Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Myra L. Tyink

August 22, 1937 - April 30, 2022
Holland, MI



Friday, May 6, 2022
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Mulder Chapel
188 West 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
Driving Directions

Life Story / Obituary


Myra L. Tyink, age 84, of Holland, went to meet her Lord and Savior at her home on Saturday evening, April 30, 2022.

Previously attending Immanuel Baptist, she recently attended Central Wesleyan Church. She was a nurse’s aide at local nursing homes and a homemaker. Her passions were her faith, family, baking, and coffee “klatschin’” with family and friends around the kitchen table. Myra was famous for her spread of homemade sweets at coffee gatherings and parties. She will be deeply missed. Myra was preceded in death by her dearly loved husband, James Tyink Jr.; brother, Roger Beekman and sister Elaine Ooms.

Myra is survived by her children; John (Cheryl) Tyink of Ethel, MO and Sandy (Gary) Van Ravenswaay of Holland, MI; grandchildren, Stephanie (Ross) VanDerKooi, A.J.Tyink, Amanda Tyink, Jennifer (Kyle) Kreps, Bri (Emmanuel) Martinez, Jimmy Van Ravenswaay, and Danny Van Ravenswaay; five great grandchildren; brother Bill (Lois) Beekman and sister Mary (Dave) Kaniff; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Graveside services will take place at 2:00pm, Friday May 6, in Graafschap Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1:00pm to 2:00pm at the Mulder Chapel - Dykstra Funeral Home, 188 West 32nd Street, Holland.

Memorial contributions may be made to Moody Radio (WGNB), 3764 84th Avenue, Zeeland, MI 49464. To sign an online registry or leave a memory, please visit