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Marinus "Martin" Blackport
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Birth: Jun. 11, 1877
Kloetinge
Zeeland, Netherlands
Death: May 28, 1967
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA

OBITUARY
GRAND RAPIDS PRESS
MAY 29 1967
BLACKPORT -- Mr Martin Blackport aged 90, of 1051 Northup Dr. NW, passed away at Blodgett Memorial Hospital Sunday evening. Surviving are a son, Marvin J. Blackport, two daughters, Mrs. Oliver I. (Yetta) Wagemaker, and Mrs. Nella Blackport, a daughter-in-law, Mrs. William (Lillian) Blackport, six grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, a sister, Mrs. Nellie Rozema, several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Wednesday afternoon at 3:00 o'clock at the Van't Hof Chapel of the Holle-eek-oele Mortuaries, 851 Leonard St NW with the Rev. Raymond Rewerts officiating. Interment Restlawn Memorial park. Mr. Blackport reposes at the funeral home where relatives and friend may meet the family from 7 to 9 Monday evening and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 Tuesday. Contributions in memory of Mr. Blackport may be made to the Memorial fund of the Fifth Reformed Church.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Blackport (1849 - 1927)
  Neeltje van Zweden Zwartepoorte (1846 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Doris Hesselink Blackport (1879 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  William Blackport (1903 - 1965)*
  Henrietta Blackport Wagemaker (1904 - 1993)*
  Marvin J. Blackport (1913 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peter Blackport (1873 - 1955)**
  Cornelia Blackport VanderMaas (1874 - 1956)*
  Cornelius Blackport (1876 - 1920)*
  Marinus Blackport (1877 - 1967)
  Nellie Blackport Rozema (1880 - 1969)*
  Clara Blackport DeBruyn (1882 - 1961)*
  Eli Blackport (1884 - ____)*
  Jacob Blackport (1889 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Rest Lawn Memorial Park
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: stonelink
Record added: Jul 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72433403
Marinus Martin Blackport
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Marinus Martin Blackport
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