In memory of

   William Bylsma


William G. Bylsma, age 99, of Holland, formerly of Grand Rapids, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, February 7, 2009 in the Inn of Freedom Village of Holland. He retired after 49 years of service from Steelcase as the Superintendent of Tooling. He was a member of Fifth Reformed Church in Grand Rapids and First Reformed Church in Holland. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marie Pelon Bylsma in 1998 and his two great grandchildren, Taylor Marie Bylsma and Jaide Taylor Bylsma. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Judy Bylsma of Holland; grandchildren, Dan and Janice Bylsma, Tom and Susan Bylsma, and Betsy and Russell Kopp, all of Hudsonville; eight great grandchildren; his brother, Ralph Bylsma of Montague; sister-in-law, Nettie Kamp of Spring Lake; and his nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 11, 2009 at First Reformed Church, 630 State Street, Holland with Rev. Dick Doeden officiating. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 10, 2009 from 7 to 9 p.m.  Memorial Contributions may be given to Freedom Village Scholarship Fund or the William G. Bylsma Scholarship Fund of Hope College.

Lot Location:  Everlasting Life 144 D 2

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