Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Elsie Conrad

September 11, 1917 - December 25, 2016
Holland, MI



Thursday, December 29, 2016
2:00 PM EST
Freedom Village Auditorium - 6th Floor
145 Columbia Avenue
Holland, MI 49423


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.

Hospice of Holland
270 Hoover Blvd
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 396-2972
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Freedom Village Employee Fund c/o Macatawa Bank
145 Columbia Avenue
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


Elsie Alida Conrad, 99, left her mortal vessel Sunday morning, December 25th surrounded by her daughters Janet Manglitz, BJ Conrad and her companion Lisa Baker. She joined her husband and childhood sweetheart Charles Conrad. She grew up in Ludington, MI. After marrying Charles, they moved to Holland, MI and she became a homemaker and mother. She is survived by her sister, Linnea Starr; her daughters BJ Conrad and Janet and Robert Manglitz; her grandchildren, Kerri Grace and Sharla Manglitz; great-grandson Dante Neyra IV; nieces Karen Beechler and Carol Starr and many other nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be 2 pm Thursday (December 29), at Freedom Village (6th Floor), 145 Columbia Avenue, with the Rev. Dr. Kathryn Roberts officiating.

Burial was in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland or Freedom Village Employee Fund c/o Macatawa Bank.

Arrangements are by the Dykstra Funeral Home-Mulder Chapel.