John Oostra

May 27, 1918 - May 14, 2006 

John Oostra

May 27, 1918 - May 14, 2006 

Obituary for John Oostra

John Oostra, age 87, of Holland formerly of Jenison and North West Iowa died Sunday, May 14, 2006 at Hospice House of Holland.

He was a member of Twelfth Avenue Christian Reformed Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth (De Kam) Oostra in 1998.

He is survived by his children:
Marlene and Jack Huls of Lansing
Romona and Darrel Vander Ark of Holland
7 Grandchildren
8 Great grandchildren
Jack and Kathryn Huls; Nicholas, Anthony and Ezekiel
Carol Huls; JoAnne Huls; Amy and Steve TerHaar; Allison and Eric
Lisa Mills; Ellen; Marisa and Paul Brinks; Alyssa and Austin;
Ryan and Jamie Kloosterman
Brothers and sisters:
Richard(Geraldine)Oostra of Sioux Center, IA
Ralph (Henrietta) Oostra of Hull, IA
Marinus (Alice) Oostra of Linden, WA
Mary Grooters of Hull, IA
Ruth Van Engen of Sioux Center, IA
Gerald Oostra of Sheldon, IA
Jacob (Teresa) Oostra of Rock Valley, IA
William (Lois) Oostra of Winneconne, WI
Andrew (Wilmina) Oostra of Rock Valley, IA
Robert (Muriel) Oostra of Hull, IA
Brother and sisters in law:
Gerrit Van Maanen of Seal Beach, CA
Francis Boer of Rock Valley, IA
Martina Kragt of Rock Valley, IA
Jennie De Kam of Rock Valley, IA
Carolina De Kam of Rock Valley, IA
Many nephews and nieces.

Funeral services will be 11:00AM Friday, May 19, 2006 at Lakeshore Memorial Services 11939 James Street in Holland. Reverend Henry Van Wyk will be officiating. Burial will be in Georgetown Township Cemetery.

Visiting will be Thursday 7-9PM at Lakeshore Memorial Services. Memorial contributions may be given to Hospice of Holland or Oakcrest Manor. An online website is available at for those who cannot attend the services.

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