Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Goldie Sternberg

March 26, 1927 - January 26, 2022
Overisel, MI



Friday, January 28, 2022
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Overisel Reformed Church
4706 142nd Avenue
Holland, MI 49423
(269) 751-8744


Saturday, January 29, 2022
11:00 AM EST
Overisel Reformed Church
4706 142nd Avenue
Holland, MI 49423
(269) 751-8744


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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Words of Hope
700 Ball Avenue NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 459-6181
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Life Story / Obituary


Goldie Sternberg, age 94 of Overisel, went to her Heavenly home, Wednesday, January 26, 2022.

Goldie was born to James and Sadie (Hoekje) Lubbers on March 26, 1927. She graduated form Western and taught in a two-room school for several years. Goldie was a lifelong member of Overisel Reformed Church. She was involved and served in missions, education, quilting, the historical committee, and had a servant’s heart.

Goldie was preceded in death by her husband, Ted, of 65 years, in 2013, son, David Sternberg in 2021, grandson, Gregory Slagh in 1990, and a special friend, Gord Nagelkirk 2020.

Surviving are her children, Larry (Bette) Sternberg, Pat (Mark) Reuschel, and Jane (Dan) Slagh; daughter-in-law, Lou Sternberg; 11 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren; brothers, Lloyd Lubbers and Stan (Barb) Lubbers; in-laws, Winona Rietman and Judy (Tom) Reagan; nephews, nieces, and cousins.

Funeral services are 11 am Saturday (January 29) at Overisel Reformed Church, 4706 142nd Street. Burial will be in Overisel Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 pm Friday (January 28) at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Words of Hope or Hospice of Holland. The family would like to thank Royal Park for their care and compassion.

Arrangements are by the Dykstra Funeral Home-Mulder Chapel.