In memory of

   Gerald Zandstra



Gerald Zandstra, age 86, passed into the Kingdom of Heaven on Sunday, November 29, 2009 after an extended illness. He was preceded in death by his first wife of 58 years, Geraldine (Roosien) Zandstra; sisters, Betty Heemstra, Lena Steringa, and Ruth Dykstra. Gerald was a cabinet maker and loved woodworking, and used his God-given gifts for the kingdom. He enjoyed fishing, vacationing and spending time with his family. He faithfully served his church as an elder and deacon. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Elizabeth Zandstra; and his children, Judy and Roger Faber of Ada, Barbara and Robert Zuidema of Grandville, Jack and Beth Zandstra of Muskegon; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sisters, Evelyn Beukema, Alice and Robert Pranger, Oretta and John Dykstra, Aljean and Maurice DeJonge; brothers, Albert and Wilma Zandstra, Alfred and Marilyn Zandstra; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Pete Dykstra, Laverne and Char Roosien, Jay and Jeanne Roosien, Ruthann and Tom Van Haften, Ruth Roosien, Dwight and Sheri Hull, Clifford Bremer; his step-children, Ronald Steensma, Bert and Lynda Steensma, Robert and Sue Steensma, Gary and Carol Steensma; 12 step-grandchildren; 21 step great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Thursday 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Jim Vander Meiden officiating. Interment Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Bibles for India.

Lot Location -- Apostles 143 B #4

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