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Kristie De Kraker

July 1, 1951 - March 14, 2017
Holland, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Kristie De Kraker, age 65, of Holland, passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

Kris was born in Holland and was a 1969 graduate of West Ottawa High School.

She was an avid reader, enjoyed music, and loved the outdoors.

Kris was preceded in death by her parents, Clifford and Hazel (Talsma) Berkompas, sister, Judi Holtgrave, and her husband, Dave in 2015.

Surviving are her children, Amy and Mike Cannady of Grand Haven and Adam De Kraker and Peter Wu of Brooklyn, NY; 2 granddaughters, Hallie Cannady and Tatum Cannady; sisters and brother, Jan and Paul Mathews, Curt and Lonnie Berkompas, Marla and Jack Bosch, and Jill Berkompas and Gregg Hill; in-laws, Karla and Morrison Brown and Linda and Jim Vandewege; nephews, nieces, and cousins.

No services or visitations are scheduled.

Arrangements are by the Dykstra Funeral Home-Northwood Chapel.