Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Allen (Al) Fraam

November 29, 1928 - February 14, 2016
Holland, MI



Wednesday, February 17, 2016
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Mulder Chapel
188 West 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
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Thursday, February 18, 2016
1:30 PM EST
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1015 East 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 355-2036


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Hospice of Holland
270 Hoover Blvd
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 396-2972
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Life Story / Obituary


Allen (Al) Fraam, age 87, of Holland, was called Home by his Lord and Savior, Sunday morning, February 14, 2016.

Al graduated from Holland High School in 1948.

He owned and operated, Al Fraam Electric until his retirement in 1994.

Al was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church.

Al was preceded in death by a son, Michael Fraam in 2013 and son-in-law, Charles Ketchum in 2015.

Surviving is his devoted wife, Ruth of 67 years; children, Linda (Gary) Sprik of Hudsonville, Mary Ketchum of Port St. Lucie, FL, David (Kristi) Fraam of Zeeland, and Joseph (Hannah) Fraam of Cedar Springs; daughter-in-law, Bonnie Fraam of Holland; 9 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Connie Van Gelderen of Grand Haven; several nephews, nieces, and cousins.

A memorial service will be 1:30 pm, Thursday (February 18), at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1015 East 32nd Street, with the Rev. Ken Klett officiating.

A memorial visitation will be 5-7 pm Wednesday (February 17), at the Dykstra Funeral Home-Mulder Chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland.