Henry VanDerMeer

Henry VanDerMeer

Henry VanDerMeer of Otsego passed away Saturday, June 14, 2014 at the Dussia House in Otsego. Mr. VanDerMeer was born June 28, 1930 in Otsego to William and Jeanetta (Boerman) VanDerMeer. He served his country during the Korean Conflict, worked construction for a few years and then worked at James River retiring in 1991. In his leisure time he enjoyed gardening and playing cards.

Henry is survived by his sisters, Dorothy (Richard) Shattuck of Allegan and Luella Warner of Otsego; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Preceding him in death were his parents, a brother Louis VanDerMeer and sisters, Goldie Austin and Wilma Dalrymple.

Friends may visit with Henry’s family from 10-11 A.M. Monday, June 16, 2014, at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego where a funeral service will take place at 11: 00 A.M. with Celebrant Bill Rose officiating.  Burial will follow at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego.

The family would like to thank the staff of Heartland Hospice and Dussia House especially Sally, Jessica and Chris, for the excellent care they gave Henry.

Contributions in memory of Henry may be made to Heartland Hospice.

Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com

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  1. Family of Dorothy Gren says:

    Hank was a very kind and generous man who loved all of his family very much. Please know are hearts and thoughts are with all of you.

  2. beverly boerman schaap says:

    Hi Dort and Luella,
    Sorry tfor yourl oss of Hank. You were blessed with a great brother.
    Daryl and Mary and I had plans to see Hank This coming Thursday at Dussia House .
    I’m going to a friend’s funeral this morning, same time as Hank’s, I will be thinking of your family.
    Prayers, Beverly

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