|Birth: ||Sep. 4, 1894|
|Death: ||Dec. 8, 1972|
Rites held here Dec. 11 for Mrs. P. Niessink
Funeral services were held at the First Reformed Church here at 1:30 p.m. Monday, December 11, for Mrs. Peter Niessink, 78, a longtime resident of Sioux Center, who died December 8 at the Pleasant Acres Nursing Home in Hull after a long illness. Services were conducted by the Rev. Jack Boerigter and burial was made in Memory Gardens here with the Co-operative Funeral Home In charge of arrangements.
The former Anna Schaap, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius Schaap, was born at Ackley, Iowa, September 4, 1894. She was united in marriage to Peter Niessink of Sioux Center at Hull January 3, 1919. The couple had made their home on a farm near Sioux Center until 1946 when they moved into town and he became associated with Al Kempers in the operation of Niessink and Kemper; an implement and auto dealership.
Mr. Niessink had retired from the business a couple of years prior to his death on September 5, 1972.
Survivors include one son, Lubbert, of Rock Rapids; two daughters, Katherine (Mrs. Frank) Dekkers of Sioux Center, and Cecelia (Mrs. Marvin) Kamrath of Sheldon; and five grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, three brothers, four sisters and one grandchild.
Sioux Center News 1972-12-14.
Cornelius Johannes Schaap (1858 - 1946)
Tryntje Roos Schaap (1862 - 1921)
Peter Niessink (1897 - 1972)*
Lubbert Niessink (1919 - 2013)*
Katherine Niessink Dekker (1921 - 2006)*
John Schaap (1881 - 1951)*
Kate Schaap Van Dyk (1883 - 1949)*
Minnie Schaap (1888 - 1904)*
Anna Schaap Niessink (1894 - 1972)
Memory Gardens Sioux Center Cemetery
Created by: GS
Record added: May 10, 2012
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