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Chad Nykerk

March 17, 1984 - September 18, 2017
Holland, MI

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Visitations


Friday, September 22, 2017
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
Driving Directions

Friday, September 22, 2017
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
Driving Directions

Services


Saturday, September 23, 2017
11:00 AM EDT
First Reformed Church
630 State St.
Holland, MI 49423

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.

Barnabus Ministries
9479 Riley St..
Zeeland, MI 49464

Holland Hospital Home Care
750 E. 40th. St.
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


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Chad A. Nykerk age 33 of Holland died when a sudden onset of mental illness resulted in him taking his own life Monday, September 18, 2017.

Born in Holland, Chad graduated from Holland Christian High School class of 2002. Chad also attended Grand Valley State University as well as Kettering University.

Chad was employed for 3 years as a packaging designer for the Bradford Co. A lifelong member of First Reformed Church, Chad enjoyed biking, jujitsu, and was a former member of the American Legion Band.

He was an accomplished computer expert and enjoyed countless hours researching and designing computers.

Chad is survived by his parents Jim and Rachel Nykerk of Holland, brothers; Dan Nykerk, Jeff Nykerk and Ben and Beth Nykerk all of Holland. He is also survived by his grandfather, Arie Versendaal of Holland and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held Saturday 11:00 AM, First Reformed Church, 630 State St., with Dr. Dan Gillett officiating. Burial will be in Lakewood Cemetery.

Friends may call on the family Friday 2-4 and 6-8 at the Northwood Chapel, Dykstra Funeral Homes, 295 Douglas Ave., Holland.

Memorial gifts in Chad’s name may be given to Holland Hospital Home Care or Barnabus Ministries.

Please visit www.dykstrafuneralhome.com to sign an online registry or to leave a memory.