Joan E. Essenburg

October 17, 1934 - June 06, 2007 

Joan E. Essenburg

October 17, 1934 - June 06, 2007 

Obituary for Joan E. Essenburg

Joan E. Essenburg, age 72, of Zeeland died Wednesday, June 06, 2007 at her home.

She was a member of the Borculo Christian Reformed Church, a member of the Ladies Aid and previously a member of the Golden Hour. She was preceded in death by sister-in-laws Angeline Schrotenboer and brother-in-laws Ralph, John and Marvin Essenburg and Clarence and Myrtle Schrotenboer.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years Simon and children:
Sharon and Mike VanHaitsma of Zeeland
Randy and Roxanne Essenburg of Hudsonville
Nancy and Joe Krol of Zeeland
Kathy and Bill Pols of Hudsonville
Michelle and Tim Nienhuis of Holland
15 grandchildren
Brothers and sister:
Norm and Rena Nanninga of Holland
Roger and Velm Nanninga of Coopersville
Joyce and Clar DePender of Coopersville
Brothers and sisters in law:
Mrs. Ralph (Fanny) Essenburg of Jenison
Mrs. John (Elsie) Essenburg of Zeeland
Mrs. Marvin (Janet) Essenburg of Zeeland
Margaret and Arnold Kiekover of Zeeland
Elsie and Paul Kraak of Holland
Gary and Brenda Essenburg of Hudsonville
Many nephews nieces and cousins

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Monday, June 11, 2007 at Borculo Christian Reformed Church 6464 96th Avenue in Zeeland. Reverend Bill Renkema will be officiating. Burial will be in Borculo Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM Sunday, June 10, 2007 at Lakeshore Memorial Services 11939 James Street in Holland. Memorial contributions may be made to International Aid, Crossroad Bible Institute or Hospice of Holland. An on-line registry book is available at for those who cannot attend the services.

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