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Mason Lievense

December 30, 1991 - September 7, 2018
Holland, MI



Friday, September 14, 2018
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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Saturday, September 15, 2018
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
Community Church of Douglas
6874 Wiley Road
Douglas, MI 49406
(269) 857-1492


Saturday, September 15, 2018
1:00 PM EDT
Community Church of Douglas
6874 Wiley Road
Douglas, MI 49406
(269) 857-1492


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.

"Mason's Meals" c/o Saugatuck Public Schools
401 Elizabeth Street
Saugatuck, MI 49453

Go to and use ID#98765 to donate with credit or debit card. Funds will be used for kids who do not have meals and is called "Mason's Meals" in memory of Mason who often gave food to hungry kids.

Life Story / Obituary


Mason Robert Lievense, age 26, of Holland passed away Friday, September 7, 2018.

Mason was kindhearted and generous beyond measure. He had a quick wit, a wicked sense of humor, and always thought to make others laugh. Mason was slow to anger and quick to forgive. He was an old school gentleman who loved history, geography, comics, video games, animals and all things chocolate. He had a big heart and sought to lift others up through his humor, there was never a dull moment when he was around. Mason was dedicated to family and was a very humble person. He had his associate’s degree and sought to finish his bachelor’s degree while working Farmers Insurance. He was preceded in death by his grandfather Donald Lievense.

He is survived by his parents: Anne Drozdowicz and Dave Boes of Douglas and Bob Lievense of Holland; twin brother: Ethan Lievense of Douglas; stepsister: Allie Boes-Asuncion and Jason Asuncion of San Diego, CA; stepbrother: Nate Boes of Portland, OR; grandmother: LaVerne Lievense; step grandparents: Dale and Elaine Boes of Holland, MI; aunts and uncles: James Lievense, Bill and Jane Lievense, Maria Droz and Chuck Gustafson and Margaret Balmer; cousins: Matt Balmer, Molly Howell, Andrew Lievense, Betsy Atkins, Laura Williams.

A funeral service will be 1:00 PM, Saturday, September 15, 2018 at the Community Church of Douglas, 6874 Wiley Road, Douglas, MI 49406. Rev. Kama Jongerius will be officiating.

Visitation will be from 5-8 PM, Friday, September 14, 2018 at Dykstra Funeral Home – Mulder Chapel, 188 West 32nd Street in Holland and from 11:30 – 1:00 PM prior to the service at the church. Memorial contributions may be given to "Mason's Meals" through Saugatuck Public Schools, go to use ID#98765.