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William (Bill) Kolean

August 29, 1934 - January 26, 2017
Holland, MI

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Services


Monday, January 30, 2017
11:00 AM EST
Central Avenue Christian Reformed Church
1 Graves Place
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 396-6230

Contributions


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.

Central Avenue Christian Reformed Church Mission Fund
1 Graves Place
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 396-6230

Good Shepherd Home-Life Enrichment Department
280 West 40th Street
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


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William (Bill) Kolean, age 82, of Holland, passed away, Thursday, January 26, 2017.

Bill was a truck driver for Lear Siegler/Home Division and retired from Holland Public Schools.

He was a former member of the Sixth Reformed Church where he served as an Elder and Deacon and is a member of Central Avenue Christian Reformed Church where he served as a Deacon.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Adrian and Gertrude (Mokma) Kolean.

Bill is survived by his wife, Evelyn of 55 years; children, Karla Kolean and William and Jennifer Kolean; sister-in-law, Kathleen Coffee; aunts, Em Kolean, Pauline Kolean, and Betty Mokma; cousins, Stuart and Gert Kolean and many other cousins, nephews, and nieces; longtime friend, Jud and Joann Heetderks; and his pet cat, K.C.

Memorial services will be 11 am Monday (January 30) at the Central Avenue Christian Reformed Church, 1 graves Place, with the Rev. Jim Scholten officiating.

Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

No visitation is scheduled.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Central Avenue Christian Reformed Church Mission Fund or Good Shepherd Home-Life Enrichment Department; 280 West 40th Street; Holland, MI 49423

Thank you to the staff of the Good Shepherd Homes/Jacobs Cottage for their excellent care during Bill’s battle with dementia.

Arrangements are by the Dykstra Funeral Home-Mulder Chapel.