Sep 29th 2007
Della Berghorst, age 88, of Zeeland, died Saturday, September 29, 2007. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Gerald Berghorst; her parents, Martin and Gertrude Bush; her brothers and their wives, John and Annette Bush, Henry and Joyce Bush; her sister, Lucille Machiela; and her brother-in-law, Henry Scholten. She was a member of North Blendon Reformed Church. She is survived by her children, Gerald J. and Karen Berghorst of North Blendon, Jean and Howard Oosterink of North Blendon and Beth and Rich Diekevers of Zeeland; five grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren, Sherri (Kent) Merryman and Kyle, Steve (Vicky) Berghorst and Nick and Megan, Pam (Troy) Potter and Colleen and Janelle, Patti Oosterink and Vicki (Scott) Brovont and Samantha and Matthew; sister, Cora Scholten of Jenison; and brother-in-law, Delbert and Winnie Machiela of Zeeland. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, at North Blendon Reformed Church with the Reverend Arnold Van Beek officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, at the Yntema Funeral Home, 251 South State St., Zeeland. Burial will be in Allendale Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to Haven Park Christian Nursing Home. An online registry is available at www.yntema fh.com.