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Virginia Slikkers

July 15, 1922 - December 13, 2018
Zellwood, FL



Wednesday, December 19, 2018
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


Our beloved mother, Virginia Mary Slikkers, age 96, of Zellwood, Florida, went to sleep in Jesus Thursday, December 13, 2018.

Virginia was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.

She deeply loved her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren and prayed for them regularly. Virginia was a lifelong member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Gerald, in 2005.

She is survived by her children: Michael and Donna Slikkers of Holland,

Patricia and John Pawson of Zellwood, Florida, and Randall and Elaine Slikkers of Holland; Six grandchildren, Michelle Slikkers Hubbell, Meredith Slikkers, Jonathan and Tobi Pawson, Christopher and Tiffany Pawson, Ingrid and Erik Brown, Erica and David Griessel; Nine great-grandchildren, Kate, Emma, Nelson, and Colin Hubbell; Sean Ryan, Meaghan, and Ian Pawson; Emma and Jenna Brown; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law: Barbara Bartz of Florida, Jean Brummett of Idaho, and Leon Slikkers of Holland.

Visitation will be Wednesday, December 19, 2018 from 6-8 pm at the Dykstra Funeral Home - Mulder Chapel, 188 West 32nd Street in Holland.

A private celebration of her life will be held by the family with Pastor Jonathan Pawson officiating, followed by interment in Pilgrim Home Cemetery. To sign an on-line registry or leave a memory please visit