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Gordon Vork

November 15, 2016
Holland, MI



Sunday, November 20, 2016
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM EST
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
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Monday, November 21, 2016
11:00 AM EST
Noordeloos Christian Reformed Church
4055 112th Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 772-9853
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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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Children Of The Promise
P.O. Box 123
Prinsburg, MN 56281

Life Story / Obituary


Gordon Vork, 89, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday Nov. 15, 2016. He was a lifelong resident of Holland, and member of Noordeloos Christian Reformed Church. Mr. Vork was preceded in death by his wife, Margery; parents, Charles (Maude) Vork; brothers, John (Johanna) Vork, Harold (Dorothy) Vork, Cornelius (Alice) Vork, and Kenneth (Hazel) Vork; son-in-law, Kelly Sloothaak; brother-in-law, George Smeenge.

Gordon is survived by his daughters, Karen Sloothaak, Jayne (Ron) Perkins; sons, David (Nancy) Vork, Doug (Ginger) Vork; grandchildren, Melissa (Rob) Brouwer, Mark (Christine) Sloothaak, Eric Sloothaak, Emma (Brian) Cannon, Lucas Perkins, Aaron, Tony, and Jon Vork; great grandchildren, Caden, Easton, and Landon Brouwer; brother, Marvin (Marjorie) Vork; sister, Betty (Alvin) Van Den Brink; in-laws, Henne Smeenge, Carl (Ruth) Nyboer, Paul (June) Smeenge; many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at the Dykstra Funeral Home - Northwood Chapel, 295 Douglas Avenue, Holland, on Sunday November 20, from 3-5 p.m. A funeral ceremony will be held at Noordeloos Christian Reformed Church, 4055 112th Avenue in Holland, on Monday, November 21, at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Matt Riddle officiating. Burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Holland, and Children of The Promise in Haiti.