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Melva Lamberts

June 5, 1948 - May 30, 2020
Holland, MI



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Zion Lutheran Church
77 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


Melva Kay Lamberts, age 71 of Holland passed away with her loving daughters by her side on Saturday, May 30, 2020 and she is now reunited with Frank, the love of her life, and her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Mel and Frank were married at Zion Lutheran Church in 1972. They spent 41 glorious years together, caring and loving each other. They were members of Zion Lutheran Church for many years. Mel loved music and the country revivals at church. She enjoyed camping and going on cruises with Frank and her family. Mel loved her kids and grandkids and she never stopped caring for them right up to the moments before her passing.

She was preceeded in death by her loving husband Frank Lamberts in 2013, her mother; Evelyn and Phil Geerling, father; Frank Schultz, brothers; Dick Schultz and Herb Schultz and sisters; Vi Langeland and Dearie Ross.

Survived by her children: Jeannie and Bill Wilkie of Caledonia and Shelly and Randy Hungerink of Holland; grandchildren: Rob Sluiter, Felicia Sluiter, Jamie Sluiter and Kayla Hungerink; great grandchildren; Odis, Brayden, Alayna Mel, and Colt; brothers and sisters: Avis and Jim Sebright, Marie Johnson, Marnie and Keith Daniels, Hermie and Karen Schultz, Ken and Jan Schultz and Rex and Angela Schultz; brother-in-law: John and Elaine Lamberts; sister-in-law: Arlene and Norm TenBrink; several nieces and nephews.

A private family viewing and a graveside service at Pilgrim Home Cemetery will be held. Reverend Dieter Haupt will be presiding. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be given to Zion Lutheran Church. Arrangements are by Dykstra Funeral Home – Northwood Chapel.