In memory of

   Joan G. Van Artsen



Mrs. Joan G. Van Artsen (nee: Goulooze), aged 78, of Grand Rapids, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, January 13, 2009.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert John Van Artsen; her parents, Frank and Henrietta Goulooze; her brother, William Goulooze.  She is survived by her children, Sheryl Van Artsen, Maribeth (Michael) Maher, Doug (Ellen) Van Artsen, Debbie (Paul) Ronan, Bryan (Janet) Van Artsen; grandchildren, Ryan, Matthew, and Kalyn Maher, Karri, Kevin (Chelsea) Budnick, Nicholas Ronan, Kyle and Cory Van Artsen; great grandsons, Andrew and Colin; sister, Beth Kuipers; brother, Jim Goulooze; many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and cousins.  Joan was a member of Northland Baptist Church for 40 years.  She was a loving mother who adored her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Funeral services will be held Friday 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Dave Cvetich officiating.  Interment will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.  The family will be at the funeral chapel to greet friends and relatives Thursday 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans.

Lot Location -- Good Shepherd 130 B 3

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