Howard Leeuw

April 28, 1934 - October 13, 2012

Howard Leeuw

April 28, 1934 - October 13, 2012


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Obituary for Howard Leeuw

Mr. Howard Leeuw, age 78 of Zeeland passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at his home.

Howard was a veteran serving in the United States Navy. He retired from Hart & Cooley in 1995 after working there for many years. He was an avid hunter and trapper. Howard was preceded in death by his brother Emerson Leeuw and sister Mary Ann Wygarden.

He is survived by his special friend Carol Gras.
Brothers and sisters:
Dorothy Mokma
Norma VanderKolk
Ivan Leeuw
Vernon and Betty Leeuw
Marvin and Mary Leeuw
Brother and sister in law:
Dennis and Sylvia Wygarden
Several nieces and nephews
A special daughter Mary and Jeff Pikaart and special grandchildren Jordan and Ben

Funeral services will be at 10:00 AM Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at Lakeshore Memorial Services 11939 James Street in Holland. Burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be Monday from 5:00-7:00 PM at Lakeshore Memorial Services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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