Jowan Slagh

April 11, 1923 - August 26, 2005 

Jowan Slagh

April 11, 1923 - August 26, 2005 

Obituary for Jowan Slagh

Jowan G. Slagh, age 82, of Holland died Friday, August 26, 2005 at the Hospice House of Holland.

He was a member of Beechwood Reformed Church and was a veteran of World War II serving in the Army. He retired from Holland Motor and was a volunteer for the Holland Township Fire Department for many years. He was preceded in death by a son-in-law Jerry Huizenga (1993) and a grandchild Todd Huizenga (1969)

He is survived by his wife, of 59 years, Bernice and children:
Joan and John Stremler of Holland
Arlon Slagh of Caro MI
Carla and Carl Langejans of Holland
Timothy Slagh of Westmont IL
5 grandchildren
8 great grandchildren
Brothers and sisters:
Mrs. Junior (Hazel) Slagh of Holland
Juliann and Andrew Vanden Bosch of Zeeland
Allen and Arlene Slagh of Holland
Mrs. Vern (Geneva) Berkompas of West Olive
Bernard and Dolores Slagh of Hamilton
Mrs. Roger (Reva) Nykamp of Holland
Roger and Carolyn Brandsen of Holland
Sister and brother in law:
Russell and Cornelia Koetsier of Zeeland

Funeral services will be 10:00AM Monday, August 29, 2005 at Lakeshore Memorial Services 11939 James Street in Holland. Reverend Marvin Beukelman will be officiating. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday 6-9 PM at Lakeshore Memorial Services. Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinsons Association or Hospice of Holland. An on line registry book is available at for those who cannot attend the services.

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