John Philip Van Kampen

May 03, 1936 - March 30, 2008 

John Philip Van Kampen

May 03, 1936 - March 30, 2008 

Obituary for John Philip Van Kampen

John P. Van Kampen, age 71, of Holland, MI died Sunday, March 30, 2008 in Naples, FL.

Mr. Van Kampen owned and operated Scott Aerator Company of Holland, MI retiring in January of 2006. John served his country in the US Air Force from 1953 to 1957 and was a member of the Holland Elks Lodge. He was preceded in death by his parents, by 2 brothers George and Peter Van Kampen, and by a granddaughter Erin Van Kampen.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Joan Nicholas and children:
Karen Tibstra of Palos Heights, IL
Jim and Dawn Van Kampen of Holland, MI
John and Darlene Van Kampen of Hudsonville, MI
7 Grandchildren
Several nieces and nephews

Funeral services will be 1:00 PM on Saturday, April 5, 2008 at Lakeshore Memorial Services, 11939 James St., Holland, MI 49424. Rev. David Breen will be officiating. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6-8 PM on Friday, April 4, 2008 at Lakeshore Memorial Services and Saturday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to the Holland Rescue Mission 356 Fairbanks Avenue Holland, MI 49423.
An on-line registry book is available at for those who cannot attend the services.

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