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Rodney DeKraker

March 31, 1944 - January 15, 2021
Holland, MI



Tuesday, January 19, 2021
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Mulder Chapel
188 West 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
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Life Story / Obituary


Rodney DeKraker, age 76, of Holland died Friday, January 15, 2021.

Rod was owner/operator of his own semi-truck for many years. He had a passion for anything to do with racing, including cars and snowmobiles.

He was preceded in death by his parents Louis and Ruth DeKraker and a son Travis in 1987.

He is survived by his children: Todd and Julie DeKraker of Holland, Troy DeKraker of Holland, Brett and Rachel DeKraker of Hamilton and Stephanie and Nick deLongpre of Holland; grandchildren: Josh and Kristina, Mac, Levi, Tyce, Kaylee, Emersyn, Cason, Brielle; great grandson: Jacob; brothers: Larry and Judy DeKraker of Holland, Dennis and Alyse DeKraker of Washington and Keith and Vicki DeKraker of Holland; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

A visitation will be from 6-8 pm, Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Dykstra Funeral Home-Mulder Chapel, 188 West 32nd Street in Holland. Burial will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.