Obituary for Carl Van Beek

Born: Nov. 3rd, 1919
Passed Away: Oct. 5th, 2009

Visitation

Wednesday Oct. 7th, 2009
2:00pm to 4:00pm and
6:00pm to 8:00pm at Throop Funeral Home
Directions to Throop Funeral Home
Thursday Oct. 8th, 2009
10:00am to 11:00am at North Blendon Reformed Church
Directions to North Blendon Reformed Church

Service

Thursday Oct. 8th, 2009, 11:00am at North Blendon Reformed Church
Directions to North Blendon Reformed Church

Obituary

Van Beek Mr Carl Van Beek aged 89, of North Blendon, was called home to his Lord and Saviour Monday, Oct 5, 2009. He was a veteran of the US Army and served his country during WW II. Carl was very active in the North Blendon Reformed Church. He was a self employed carpenter before taking a job at Chris Craft Boats, and later retired from Grand Valley College. Carl is survived by his wife Lois; children Jim (Connie) Van Beek, David (Vondalee) Van Beek, and Lu Ann (Rick) Raterink; 11 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; brother, Richard (Lavina) Van Beek; sisters, Josephine Stroven, and Shirley Jean (Bob) Hoeksema; brother-in-law, Gerald (Pat) Cappy; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held Thursday 11:00 am at North Blendon Reformed Church. Rev Nate Meldrim officiating. Burial in Lamont Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday 2:00 to 4:00 pm and 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Throop Funeral Home, Coopersville and Thursday one hour prior to the service at North Blendon Church. In lieu of flowers the family suggest a charity of ones choice.