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David VanDenBrink

September 5, 1942 - August 26, 2021
Holland, MI



Sunday, August 29, 2021
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Mulder Chapel
188 West 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
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Monday, August 30, 2021
12:30 PM EDT
Pilgrim Home Cemetery
370 E. 16th Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 928-2450

Life Story / Obituary


David VanDenBrink, age 78, went home to his Savior on August 26, 2021 after a long journey with Alzheimer’s disease.

Dave enjoyed God’s creation as an outdoorsman: hunting, fishing, golfing, traveling and riding his motorcycle. He used his gift of music singing and playing the French horn. He was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church. His greatest joy was spending time with his family. He will be dearly missed by his family and all who cared for him.

He was proceeded in death by his parents, Ray and Margaret (Poll)

VanDenBrink, brother Tom VanDenBrink, sister Ardelle Graham and a niece, Elayna Durso.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, of 54 years; son Tim (Amy) VanDenBrink; daughters Jennifer (Dan) Mills, Teresa (Bill) Emery, and Laura (Brent) Shoemaker; brother Cal (Jane) VanDenBrink; 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be 12:30 pm, Monday, August 30, 2021 at Pilgrim Home Cemetery, 370 E. 16th Street, Holland, MI 49423. Family and friends are welcome.

A visitation will be from 2-4 pm, Sunday, August 29, 2021 at Dykstra Funeral Homes-Mulder Chapel, 188 West 32nd Street in Holland.