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Hazel Assink

October 7, 2021
Holland, MI



Sunday, October 10, 2021
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
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Monday, October 11, 2021
11:00 AM EDT
Harlem Reformed Church
6854 144th Ave
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 399-1767


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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Harlem Reformed Church - Benevolence Fund
6854 144th Ave
Holland, MI 49424
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Life Story / Obituary


Hazel Assink, age 96 of Holland, passed away Thursday October 7, 2021 at American House.

She was proceeded in death by her loving husband Herman in 2001, 3 sisters, 1 brother, and several brothers and sisters-in-law.

Hazel leaves behind her children, Mary Assink, Randall Assink, Luann (Dave) DeFeyter, Bev (Chris) Assink, and Jeanne Steber. She was very proud of her grand-children, Lisa (Brian) Brinks, Stephanie (Andy) Putman, Bryan (Trisha) Assink, Michelle (Russell) Bullock, David (Jamie) DeFeyter; and her great-grandchildren, Elizabeth Brinks, Nate Brinks, Abby Brinks, Andrew Putman, Dylan Putman, Samantha Assink, Isabelle Assink, Zachery Assink, Aubree Assink, Aqua Paauwe-Bullock, Edward Bullock, Eli DeFeyter, Ian DeFeyter, and Autumn DeFeyter. They were sure to put a smile on her face. She was also survived by her sisters, Ann (Elmer) DeWeerd, Marilyn Schepel, Joan Geurink; brother, Glen (Betty) Geurink; sisters-in-law, Alice Geurink, Dorothy Schrotenboer along with several nieces and nephews.

A visitation will take place on Sunday, October 10 from 2-4pm at Dykstra Funeral Home - Northwood Chapel (295 Douglas Ave.) in Holland. A funeral service will be on Monday, October 11 at 11am at Harlem Reformed Church with Rev. John Nyitray officiating.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Hospice of Holland, or Harlem Reformed Church Benevolence Fund. The family would like to thank American House and Hospice of Holland for their love and kindness they showed our mom during her stay there.