Betty Jean Achterhoff

December 13, 1944 - April 23, 2012 

Betty Jean Achterhoff

December 13, 1944 - April 23, 2012 

Obituary for Betty Jean Achterhoff

Betty Jean Achterhoff, age 67 of Jenison, passed away Monday, April 23, 2012 at her home.

Betty was an LPN and served as a missionary for many years before retiring. She was a member of Jenison Bible Church where she taught Sunday school, Catechism, Vacation Bible School, was involved in Coffee Break, and was the Junior Choir Director. She volunteered for Alpha Women’s Center of Grand Rapids.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Dean Achterhoff.

She is survived by her children:
Deanna Gayle and Rick Schrotenboer of Hamilton
Scott David and Tamara Achterhoff of Jenison
6 Grandchildren:
Nicole Anne Schrotenboer
Corey Richard Schrotenboer
Allison Beth Schrotenboer
Keely Marie and Matthew Bailey
Taylor Scott Achterhoff
Andrea Kae Achterhoff
Great Granddaughter:
Madison Lee Clapp
Brothers and sisters:
Gerrit and Dawn Groen of Rosemont, MN
Harriet Pruitt of Frostproof, FL
Joyce and Norman Smeenk of Harrisburg, SD
Glenda Miller of Tea, SD
John and Loretta Groen, of Sioux Falls, SD
Brothers and sisters-in-law:
Duane and Shari Achterhoff of Chandler, MN
Doug and Arlyss Pool of Apple Valley, MN
Many nieces, nephews, and cousins

A funeral service will be 11:00am Friday, April 27, 2012 at Jenison Bible Church, 6360 14th Avenue in Hudsonville. Officiating will be Rev. Lee Buer and Rev. Stanley Scripps. Burial will be in Chandler Cemetery in Chandler, Minnesota.

A memorial service will be 2:00pm CST Monday, April 30, 2012 at Chandler Reformed Church, 250 3rd Street, Chandler, Minnesota.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 26, from 5-7:00pm at Lakeshore Memorial Services, 11939 James St., Holland, and from 10:00 – 10:45am Friday prior to the service at Jenison Bible Church.

Memorial Contributions may be given to Wycliffe.

Please visit www.lakeshorememorial.com to leave a message or memory for the Achterhoff family.

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