Latest Obituaries

Dorothy Zylstra

Dorothy Margaret (May) Zylstra, born to Arthur and Margaret May on May 2, 1920, in Madison, Lake County, S.D., passed into Jesus’ care on Jan. 19, 2014, at the age of 93. Dorothy moved with her family ...

Larry Bovenkamp

Larry Michael Bovenkamp, age 59, of Lynden, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Referred to as “Mike” by his family, he was known to many as Bov or Bovie. A son of Anthony “Shorty” ...

Martin Vande Hoef

Our beloved husband, father and grandfather Martin (Marty) Vande Hoef passed away on Jan. 15, 2014, at the age of 68 in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was born in Sioux Center, Iowa, on July 29, 1945, to Arthur ...

Douglas de Jong

Douglas James de Jong passed away peacefully on Jan. 15, 2014, with his brothers and sisters at his side after a long struggle with a rare liver and kidney disorder. Doug was born to Jim and Joyce de Jong ...

Eldon Heutink

Eldon Duane Heutink went to be with his Lord and Savior surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Eldon was born on July 16, 1946, in Bellingham, to the late John and Dena Heutink. He is ...

Alena Kok

Alena Kok passed away peacefully on Jan. 11, 2014, at the age of 84 in the Christian Health Care Center following a lengthy battle with Parkinson’s disease. She was born on Dec. 8, 1929, to James and ...

Charles Groen

Charles Jay Groen, 64, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 5, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ike and Harriet; and siblings Helen and Fred. On Aug. 6, 1971, Chuck married Sharon Groen. He was ...

Muriel Eldred

Muriel May Eldred passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at 93 years of age. She was born on July 23, 1920. For nearly 40 years she faithfully shared with others her hope of a resurrection to life on ...

Donald Noteboom

Donald Neil Noteboom, age 84, was taken home peacefully to his Lord on Jan. 12, 2014. Don was born to William C. and Hilda (Elder) Noteboom on May 24, 1929, in Lynden, as the penultimate son of the five ...

Eugene Roosma

Eugene Roosma ended his earthly pilgrimage on Jan. 12, 2014, and entered into his heavenly home made possible by the incredible grace of our Lord Jesus and the unfailing love of our Heavenly Father. Gene ...