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Ruth Hoekstra

September 3, 1927 - November 17, 2019
Holland, MI



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Hospice of Holland
270 Hoover Blvd
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 396-2972
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Hope Church
77 West 11th St.
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


Ruth E. Hoekstra age 92 of Holland died at her home Sunday, November 17,2019.

She is preceded in death by her husband S. Robert Hoekstra in 2001 as well as her second husband Henry Telgenhof in 2019.

Ruth is survived by her children, Robert Hoekstra of Holland, Philip and Susan Hoekstra of Searsmont, M.E., Brother and Sister -in-laws, Shirley Ten Have of California, Dorothy Hoekstra of Grand Rapids, Burton Hoekstra of Grand Rapids, as well as nieces and nephews.

A private graveside service will be held later this month.

Memorial gifts in Ruth's name may be made to Hospice of Holland or Hope Church.

Arrangements are by the Northwood Chapel, Dykstra Funeral Homes.