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James Stark

May 30, 2020
Holland, MI



Wednesday, June 3, 2020
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Mulder Chapel
188 West 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
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Thursday, June 4, 2020
11:00 AM EDT
Gibson Cemetery
Corner of 65th and 138th
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.

American Heart Association / American Stroke Association Memorial or Tribute Donation
3816 Paysphere Circle
Chicago, IL 60674
(800) 242-8721
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Life Story / Obituary


James A Stark passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, May 30th.

Jim was born in La Porte Indiana to Herman and Louise Stark on December 23rd, 1938. He went on to earn a degree in Mortuary Science from Michigan State University. He worked as a claims adjuster for AAA insurance for 32 years. Jim enjoyed spending time outdoors hunting, fishing and working around his hobby farm in his retirement years.

Jim is survived by his wife of 52 years Lynn Stark, two sons, Jon and Heather Stark of Holland, MI and Erik and Nicole Stark of Kalamazoo, MI as well as two grand children, Justin and Tyler Stark of Holland.

Visitation will be held at Dykstra Funeral Home - Mulder Chapel, 188 W. 32nd Street in Holland MI on Wednesday, June 3rd from 5 to 8 PM. Funeral services will be held at Gibson Cemetery in Laketown Township on Thursday, June 4th at 11 AM.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Heart Association.