|Death: ||Jun. 24, 2012|
Ned Bergsma, 84, of Zeeland, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2012, at Hospice House of Holland.
Ned graduated from Zeeland High School, served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was stationed in Germany. He later married Thelma De Weerd and they raised their family in Zeeland. They were members of Second Reformed Church. Ned was part owner of Boes TV, and worked for V.M.L. before his retirement. Ned was a well-known baseball and softball manager and umpire for many years in the area. He was a member of the Zeeland American Legion Post. Ned loved his family and took pride in the Zeeland community where he was a Frank's Restaurant round table regular. Ned was preceded in death by his mother, Marian Bergsma, and his brother, Jack Bergsma.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Thelma: daughters; Sue and Jarvis Zoerhoff, Jane and Matt Sibble: grandchildren; Meghan, Jacob, and Tyler Zoerhoff, Blake Williams, Colin Sibble, also the Sue and Marty Vande Waa and Casey and Del Wedeven Families, his special niece the Pat and Roy Bland Family, sisters-in-law; Arlene Timmer, Marilyn Van Tatenhove, Bonnie and Howard Kolk.
A celebration of Ned's faith and life will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, June 28, 2012, at Second Reformed Church, 225 E. Central Ave., Zeeland. The Dr. John Schmidt will officiate. Visitation will be 6-8 pm Tuesday, and 3-5 pm Wednesday, at the Yntema Funeral Home, 251 S. State Street, Zeeland. Burial will be in Zeeland Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Second Reformed Church or Hospice House of Holland.
John Bergsma (1906 - 1980)
Marian Bergsma (1906 - 1968)
Thelma DeWeerd Bergsma (1940 - 2016)*
Created by: Robin
Record added: Jun 28, 2012
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