Joyce Alderink

September 10, 1926 - November 18, 2013 

Joyce Alderink

September 10, 1926 - November 18, 2013 

Obituary for Joyce Alderink

Joyce Alderink, age 87 of Holland, passed away Monday, November 18, 2013 at her home. Joyce worked most of her life as a nurse. She was head of surgery at Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids and also Holland Hospital. In addition, she was a nurse at the Dunes in Saugatuck and EC Brooks Correctional Facility in Muskegon. Joyce and her husband enjoyed raising thoroughbred race horses.

She was preceded in death by husband, Henry “Hank” Alderink and her sister, Eva Gooding.

She is survived by: sister, Martha Dubuisson and brother-in-law, Aldred; nieces and nephews: Lisa and Steve Follman, Laura Hayward, Alfred and Wendy Dubuisson, Paul and Liz Dubuisson, Sonna and Ron Poppe, Sarah and Frank Harrison; 12 grand nieces and nephews; 7 great-grand nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 7:00pm at First United Methodist Church, 57 W 10th St, in Holland. Rev. Lynn Pier-Fitzgerald will be officiating. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Visiting will be Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm at First United Methodist Church. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland or First United Methodist Church in Holland.

Please visit www.lakeshorememorial.com to leave a message or memory for the Alderink family.

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