Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Patricia A. Terrell

March 19, 1953 - March 13, 2024
Holland, MI



Saturday, March 16, 2024
11:00 AM EDT
Gibson Cemetery
138th Avenue & 65th Street
Laketown Township, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


Patricia Terrell, age 70, of Holland, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2024.

Pat was born in Holland on March 19, 1953. She attended Holland Public Schools and graduated from Holland High School in 1971. Pat loved gardening and had a community garden at Teusink Farms. She also loved animals and was known to feed them. Pat also adopted many dogs in her lifetime. She loved being near and on the water in her free time.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Seth & Betty Vander Ploeg; brothers, Steven and Richard Vander Ploeg. Pat is survived by her sister in-law, Janet Vander Ploeg; nieces & nephews, Michael Vander Ploeg, Thomas (Diane) Vander Ploeg, Katie (Jerry) McCoy, Jacob Vander Ploeg, Rachel (Josh) Birkholz; special friend, David Brown and many extended family and friends.

Graveside services will be held on Saturday, March 16, at 11:00am, at Gibson Cemetery, in Laketown Township on the corner of 138th Avenue & 65th Street with the Reverend Jim Daniels presiding. A celebration of life will be held this summer.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland and the Harbor Humane Society.

Funeral arrangements are under the auspices of the Mulder Chapel.