In memory of
VandeKopple, age 88, of Grand Rapids, went home to be with her Lord and
on Tuesday, April 6, 2010. She was a member of Second Congregational
U.C.C. for 64 years. In 1939, she graduated from Creston High School.
her marriage to Richard, she worked at McInerney Spring & Wire.
worked as a receptionist in Dr. Howie and Dr. Orders' office, and
Evelyn worked for the State of Michigan as a supervisor and interviewer
employment service, retiring in 1983. She had an excellent work ethic
always wanted to be active. Her family was her life, and she was always
happy when her family was nearby. Up until recently, you would find
volunteering at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans; and while she
Florida, she was a volunteer at the hospital. She was a member of the
Auxiliary Unit #258. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60
Richard, on May 6, 2006, and her brother, Charles. Evelyn is survived
children, Dave and Midge VandeKopple of Belmont, Connie and Dirk Miller
Jenison, Rick and Sharon VandeKopple of Belmont, Daniel and Lisa
Kansas City, MO; 10 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; brother,
Lois DeShane; sister, Alice and D.O. Stuck; sister-in-law, Mrs. Evelyn
nieces and nephews. The service for Evelyn will be Saturday at 11 a.m.
Second Congregational Church, U.C.C. with Rev. Tracie Taylor-Kunst
Interment in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Those planning an expression
sympathy are asked to consider the charity of one's choice.
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