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Ruth Fraam

February 24, 2017
Holland, MI



Wednesday, March 1, 2017
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Mulder Chapel
188 West 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
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Thursday, March 2, 2017
1:30 PM EST
Covenant Presbyterian Church
1015 East 32nd Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 335-2036


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.

Harbor Humane Society
14345 Bagley St at US 131
West Olive, MI 49460
(616) 399-2119
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Life Story / Obituary


Ruth Fraam, age 85, of Holland, was called Home by her Lord and Savior, Friday afternoon, February 24, 2017. Ruth was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church. She was preceded in death by her husband Allen in 2016, a son, Michael Fraam in 2013 and son-in-law, Charles Ketchum in 2015. Surviving are her children, Linda (Gary) Sprik of Hudsonville, Mary Ketchum of Port St. Lucie, FL, David (Kristi) Fraam of Zeeland, and Joseph (Hannah) Fraam of Cedar Springs; daughter-in-law, Bonnie Fraam of Holland; 9 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; sister, Connie Van Gelderen of Grand Haven; several nephews, nieces, and cousins. A memorial service will be held, 1:30 pm Thursday (March 2), at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1015 East 32nd Street, with the Rev. Ken Klett officiating. A memorial visitation will be 5-7 pm Wednesday (March 1), at the Dykstra Funeral Home-Mulder Chapel, 188 West 32nd Street. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Harbor Humane Society.