Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Betty Kuipers

October 26, 1928 - April 27, 2023
Holland, MI



Friday, May 5, 2023
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
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Saturday, May 6, 2023
11:00 AM EDT
Central Wesleyan Church
446 West 40th Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-7083

Please use entrance A


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.

St. James's Gate
12844 Renwood Dr.
Holland, MI 49424

Life Story / Obituary


Betty J. Kuipers, age 94 passed away surrounded by her family on Thursday, April 27, 2023.

Betty finished her journey home and stepped into eternity in the long arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on April 27, 2023.

Betty lived a full life as the Lord’s servant. Her generosity and loving heart left an impact on everyone she met, and her legacy will live on.

Betty Kuipers was an extraordinary woman who brightened the days of those around her just by being who she was each and every day. She was generous and kind, always looking for ways that she could be of service to others.

Betty left behind a legacy of faith and love which will be forever etched on the hearts of all those she leaves behind. Betty loved to attend all her children and grandchildren’s events.

She was preceded in death by husband Fred Kuipers in 2009 and a great granddaughter Ashlin Faith Kuipers.

She is survived by children: Steve (Deb) Kuipers, Randy (Linda) Kuipers and Bradley (Laure) Kuipers; grandchildren: Todd (Meg), Chad (Heather), Jeff, Matt (Jessica), Jennifer (Chuck), Brett (Dar), Katy (Andy), Bruce (Bethany), Daniel (Alexa), Mason (Sara) and Clayton (Elle); 17 great grandchildren; sister-in-law: Shirley Vasser and Brother and sister-in-law: Henry (Judy) Kuipers; many nieces and nephews and a handful of cousins.

Funeral services will be 11:00 am, Saturday, May 6, 2023 at Central Wesleyan Church (main sanctuary), 446 West 40th Street in Holland, please use entrance A. Rev. Lynn Bruce will be officiating. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4-7 pm, Friday, May 5, 2023 at Dykstra Funeral Homes-Northwood Chapel, 295 Douglas Ave. in Holland. Memorial contributions may be given to St. James's Gate, 12844 Renwood Dr., Holland, MI 49424.