Herbert J. Koster

September 14, 1918 - October 02, 2012 

Herbert J. Koster

September 14, 1918 - October 02, 2012 

Obituary for Herbert J. Koster

Herbert J. Koster, age 94, of Holland, passed away on Tuesday, October 2 2012 at Oak Crest Manor of Holland.

Herbert was a veteran of the U.S. Army during World War II serving in Europe for 4 ½ years. He was a member of Immanuel Church where he was very active as Sunday School Superintendent, teaching Sunday School and the Boys Brigade. He worked in the post office for 35 years and served on the Board of Camp Kaskitowa in Allegan. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Henrietta Koster a twin brother, Sid Koster and six other siblings.

He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Virginia and children:
Marcia and Andy Johnson of Fort Wayne IN
Dan and Jan Koster of Holland
Gloria and Jim Crawford of Fenton MI
7 Grandchildren
8 Great grandchildren
Sister:
Rachel and Ken Hulst of Jackson, MI
Sisters in law:
Nette Koster of Holland
Marge Koster of Hudsonville
Norma Koster of Zeeland
Many nephews and nieces

Funeral services with military honors will be 10:30 AM Saturday, October 6, 2012 at Lakeshore Memorial Services, 11939 James Street in Holland. Burial will be in Graafschap Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Saturday from 9:00AM until the time of the service at 10:30AM at Lakeshore Memorial Services. Memorial contributions may be made to the Holland Rescue Mission.

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

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