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Aartje "Alice" Vanden Hoek Meyer
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1879
Goudriaan
Graafstroom Municipality
Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Death: Jul. 6, 1953
Yakima
Yakima County
Washington, USA

Mrs. Alice Meyer, 73, died late Monday night at her home, 722 N. 15th Ave., after a long illness. Born in Holland, Mrs. Meyer had lived in Yakima 33 years, coming here from Corsica, S.D. She was a member of the Gospel Chapel.

Survivors include her husband, Jake; a son, Harry L. Verwolf, Yakima; a step-daughter, Mrs. Betty Steel, Seattle; three brothers, Arie Vandenhoek, of Harrison, S.D., John and Lane Vandenhoek, both of Corsica; three sisters, Mrs. Hanna Doorn of Harrison, Mrs. Jennie Beukelman and Mrs. Ida Schrivers, both of Corsica; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held in Keith & Keith Chapel Thursday at 3 p.m. Rev. O. W. Elder will officiate. Burial will be in Terrace Heights Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Art Garvelink, Walter Meyer, Ralph George, Don McGillivary, Herbert Hammond and W. E. Guthrie.

Printed in the Yakima Daily Republic ~ July 7, 1953

Family History: Born Aartje Van den Hoek on November 14, 1879 in Goudriaan, Graafstroom Municipality, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands. In 1893, Alice emigrated with her parents and siblings to the USA. Her mother died three days after arrival in the Dutch agrarian settlement of Harrison, Douglas County, southeast South Dakota.

Alice was divorced from her first husband, Peter Verwolf.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Arie Bos Vanden Hoek (1839 - 1915)
  Macheltje Rietveld Vanden Hoek (1852 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Pieter Verwolf (1873 - 1950)
 
 Children:
  Maggie Verwolf Hyink (1899 - 1923)*
  Marion Verwolf (1900 - 1903)*
  Marion Verwolf (1902 - 1948)*
  Harry L. Verwolf (1904 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Tunis A Vanden Hoek (1868 - 1935)**
  Johanna VandenHoek Doorn (1871 - 1962)**
  John Vanden Hoek (1877 - 1954)*
  Aartje Vanden Hoek Meyer (1879 - 1953)
  Arie Vanden Hoek (1883 - 1968)*
  Ida Vanden Hoek Schryvers (1886 - 1986)*
  Jennie Vanden Hoek Beukelman (1887 - 1974)*
  Leendert Vanden Hoek (1892 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Terrace Heights Memorial Park
Yakima
Yakima County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Joanne
Record added: Jun 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53681786
Aartje Alice <i>Vanden Hoek</i> Meyer
Added by: Joan Kobernik Hoeft
 
Aartje Alice <i>Vanden Hoek</i> Meyer
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