Harry Kamer

August 17, 1923 - January 13, 2014 

Harry Kamer

August 17, 1923 - January 13, 2014 

Obituary for Harry Kamer

Harry D. Kamer, age 90, of Zeeland, passed away Monday, January 13, 2014 at his home.

Harry served in the army during WWII, was wounded in Italy, and awarded a Purple Heart. He was a former member of Pine Creek CRC where he served as Elder and Cadet Counselor. He was a current member of Messiah’s Independent Church. He was preceded in death by his daughter Carol Jahnke, 2 brothers, Justin and Jerry Kamer.

Harry is survived by his wife, Marjorie and children:
Elizabeth and Steve VanderPloeg of Allendale
Judy and Ed Nagelkirk of Zeeland
Son-in-law:
Dave Jahnke of Caledonia
Grandchildren:
Aaron and Joanna Vander Ploeg
Leah and Jake Wisner
Katie and Rick Van Til
Jon and Emily Nagelkirk
Brad Jahnke
4 great-grandchildren
Brothers and sisters:
Don Kamer of Remus
Hilda Westhuis of Hudsonville
Edna and Bob Snip of Bower
Gladys and Jerry Brink of Zeeland
Iris Kamer of Holland
Gert Kamer of Holland
Several nieces and nephews

A funeral service will be Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 11:00am at Messiah’s Independent Church, 4528 48th Street in Holland. Reverend Ken Anema will be officiating. Burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be Friday, January 17, from 2:00-4:00 PM and 6:00-8:00 PM at Lakeshore Memorial Services, 11939 James Street in Holland. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Holland, 270 Hoover Blvd, Holland, MI 49423.

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