|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1889, Netherlands|
|Death: ||Nov. 30, 1943|
Mrs. Joe Kooima
Mrs. Joe Kooima was born in the Netherlands December 25, 1889, and came to America in 1901 at the age of 12 years. She was married to Joe Kooima October 11, 1911 at Doon.
The family moved onto a farm in this vicinity where they reared a family of five children all of whom still alive. The children are Tena (Mrs. Leonard Smit), Coba, (Mrs. Ben Vander Berg), Anna, Henry and Elmer at home.
She is also survived by six brothers and two sisters, Albert Schreuder, of Doon; John Schreuder of Murfreeboro, Tenn.; Jake and Evert Boer. Alvord, Arie Boer of Sioux Falls; and John Boer of Rock Valley: Mrs. Bill De Jong of Doon and Mrs. Bill Zwaak of Sioux City.
Funeral services were held in the Chr. Ref. church conducted by Rev. H. J Triezenberg and interment was made in Valley View cemetery.
Alton Democrat 1943-12-09.
Joe Kooima (1886 - 1950)*
Tena Kooima De Smit (1914 - 1987)*
Coba Kooima Van Den Berg (1918 - 1991)*
Anna Kooima Jansen (1919 - 2002)*
Henry Kooima (1922 - 2001)*
Valley View Cemetery
Created by: GS
Record added: Feb 18, 2012
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