Sgt Mark H. Schoonhoven

Sgt Mark H. Schoonhoven

Birth
Plainwell, Allegan County, Michigan, USA
Death 20 Jan 2013 (aged 38)
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
Burial Augusta, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA
Plot 4A, 0, 125
Memorial ID 104046732 · View Source
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Sgt. Mark H. Schoonhoven, 38, of Plainwell, Mich., died Jan. 20, at Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas from wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device on Dec. 15, 2012 in Kabul, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 32nd Transportation Company, 43rd Sustainment Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo. Sgt. Mark H. Schoonhoven served for almost 7 years, joining the Army in 2006. He graduated from basic training at Fort Knox, Kentucky and served as a motor transport operator for the 32nd Transportation Company, 4th Infantry Division. He had also served in the 82nd Airborne Division. Sgt. Schoonhoven was born June 13, 1974 in Plainwell to Harry and Deb (Markle) Schoonhoven. He attended Plainwell High School and enjoyed fishing and playing video games. Friends may visit with Mark's family from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, where Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, February 7, 2013, Mr. Don Verkow and Pastor Louis Arnett officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow at Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta.Contributions in memory of Sgt. Schoonhoven may be made to the Warrior and Family Support Center, 3138 Rawley Chambers, San Antonio, TX 78219 or the Semper Fi/Army Fund, 825 College Blvd., Suite 102, PMB 609, Oceanside, CA 92057. Obituary information provided by Winkel Funeral Home.


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  • Created by: Elizabeth Reed
  • Added: 23 Jan 2013
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Mark H. Schoonhoven (13 Jun 1974–20 Jan 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104046732, citing Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Reed (contributor 46561848) .