|Birth: ||Feb. 27, 1910|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 2005|
Klaas Aardema "Papa" Klaas Aardema, our loving father and grandfather, passed away February 8, 2005 of natural causes.
He was born February 27, 1910 in Leeuwarden, Holland. He married Grietje Hoekstra on March 12, 1932 in Holland. They immigrated to the United States in 1954 with five children and four suitcases. He loved going on his Wendover trips.
Klaas is survived by his children, Alice (Ron) Armstrong, Simon (Kathy), Ann (Bill) Lamoreaux, Steve (Lynne), Stephanie (Robert) Smith; 22 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife, Grietje; daughter, Sietske; 10 brothers and sisters; two grandchildren and son-in-law, John Russo.
Graveside services will be Saturday, Feb. 12th, 12 noon at Redwood Memorial Cemetery, 6500 S. Redwood Road. A visitation will be held one hour prior to services in the mortuary.
Deseret News, The (Salt Lake City, UT)
Date: February 10, 2005
Grietje Hoekstra Aardema (1912 - 1988)
Redwood Memorial Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Plot: Meditation 188-B
Created by: Bruce
Record added: May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90784585