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Jacob Marinus "Reen" Vander Werff
Birth: Dec. 23, 1869
Pella
Marion County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1963
Armour
Douglas County
South Dakota, USA

Armour Rites Conducted For Nonagenarian

Funeral rites for J. M. Van Der Werff, 93, were held at the Grand View Reformed Church at Armour Sept. 30. The Rev. James Brinkhuis officiated.

Burial was in the church cemetery with the Clements Funeral home in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Van Der Werff was born in Marion County, Ia., Dec. 23, 1869 and died Sept. 26 at the Douglas County Memorial Hospital, where he had been a patient for three years.

He had lived in Douglas County since 1908, and before retirement was a farmer. He was married to Jennie Droppers in 1896. She preceeded him in death as did also three sons and two daughters.

Survivors are one son, Bert of Armour, one daughter, Mrs. Laurence Bennink of Herndon, Ia., one brother, Herman of Sioux Falls, 11 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Albert Vander Werff (1849 - 1929)
  Anna Pieternella Meyers Vander Werff (1852 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Jana Droppers Vander Werff (1869 - 1937)
 
 Children:
  Bert Edward Vander Werff (1899 - 1972)*
  Jeanette Vander Werff Bennink (1902 - 1941)*
  Henry John Vander Werff (1903 - 1913)*
  Anne N. Vander Werff Kiel (1906 - 1951)*
  Frank Vander Werff (1909 - 1910)*
  Cora Mae Vander Werff Bennink (1911 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jacob Marinus Vander Werff (1869 - 1963)
  Hermina Vander Werff Droppers (1871 - 1909)*
  John Henry Vander Werff (1873 - 1922)*
  Peter Vander Werff (1878 - 1938)*
  Jakominna Vander Werff Van Peursem (1880 - 1934)*
  Johan Hubert Vander Werff (1883 - 1949)*
  Jacob Vander Werff (1885 - 1941)*
  Agnes Marie Vander Werff Menning (1888 - 1952)*
  Lamberta A. Vander Werff Kuyper De Vries (1892 - 1958)*
  Herman Vander Werff (1894 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grandview Cemetery
Douglas County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Kiel-Gravning
Record added: Sep 02, 2004
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Jacob Marinus Reen Vander Werff
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Jacob Marinus Reen Vander Werff
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Remembering your Angel Day on this beautiful autumn day.
- Arleta ♥
 Added: Sep. 26, 2014
With love on your Angel Day, Reen...
- Edith
 Added: Sep. 26, 2013
Fascinating tribute and photos - RIP, Sir.
- Rhonda C. Poynter & Friends
 Added: Feb. 14, 2013
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