James Zoetewey

April 17, 1938 - May 11, 2013 

James Zoetewey

April 17, 1938 - May 11, 2013 

Obituary for James Zoetewey

James M. Zoetewey, age 75, of Holland, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at his home.

Jim was a member of Faith Christian Reformed Church. He was a Political Science Professor at Hope College for 41 years. He was preceded in death by an infant grandson, Jacob Zoetewey, and a brother, Alvin Zoetewey.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Karen
James E. and Kristen Zoetewey of Grand Rapids
Lisa Zoetewey of Kalamazoo
Derek and Meredith Zoetewey of Tampa, FL
3 Grandchildren:
Abby, Becca and Henry Zoetewey
Brother and Sister:
Loreen and Leo Shuart of Cole Camp, Missouri
Gary and Valerie Zoetewey of Denver, CO
Brother and sisters-in-law:
Jan and Ted Boers of Grand Rapids, MI
Jack Terpstra of Rockton, IL
Lois and Paul Kats of Highland, IN
Louise and Don Hoogstra of Wyoming, MI
Many nieces, nephews and cousins

A memorial service will be Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 4:00pm at Faith Christian Reformed Church, 85 West 26th Street, in Holland. Pastor James Boer will officiate.

Visitation will be Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 2:00-4:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm at Faith Christian Reformed Church. Memorial contributions may be given to Hope College – Department of Political Science or Holland Christian Schools.

The family is being served by the staff of Lakeshore Memorial Services in Holland. Please visit www.lakeshorememorial.com to leave a message or memory for the Zoetewey family.

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