41 (1/19/11)
Robert Winship '51 (7/4/11)
Robert Winter '37 (8/10/12)
William Robert Wishmeier '39 (12/6/09)
Harris Wolbert '49 (9/16/13)
Harold Woltman '39 (1/30/09)
Kenneth G. Woltman '58 (12/29/09)
Marjorie E. Wood '60 (5/25/09)
Gregory T. Wood '83 (7/28/09)
Marian Bocks '38 Woodby (6/25/11)
Mildred Herman '43 Worfel (9/26/10)
Jill VanderLaan '78 Wright (4/19/13)
Richard J. Wyma '58 (1/11/10)

Nick Yonker '50 (8/13/13)

Bonita Zandbergen '48 (3/14/12)
James Ziegler '56 (8/20/10)
Andrew F. Zimmerman '51 (3/22/08)
Joyce Karsten '56 Zoet (8/25/08)
Ronald Zoet '63 (5/9/12)
Virginia Ewing '44 Zoet (10/10/10)
Norma Albers '48 Zonnebelt (11/10/12)
Jacob Zuidema '41 (4/26/12)
Kenneth N. Zuverink '49 (1/28/08)

Alumni Necrology Prior to 2008



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