Lloyd Ver Hage

April 29, 1933 - February 1, 2016
Holland, MI

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Visitations


Sunday, February 7, 2016
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM EST
Dykstra Funeral Homes
Downtown Holland Chapel
29 East Ninth Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-2348
Driving Directions

Services


Monday, February 8, 2016
11:00 AM EST
Pillar Church
57 West 10th Street
Holland, MI 49423
(616) 392-8686

Contributions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Paul Ver Hage Scholarship Fund at Holland Christian Schools
956 Ottawa Avenue
Holland, MI 49423

Paul Ver Hage Memorial Health Fund c/o The Community Foundation of the Holland/Zeeland Area
85 East 8th Street Suite 110
Holland, MI 49423

The Beukelman/Ver Hage Scholarship Fund for Missionary Students attending Calvin College
3201 Burton SE
Grand Rapids, MI, MI 49546

Life Story / Obituary


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Lloyd A. Ver Hage, age 82 of Holland, passed away unexpectedly Monday February 1, 2016 in Scottsdale, AZ.

Lloyd was born in Hudsonville, MI, attended Calvin College, and received his Business Degree from the University of Michigan. He owned and operated Ver Hage Motors of Holland for 53 years. Lloyd knew and loved the Lord and claimed Christ as his savior. He was a former Elder and a member of Pillar Church for over 50 years and also served on the Holland Christian School Board. He was an avid collector of classic cars and loved to share his collection with many tour groups and car clubs throughout the area. Lloyd served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.

Lloyd was preceded in death by his beloved son, Paul A. Ver Hage in 1995. He is survived by his wife Bernice, of 61 years; children, Blaine and Lisa Ver Hage, Norm and Lynn Ver Hage, and Laurel and Ken Beukelman all of Holland; daughter-in-law, Sheryl Langerak of Marne; 8 grandchildren, Matthew Ver Hage, Mitchell and Jennifer Ver Hage, Katelyn and Jason Nyhof, Merideth Beukelman, Lydia Beukelman, Betsy Ver Hage, Valerie Ver Hage, and Andrea Ver Hage; brother, Eugene and Terry Ver Hage; in-laws, Shirley Bareman and Vonnie and Hoyt Schut; and many nephews, nieces, and cousins. Funeral and military services will be 11 am Monday (February 8) at Pillar Church, 57 East 10th Street, with the Rev. Jonathan Brown and Rev. Michael De Vries officiating. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-5 pm Sunday (February 7) at the Dykstra Funeral Home-Downtown Chapel, 29 East 9th Street.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Paul Ver Hage Scholarship Fund at Holland Christian School, Paul Ver Hage Memorial Health Fund c/o The Community Foundation of the Holland Area, or The Beukelman/Ver Hage Scholarship Fund for Missionary Students attending Calvin College.