Obituary for Howard James Sietsema

Born: Apr. 15th, 1949
Passed Away: Jul. 13th, 2012


Monday Jul. 16th, 2012
2:00pm to 4:00pm and
6:00pm to 8:00pm at Throop Funeral Home
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Tuesday Jul. 17th, 2012, 12:00pm at Coopersville Reformed Church
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Sietsema - Howard James Sietsema, aged 63, of Coopersville, passed away Friday, July 13, 2012. Howard was born April 15, 1949 and has lived in Coopersville all his life and is a graduate of the class of 1967. His son is the 4th generation to farm the family homestead in Coopersville. Howard is survived by his wife of 40 years, Diane; children, Eric Sietsema, Elizabeth (John) Bates, Janet (Steven) King, Sara Sietsema and fiancé John Cobine and Toni Sietsema; grandchildren, McKenzie, John Jr., Angelica, Benjamin, Mason, Chloe and Lana; brother, Marv (Virginia) Sietsema; sister, Mildred (Gordon) Mulder and mother-in-law, Ruby Puehler. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday 12:00 noon at the Coopersville Reformed Church. Visitation Monday 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm at the Throop Funeral Home in Coopersville. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop Funeral Home Coopersville, Ph 616-837-8161