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Rev Arnold John Van Lummel
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Birth: Sep. 3, 1921
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 2009
Kosciusko County
Indiana, USA

"The Goshen News" Goshen, Indiana February 6, 2009
Arnold J. van Lummel
Sept. 3, 1921-Feb. 4, 2009

Arnold J. van Lummel, 87, 18392 Debra Drive, Goshen, died Wednesday at 5:36 p.m. at Kosciusko Community Hospital, Warsaw, where he had been a patient for a brief stay. He had been in failing health the last few months.

He was born Sept. 3, 1921, in Prospect Park, N.J., to Harry John and Loretta (Vroegindewey) van Lummel. He came from Asbury Park, N.J., to Goshen in November 1990.

He was a retired pastor who served with Grand Avenue Reformed Church, Asbury Park, N.J., for more than 30 years, 1960-1990, and Clover Hills Reformed Church, Flemington, N.J., for more than 10 years.

He earned two master of divinity degrees from Western Theological Seminary, Holland, Mich., and Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, N.J.

Arnold took great pleasure in reading many various subjects. He also enjoyed working in his lawn.

On May 30, 1944, he married Marjorie Brower in Orange City, Iowa. She served at his side as a perfect pastor's wife throughout their marriage of 49 years. She died Aug. 27, 1993.

He is survived by his daughter, Celia Ann Smith, Goshen; two sons, Mark (Marie) van Lummel, Granger, and Paul (Pauline) Haider, Tinton Falls, N.J.; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a sister, Janet (William) Prommel, Hawthorne, N.J.

Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 3 p.m. at Greene Road Church, Goshen, where the funeral service will begin at 3 p.m. The Rev. John Wanders will lead the service.

Burial will be in Westlawn Cemetery, Orange City, Iowa.

Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to

Arnold John Van Lummel family history & genealogy

Arnold John Van Lummel (1921 - 2009) was a member of the Van Lummel family. Arnold was born on September 3, 1921. Arnold died on February 4, 2009 at 88 years old.

Arnold John Van Lummel's last known residence is at Goshen, Elkhart County, IN (Indiana), 46528.
VanLummel, Arnold J. Rev. 1921-2009


Posted By: Wilma J. Vande Berg - Volunteer
Date: 7/31/2009 at 09:20:02

NAME OF DECEASED: Rev. Arnold J. Van Lummel
HEADLINES: 87 of Goshen Indiana
DATE of DEATH: Feb 4, 2009
PLACE of DEATH:Warsaw Indiana
DATE of BIRTH: Sep 3, 1921
PLACE of BIRTH:Prospect Park NJ
PARENTS: Harry John VanLummel and Loretta Vroegindewey
SPOUSE: Marjorie H. Brower
DATE of MARRIAGE:May 30, 1944
MAIDEN NAME (if woman):
SURVIVORS: dau - Celia Ann Smith of Goshen IN, sons - Mark and Marie Van Lummel of Granger Indiana and Paul and Pauline Haider of Tinton Falls NJ; four grand and six great grandchildren; a sister Janet Mrs. William Prommel of Hawthorne NJ.
PLACE of BURIAL: West Lawn Cemetery Orange City IA
NEWSPAPER SOURCE & DATE: Oolman Funeral home obituary.
~Partial Obituary--documenting the pertinent details from the obituary content. Contact the submitter for full copy.
Arnold J. van Lummel

Mr. van Lummel, 87, of Goshen, Ind., died Feb. 4, 2009. He was a pastor at Grand Avenue Reformed Church, Asbury Park, from 1960-90. He was predeceased by his wife of 49 years, Marjorie Brower, in 1993. He is survived by a daughter, Celia Ann Smith of Goshen, Ind.; two sons and daughters-in-law, Mark and Marie van Lummel of Granger, Ind., and Paul and Pauline Haider of Tinton Falls; a sister and brother-inlaw, Janet and William Prommel of Hawthorne; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Arrangements were by Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, Ind.
Individual Record
U.S. Social Security Death Index

Birth Date: 3 Sep 1921
Death Date: 4 Feb 2009

State or Territory Where Number Was Issued: New Jersey

Death Residence Localities
ZIP Code: 46528
Localities: Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana
Arnold John Van Lummel:
Social Security Death Index (SSDI) Death Record

Name: Arnold John Van Lummel
State of Issue: New Jersey
Date of Birth: Saturday September 03, 1921
Date of Death: Wednesday February 04, 2009
Est. Age at Death: 87 years, 5 months, 1 days
Confirmation: Proven
Last known residence:
City: Goshen
County: Elkhart
State: Indiana
ZIP Code: 46528
Latitude: 41.5881
Longitude: -85.8387

Family links: 
  Harry John Van Lummel (1895 - 1963)
  Loretta Vroegindewey Van Lummel (1896 - 1982)
  Marjorie H. Brower Van Lummel (1924 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
West Lawn Cemetery
Orange City
Sioux County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Debra Polly
Record added: Apr 25, 2012
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Rev Arnold John Van Lummel
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Rev Arnold John Van Lummel
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Rev Arnold John Van Lummel
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You were a nice patron when you came into the Elkhart Public Library where I worked from 1996-2008. I didn't see a memorial for you on F.A.G. and felt you deserved one. RIP. ;D
- Debra Polly
 Added: Apr. 25, 2012

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