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Loekie Boersma

August 2, 1926 - November 18, 2022
Grand Rapids, MI



Friday, November 25, 2022
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM EST
Heritage Life Story Funeral Homes
Alt & Shawmut Hills Chapel
2120 Lake Michigan Dr., N.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 453-8263
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Grand Rapids, MI 49504
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Boersma, Loekie (Louise Theodora Betty Bosma)

Died on November 18, 2022, age 96. Born in Schoten, the Netherlands on August 2, 1926, to Cornelius J. Bosma and Adriana T. Broekhof. Preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Henry; son Albert; granddaughters Laura and Sara; half-sister Vanda. She is survived by her children: Mary (Gene), Cork (Rhonda), Ed (Becky), Betsy (Don), Jean, Susan (Dan), Irene (Mike); 21 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; half-sisters and -brother Ada Visaggi, John Bosma, Betty Wiest; brothers- and sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews. Loekie and her husband Henry restored the Elmwood and Church cemeteries, and did historical research in the Tallmadge township area. Burial service with immediate family only. Visitation will be held Friday, November 25, 2022 from 2-5 PM at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home, Alt & Shawmut Hills Chapel, 2120 Lake Michigan Drive NW.