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James Mokma

May 28, 1938 - February 4, 2023
Holland, MI



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James E. Mokma passed away peacefully on February 4, 2023, at Holland Hospital. James was born May 28, 1938, to Harold and Nora Mokma of Holland. He married Yvonne Dangremond on April 8, 1961, and were married 61 years.

Preceding him in death were a son Darren Mokma, grandson Lance Mokma, sister Sharon Comel and his parents.

Survivors are his wife Yvonne, children Michael (Kimberly) Mokma, Denise (Greg) Fishnick, Lisa (Michael) Klinge, grandchildren Melanie (Taylor) Ensing, Austin (Mackenzie) Mokma, Melissa Vannette, Ross (Alicia) Vannette, Stephanie (Troy) Kurkjian, Tara Fishnick, Lindsey (Machiah) Kloosterman, Jennifer Klinge, Ashley (Travis) Vork and Raye Mokma. Lance’s wife, Sarah Golub Mokma. Great Grandchildren Haley, Greydon, Callaway, James, Oakley, Ellery, Lilah, Brody, Eleanor, Greyson, Hudson and Lincoln. Brother Terry (Irma) Mokma, sisters-in-laws Shannon Dangremond and Diane Dangremond.

Cremation has taken place. No services or visitations are scheduled. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland.

Arrangements are by the Dykstra Funeral Home-Mulder Chapel.