Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Jean Smith

July 25, 2021
Holland, MI



Saturday, July 31, 2021
10:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Northwood Chapel
295 Douglas Avenue
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 392-2348
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Graveside Service

Saturday, July 31, 2021
1:30 PM EDT
North Holland Cemetery
2436 Beeline Rd
Holland, MI 49424


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.

New Day Home Care
12436 53rd Ave
Allendale, MI 49401
(513) 532-0709

Life Story / Obituary


Jean Ann Smith, age 87 of Holland, passed away peacefully into the arms of her Savior with family by her side on July 25, 2021.

Jean was born February 18, 1934 in Cadillac, MI to Robert and Edith Shepperly. She was a hard working mother of three who also helped with their family business, the Wooden Shoe Blueberry Farm. She was a long time member of North Holland Reformed Church, and had a love for animals, specifically dogs. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother and will be deeply missed by all.

She was preceded in death by her brothers; Robert and Jack Shepperly and granddaughter, Jamie Marie Kammeraad.

She is survived by her children: Kathy and Mark Davis of Allegan, Jan and Randy Baumann of Holland and Keith and Kristina Smith of Holland; grandchildren: Joshua Kammeraad, Sara Kammeraad, Seth and Samantha Smith, Stephanie and Anthony Scheerhorn, Kacie and Gary Prins, Levi Baumann, Shelby and Eric Lamer, Elliana and Logan Harig, Serena Smith, Marlaina Smith and Josiah Smith; great grandchildren: Dakota, Tyler, Brennan, Wesley, Beckham, Ella, Camille, Whitaker, Finley, Ava and Kendall.

A heartfelt thanks to the AWESOME caregivers that were truly the hands and feet of Jesus to Mom these past months. Stacy Marion, Kim Newell, Rebecca Huddleston, Cathie Hoover, Lynn and Cody DeBoef. We are forever grateful!

Visitation for Jean will take place on Saturday, July 31 from 10:30am – 1:00pm at Dykstra Funeral Home – Northwood Chapel. A graveside service will follow at 1:30pm at North Holland Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to New Day Home Care (12436 53rd Ave, Allendale, MI 49401).