Luann Vander Ploeg

Luann  Vander Ploeg

Luann “Lani” Vander Ploeg of Kalamazoo died Monday, October 30, 2006. Lani was born March 19, 1958 to Gary and Winona (Smith) VanderVeen. Lani was graduated from Otsego High School and was employed with SBC for the past 6 years doing line repair. She loved being with and helping others, working on cars, snowmobiling and motorcycling. Surviving are two sons, Scott Vander Ploeg of Paw Paw and Tom Vander Ploeg of Kalamazoo and their father John Vander Ploeg of Kalamazoo; her parents; two sisters and a brother, Cindy (Hall) Taylor of Bartlesville, OK, Rick (Cheryl) VanderVeen of Galesburg and Vicki (Scott) Williquete of Rockford, IL; several nieces and nephews. Friends may meet the family from 6 to 8 P.M. today at theWinkel Funeral Home, Otsego,where services will be held at 1:30 P.M. Friday, Pastor Scott Williquette officiating. Interment will follow at Alamo Center Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Lani may be made to ALS of Michigan (Lou Gehrig’s Disease).

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