Keyser, Effie "Skip" Kalamazoo Skip went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, November 17, 2016. Age 101. Skip was born in the Netherlands on August 13, 1915, the daughter of the late Gerrit and Jeltina (Doorn) Schipper. She was a member of Centerpoint Church. She enjoyed playing Bridge and Rummikub, following politics and watching Jeopardy. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, who loved to spend time with her family. Skip had a beautiful smile and many friends that she enjoyed spending time with over the years. She had a deep faith in Jesus that was evident in her kindness and grace. She was married to her partner in love, Orrie Keyser on June 15, 1939, who preceded her in death in 1989. Skip is survived by two sons, Bob (Yvette) Keyser of Denver, CO and Greg Keyser of Saugatuck; four grandchildren, Robert Keyser, Scott (Jennifer) Keyser, Jennifer Keyser and Todd (Stacy) Keyser; four great-grandchildren, Ben & Emma and Sam & Levi; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her loving daughter-in-law, Helen Keyser; and three sisters & four brothers. Private interment will take place in Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park, South. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Centerpoint Church. Arrangements by Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel. Please visit Skip's personalized web page at www.langelands.com to sign the on-line guest book or leave a message of condolence for the family.