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Johnathan Herlein

May 29, 1997 - January 10, 2018
Holland, MI



Monday, January 15, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
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Tuesday, January 16, 2018
11:00 AM EST
New Richmond Baptist Church
1909 Transport Lane
Holland, MI 49423


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.

Holland Rescue Mission
661 East 24th Street Suite 300
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


Johnathan D. Herlein, age 20, of Holland died Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

Johnathan liked building things with his hands. He helped remodel a bathroom and put in floors in sisters rooms. He was always tinkering with something or tearing things apart to see how they were made. Johnathan was preceded in death by his sister Tiffany, his grandpa Jim Herlein and his grandmother Jean Currier.

He is survived by his mother and stepfather: Mary and Chris Shirey of Hamilton; Father: Steve Herlein of Holland; grandfathers and grandmothers: Betty Herlein of Holland, Frank Currier of Rubi, MI, Kathy and Mark VanAvery of Michigan and Sally and Sidney Shirey of South Carolina; brothers and sisters: Sam and Mike Hanson, Christine and Dustin Montgomery, Michelle and AJ Walters, Ashley Shirey, Kim Shirey, Christopher Currier, Brenna Herlein, Jakob Herlein, Josiah Herlein and Rheeni Will; aunts, uncles and many cousins.

A funeral service will be 11:00 am, Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at New Richmond Baptist Church, 1909 Transport Lane, Holland, MI 49423. Reverend Frank Senters will be officiating.

Visitation will be from 6-8 pm, Monday, January 15, 2018 at Dykstra Funeral Home – Northwood Chapel, 295 Douglas Avenue in Holland. Memorial contributions may be given to Holland Rescue Mission. To sign an on-line registry or leave a memory please visit