Gerald H. Krans

August 13, 1919 - October 11, 2007 

Gerald H. Krans

August 13, 1919 - October 11, 2007 

Obituary for Gerald H. Krans

Gerald “Gerry” Krans, age 88, of Holland passed away on Thursday, October 11, 2007 at the Zeeland Community Hospital.

Gerry was born in Blendon Township, most of his life was spent in the area except for the years from 1985 to 1995 when he, and his late wife Grace, lived in Annville Kentucky. He retired from Parke Davis and was a member of Chapel in the Pines. He was preceded in death by his wife Grace in 2003.

He is survived by his children:
Gerri and Harold Meeusen of Zeeland
Judy and Dick Watts of Riverdale, MI
Jim and Connie Krans of Zeeland
Many Grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren
Hilbert Krans of Annville, KY
Brothers and sisters in law:
Marge and Pete Vander Wall of Hudsonville
Leona Nienhuis of Byron Center
Jackie and Tom Porter of Newaygo
Bert Boes of Coral, MI
Several nephews nieces and cousins

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Monday, October 15, 2007 at Lakeshore Memorial Services 11939 James Street in Holland. Reverend Kerry Watts will be officiating. Burial will be in Blendon Township Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday 2-4 & 7-9PM at Lakeshore Memorial Services. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland or the Holland Rescue Mission. An on line registry book is available at

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