In memory of

   Herman Molenkamp


Herman "Duke" Molenkamp of Wyoming went to be with his heavenly Father on Thursday, March 12, 2009, at the age of 92. He will be greatly missed by his family. Duke is survived by his wonderful wife of nearly 65 years, Helen; his children, Lynn and Connie Molenkamp, Carol and Hook Hoogstra; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Alice and Ray Vanschaik, Harriet Huizenga, Mutts and Ray Clausen, Dick and Betty Molenkamp, Henrietta Molenkamp, Heinie Molenkamp, Roland and Ruth Molenkamp, Art and Dee Koper. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Clarence, Harry, Claude and Jacob Molenkamp. Duke served in the United States Army for 5 .5 years during World War II. He was employed by the Sonneveldt Company for 43 years and was a volunteer fireman for the City of Wyoming Station One for 43 years. Funeral services for Duke will be held at Rush Creek Bible Church, 2334 - 76th Street with Pastor Gary Lyendecker and Pastor Gene Pearson officiating. Interment is in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Members of the family will receive relatives and friends at the Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The family of Duke would like to send a special Thank You to the staff at Hearthstone of Kentwood for the love and support that he received while he was a resident there. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Duke's memory may be made to Rush Creek Bible Church Building Fund or Hearthstone of Kentwood.

Lot location – Nativity 256-C-1

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