Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Joanne Spykerman

April 5, 2020
Holland, MI


Memorial Service

Tuesday, July 7, 2020
11:00 AM EDT
Harderwyk Ministries
1627 W Lakewood Blvd
Holland, MI 49424
(616) 399-9190


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.

Alzheimer's Association, Northwest Michigan Chapter
2944 Fuller Ave, NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
(616) 459-4558
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Harderwyk Church
1627 W Lakewood Blvd
Holland, MI 49424
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Life Story / Obituary


Joanne Spykerman, age 89 of Holland, went to be with her Lord on Sunday afternoon, April 5, 2020.

She was born in Sully, Iowa on July 7, 1930 and was the 9th of 10 children born to Jo and Sadie Goodyk. She attended Calvin College and married Joel Spykerman in 1949. Joanne attended Harderwyk church all her married life and participated in many of the church functions. She was loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and will be deeply missed.

She was preceded in death by all 9 of her siblings.

She is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Joel; her 5 sons, Mark (Arlene) of Zeeland, Randy (Debbie) of Holland, Scott (Carol) of Holland, Tim (Marsha) of Zeeland, David (Stephani) of Chandler, AZ; 22 grandchildren, Steve, Sara, Bryan, Angela, Jason, Heather, Rob, Rick, Amy, Jeremy, Stacy, Emily, Natalie; 24 great-grandchildren, along with many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Harderwyk Church or Alzheimer's Association.

A memorial service will take place on Tuesday, July 7 at 11:00am at Harderwyk Church, 1627 W Lakewood Blvd. in Holland.