Bertha Geertman

May 20, 1923 - June 12, 2008 

Bertha Geertman

May 20, 1923 - June 12, 2008 

Obituary for Bertha Geertman

Bertha Geertman, age 85, of West Olive, died Thursday, June 12, 2008 at the Resthaven Care Center.

Bertha was a member of Ottawa Reformed Church and retired from Bil-Mar Foods. She was preceded in death by her husband Gerald Sr. (1964), a son in law Ivan Berens (2004) and a great granddaughter Marie Knight (1999).

She is survived by her children:
Bernice Berens of Zeeland
Gerald Jr. and Sandy Geertman
Alvin and Lynn Geertman
Egbert and Connie Geertman all of West Olive
14 Grandchildren
26 Great grandchildren
Mrs. Jim (Hildreth) Post of Holland
Mrs. Gerrit (Martha) Overweg of Zeeland
Sister in law:
Mrs. Bert (Mildred) De Haan of West Olive
Many nephews, nieces and cousins

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Monday, June 16, 2008 at Ottawa Reformed Church 11390 Stanton in West Olive. Reverends Marv Jacobs and Kevin Kleinheksel will be officiating. Burial will be in Olive Township Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9PM at Lakeshore Memorial Services 11939 James Street in Holland. Memorial contributions may be made to Bethel Program c/o Resthaven Care Center. An on-line registry book is available at for those who cannot attend the services.

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