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Julius "Juke" Van Oss

December 9, 1923 - March 7, 2016
Holland, MI



Thursday, March 10, 2016
11:00 AM EST
Community Church of Douglas
6874 Wiley Road
Douglas, MI 49406
(269) 857-1492


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.

Barnabas Charities
19 Old Mill Drive #5
Holland, MI 49423

Holland Rescue Mission
356 Fairbanks Avenue
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


Julius “Juke” Van Oss, age 92, of Holland, passed away, Monday March 7, 2016 at Holland Hospital.

Juke served in the United States Army during WWII.

He attended the Community Church of Douglas.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Janet in 1997, son, Bryan Hooker, son-in-law, Jim Cullom in 2012, great grandson, Greyson Sauceda in 2015, and a brother Alvin Van Oss.

Surviving is his wife, Norma of 16 years; children, Blair Van Oss, Julie Cullom, and Jim and Rhonda Van Oss; step-children, Jean and Dave Richters, Marc and Beth Clevenger, and Todd Clevenger; 4 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, 5 step grandchildren, and 1 step great granddaughter; sister-in-law, Barbara Van Oss; nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at 11 am Thursday, March 10, 2016, at the Community Church of Douglas, 6874 Wiley Road, with the Rev. Robert Terpstra officiating.

Visitation will follow the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Barnabas Charities; 19 Old Mill Drive #5, Holland, MI 49423 or Holland Rescue Mission; 356 Fairbanks Avenue, Holland, MI 49423.