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Marilyn Tebelak

April 25, 1947 - August 17, 2015
Zeeland, MI



Thursday, August 20, 2015
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
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Friday, August 21, 2015
1:00 PM EDT
Harlem Reformed Church
6854 144th Ave
Holland, MI 49424
1 (616) 399-1767


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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Make-A-Wish Foundation, Grand Rapids Office
648 Monroe Ave Suite 104
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
1 (616) 363-4607

Life Story / Obituary


Marilyn R. (Assink) Tebelak, age 68, of Holland/Zeeland area passed away on Monday August 17, 2015 at her home.

Born and raised in Holland, she was a resident of the area her entire life. She was a graduate of West Ottawa High School. Marilyn was a realtor in the Holland area for over 40 years, most recently with Keller Williams Real Estate. In past years she served on the board of directors for West Michigan Lakeshore Association of Realtors, and received a Lifetime Achievement award from WMLAR. She was preceded in death by her parents James and Nella Assink, brother Jerry Assink, niece Kelsey Assink, and nephew Hunter Palmbos.

Surviving are sister-in-law Karen Assink, nieces and nephews: Randy and Joy Ensing, Greg and Deb Assink, Michael and LeAnn Assink, and Dan and Marnie Assink. Also surviving are Aunts, Uncles great nieces and nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Friday at 1:00 pm at Harlem Reformed Church. Officiating will be the Rev. John Nyitray. Visitation will be Thursday 5-8 pm at the Northwood Chapel, Dykstra Funeral Homes Inc 295 Douglas Ave. Interment will be at Restlawn Memorial Gardens in Holland. Memorial contributions may be made to Make A Wish Foundation or Hospice of Holland. For more information please visit