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George B.  Hoekstra
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George B. Hoekstra, age 83, of Western Springs. Beloved husband of the late Carole J, nee DeYoung; loving father of Cathleen Hoekstra, Rev. James T. (Bonnie) Hoekstra, Jeannine Stump, and Michele Hoekstra; devoted grandfather of April (Joshua) Coleman, Laura (Samuel) Kauffman, Benjamin (Alyssa) Hoekstra, and Trevor, Daniel, and Emily Stump; great-grandfather of Simon Coleman; fond brother of Alberta Jones, Greta (William) Schutt, Thomas (Carol) Hoekstra, Elizabeth Hoekstra, and the late Evelyn Ottenhoff; brother-in-law of Joanne DeYoung; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Longtime business partner of Speelman Refuse. Deacon and Elder at Oak Park Christian Reformed Church and Faith Christian Reformed Church. Representative of The King’s University in Alberta Canada. Active board member of Roseland Christian School, Daystar, and Timothy Christian Schools. His heart’s work was at Roseland Christian Ministries where he served and volunteered however he could.

Visitation Sunday, February 5th, 1-6 PM at Knollcrest Funeral Home, 1500 S. Meyers Rd. (3 Blks. S. of Roosevelt) Lombard. Memorial Service Monday, 11 AM at Faith Christian Reformed Church, 1070 S. Prospect Ave, Elmhurst. Interment private. Memorials to By The Hand Club For Kids, P.O. Box 10043, Chicago, IL 60610 and Roseland Christian Ministries, 10858 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL, 60628, are appreciated. For info call 630-932-1500.

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1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Knollcrest Funeral Home

1500 South Meyers Road
Lombard, IL 60148

Memorial Service




11:00 AM
Faith Christian Reformed Church

1070 S. Prospect Ave.
Elmhurst, IL 60126

Memorial Contribution

By The Hand Club For Kids

PO Box 10043
Chicago, IL 60610

Timothy Christian Schools

188 W. Butterfield Rd.
Elmhurst, IL 60126

Roseland Christian Ministries

10858 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60628

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