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Arvilla Anys

June 9, 1931 - February 12, 2023
Holland, MI



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Harlem Reformed Church Women's Ministry.
6854 144th Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 399-1767

Life Story / Obituary


Arvilla Anys, 91, passed on to her heavenly home on February 12, 2023. She died at Lee Memorial hospital in Cape Coral, Florida following a brief illness with Charlie and Mary by her side. She was born June 9, 1931 to Martinus and Nina(Schelhaas) Mosterd in Corsica, South Dakota.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Anys in 2000. Also, by her siblings, John Mosterd, Marie Kok and Bud Mosterd.

Survivors, son Charlie (Mary) Anys; grandchildren James (Mary Jane) Anys, Sarah(Darien) Black; great-grandchildren Rachael Van De Ven, Kirsten Van De Ven, Trenton Black and fiance Claire Dorn, Drew Black and Hudson Black; sister-in-law Jenean Mosterd; and many nieces and nephews.

She was a member of Harlem Reformed church. She loved to crochet and work on puzzles with her daughter-in-law Mary. She spent winters on Pine Island in Florida with her family.

A private graveside service will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Harlem Reformed Church Women's Ministry.

Local arrangements are by the Dykstra Funeral Home-Northwood Chapel.