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Henry C. Kroeze

Male 1913 - 2004  (90 years)


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  • Name Henry C. Kroeze  [1
    Born 31 Dec 1913  Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1920  Muskegon Precinct 4, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 13 Jan 2004  Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Restlawn Cemetery, Muskegon, MI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • KROEZE, MR. HENRY C. 'BUD' Muskegon Mr. Henry C. 'Bud' Kroeze, age 90, went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, January 13, 2004 in Muskegon. He was born in Muskegon on December 31, 1913 to George & Hattie (Hendricks) Kroeze and had resided in the Muskegon area all of his life. Mr. Kroeze was the proprietor of Roman Coal Company, and later employed at Roadway Trailer Rental. He was currently a member of Unity Reformed Church, a former member of Fifth Reformed Church, and a charter member of Pine Grove Reformed Church where he served as elder and deacon. On August 27, 1937, he married the former Sophie Bewelda, and she preceded him in death on March 29, 1990. SURVIVORS included two children Cheryl (Ford) Bigelow of Norton Shores, James (Darlene) Kroeze of Jenison; 8 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; and special friend, Thelma Yonker. SERVICES will be 2:00 PM Friday at the Unity Reformed Church (1521 Porter Rd.) with Revs. James Bos and Kyle DeYong officiating. VISITATION will be 1 hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will take place at Restlawn Cemetery. MEMORIAL CONTRIBUTIONS to Unity Reformed Church will be appreciated. Share memories with the family at their Online Guestbook at www. sytsemafh.com. Arrangements by Sytsema Funeral Homes, Inc. 737 Apple Ave. (231) 726-5210
      Published in the Muskegon Chronicle on 1/15/2004.
    Person ID I61  vanhees
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2016 

    Father Geert Kroeze,   b. 03 Apr 1870, Veendam, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Feb 1950, Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Hindertje Hindriks,   b. 18 Jun 1871, Krewerd, Delfzijl, Groningen, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1939, Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 19 Nov 1891  Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F40  Group Sheet

    Family Sophie Bewelda,   d. 29 Mar 1990, Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 27 Aug 1937 
    Children 
     1. Cheryl
     2. James Kroeze
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F42  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Dec 1913 - Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jan 2004 - Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Geert (George) Kroeze Family - ca 1915
    Geert (George) Kroeze Family - ca 1915
    Grace, Jay, Henry "Bud", Hattie, George, Harvey, Trena
    Harvey, Henry 'Bud', and Jay Kroeze - ca 1918
    Harvey, Henry "Bud", and Jay Kroeze - ca 1918
    Henry 'Bud' Kroeze - ca 1955
    Henry "Bud" Kroeze - ca 1955

    Histories
    Kroeze Story
    Kroeze Story

  • Sources 
    1. [S394] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Reco;), Source Citation: Year: 1920; Census Place: Muskegon Precinct 4, Muskegon, Michigan; Roll: T625_788; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 127; Image: 305.
      residence date: 1920
      residence place: Muskegon Precinct 4, Muskegon, Michigan, USA
      Name: Henry C. Kroeze
      birth date: 31 Dec 1913
      birth place: Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA

    2. [S245] Michigan Archives.