Reverend Peter Bazen

April 19, 1941 - April 18, 2017
Grand Rapids, MI

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Visitations


Monday, April 24, 2017
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM EDT
Heritage Life Story Funeral Homes
Van Strien Chapel
1833 Plainfield Ave., N.E
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
(616) 361-2613
Driving Directions

Monday, April 24, 2017
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
Heritage Life Story Funeral Homes
Van Strien Chapel
1833 Plainfield Ave., N.E
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
(616) 361-2613
Driving Directions

Services


Tuesday, April 25, 2017
10:30 AM EDT
First Netherlands Reformed Congregation
1261 Beckwith Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Map

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
12:00 PM EDT
Fairplains Cemetery -
corner of Diamond and Knapp
Grand Rapids, MI 49505

Graveside Service time is approximate. Those attending the service at church will process from church to the cemetery

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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.

Plymouth Christian Schools Foundation
P.O. Box 150032
Grand Rapids, MI 49515-0032
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Reverend Peter L. Bazen, age 75 of Grand Rapids, passed away April 18, 2017. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Barbara Jo Bazen; parents Peter and Magdalena Bazen; parents-in-law Steven and Tena De Kort; brothers John and Dick Bazen; sister-in-law Ellen Bazen; and brothers-in-law Bill VandenToorn and Tom Karelse. Reverend Bazen is survived by his wife, Marjorie; children Steve and Mieke Bazen, Peter and Carla Bazen, Daniel Bazen, Ed and Cindy Bazen, Sharon and Tim Van Dyke; 22 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; brothers, sisters and their spouses Joanne Vandentoorn, Edith Bazen, Marinus Bazen, Helen Oudendyk, Marie and Jim Rosendall, Gertrude and Henry Rosendall, Jim and Barb Bazen; sister-in-law Effie Karelse as well as many nieces and nephews. Friends are invited to visit with Rev. Bazen's family on Monday, from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home - Van Strien Creston Chapel, 1833 Plainfield Ave NE. His funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 10:30 AM at First Netherlands Reformed Congregation, 1261 Beckwith Ave NE. Interment to follow in Fairplains Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation to Plymouth Christian School Foundation. To share a message with his family or to sign his guestbook, please visit www.lifestorynet.com