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Gerrit John Doornink
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Birth: Oct., 1869
Greenleafton
Fillmore County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jul. 9, 1937
Cherokee
Cherokee County
Iowa, USA


John Doornink of Sioux Center died Friday, July 9, in the State Hospital at Cherokee where he had been a patient for 33 years (?).

Funeral services were held Monday at the home of his daughter; Mrs. Sam Punt, Maurice, with the Rev. Mr. Le Roy Naitress officiating, and at the First Reformed church, Sioux Center, with the Rev. Mr. L. Brunsting in charge.

Preceding Mr. Doornink in death were three children: Elsie, twin sister of Miss Emma Doornink, died at the age of six months; James at the age of 21 was a victim of the flu epidemic in camp at Des Moines during the World War; John drowned at Iowa City 11 years ago this coming December.

Surviving are Mrs. Doornink, of Orange City and the following children: Grace, Mrs. Sam Punt, Maurice; Anne, Mrs. Ingebretson, of Minneapolis; Miss Emma of Burlington, Towa; Dr. William Doornink and Elmer Doornink of Orange City.

Deceased was born in Greenleafton, Minn. 67 years ago. He is also survived by two brothers, Tony and Ed of Sioux Center.

Sioux County Capital 1937-07-15.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Derk Willem Doornink (1839 - 1907)
  Gerretje Te Grotenhuis Doornink (1828 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Van Berkum Doornink (1873 - 1963)
 
 Children:
  Grace Doornink Punt (1895 - 1991)*
  James Doornink (1896 - 1918)*
  William Doornink (1898 - 1954)*
  Anne Hendrena Doornink Ingebretson (1900 - 1995)*
  Emma Doornink (1902 - 2003)*
  Elsie Doornink (1902 - 1903)*
  John Edwin Doornink (1905 - 1926)*
  Elsie Doornink (1906 - 1907)*
  Elmer Doornink (1906 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dirk Anthony Doornink (1867 - 1949)*
  Gerrit John Doornink (1869 - 1937)
  Ed H. Doornink (1872 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memory Gardens Sioux Center Cemetery
Sioux Center
Sioux County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: GS
Record added: Jun 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91900716
Gerrit John Doornink
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Gerrit John Doornink
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