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Henry "Hendrik" Van Roekel
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1878
Bennekom
Gelderland, Netherlands
Death: Aug. 22, 1969
Sioux Center
Sioux County
Iowa, USA

Published in THE INDEPENDENT
Hawarden, Iowa
Thursday, August 28, 1969

Funeral services for Henry Van Roekel, Sr., 91, were held August 26 at the First Reformed church in Sioux Center. Bural was in the Sioux Center Community Cemetery.

Mr. Van Roekel was born July 17, 1878, in The Netherlands. He came to the United States at the age of 13, He married Allie Vander Ploeg March 22, 1904, at Sioux Center. She died December 15, 1965.

Survivors include five sons, Tony of Ireton,
Neal, Gerrit and Henry, all of Sioux Center, and
John of Orange City; six daughters, Mrs. Henry Sneller, Mrs. Gerrit Franken, Mrs. Al Meendering, and Miss Ellen Van Roekel all of Sioux Center, Mrs. Henry Van Regenmorter of Orange City, Mrs. Ed Sneller of Hazel Run, Minnesota; Two sisters, Miss Ellen Van Roekel, Mrs. Hattie Kroon, both of Sioux Center; 31 grandchildren 31 great-grand children.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Cornelis Van Roekel (1840 - 1935)
  Gerritje Veldhuizen Van Roekel (1849 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  Allie Vander Ploeg Van Roekel (1882 - 1965)*
 
 Children:
  Neal Van Roekel (1905 - 2001)*
  Garret Van Roekel (1908 - 1999)*
  Tena Van Roekel Sneller (1910 - 2003)*
  Carrie Van Roekel Franken (1912 - 2001)*
  Tony Van Roekel (1914 - 1989)*
  John H. Van Roekel (1916 - 1996)*
  Henry Van Roekel (1918 - 2003)*
  Cynthia Van Roekel Van Regenmorter (1923 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gerritje Van Roekel Van Tol (1875 - 1961)*
  Henry Van Roekel (1878 - 1969)
  Gerrit Van Roekel (1879 - 1903)*
  Cornelia Van Roekel (1882 - 1974)*
  Brantje Van Roekel (1883 - 1897)*
  Hattie Van Roekel Kroon (1885 - 1979)*
  Jan Willem Van Roekel (1888 - 1897)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memory Gardens Sioux Center Cemetery
Sioux Center
Sioux County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: GS
Originally Created by: Corrine Maske
Record added: Feb 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65322344
Henry Hendrik Van Roekel
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Rest in peace...
- Nancy
 Added: Apr. 21, 2015
 
 
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