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Elaine (Rotman) Bicknell

March 8, 1937 - September 16, 2018
Holland, MI



Wednesday, September 19, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Mulder Chapel
188 West 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
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Thursday, September 20, 2018
11:00 AM EDT
Chapel at Central Wesleyan Church
446 West 40th Street
Holland, MI 49423


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Life Story / Obituary


Elaine (Rotman) Bicknell, age 81, of Holland, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Sunday, September 16, 2018.

Elaine was born, raised in Holland, and attended, both, the Salvation Army Church and Central Wesleyan Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon in 1977 and a great granddaughter, Karina Vasquez in 1999.

Surviving are her children, Michael and Claire Rotman, Vicki Santos, and Mark Rotman; 6 grandchildren, Bryan and Laura Rotman (Isabelle, Max, and Gibson), Jennifer and Ronnie Vera (Ally, Gabe, and Jacob), Krisi Santos (Cristian, Kira, Angelia, Andrew, and Emerson), James and Betsy Santos (James III, Joshua, and Jonah), Stephanie and Daniel Martinez (Layla), and Juan Orozco (Alice); brothers and sister, Eugene Overway, Maxine Brink, and Donald and Bonnie Overway; several nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Thursday, (September 20), in the Chapel at Central Wesleyan Church, 446 West 40th Street (Entrance D or G), with the Rev. Larry Johnson officiating. Visitation will be 6-8 pm Wednesday, (September 19), at the Dykstra Funeral Home-Mulder Chapel, 188 West 32nd Street.

Memorial contributions may be made to one’s choice.