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Beatrice ‘Bea’ Kuyper

• Jul 10, 2018 at 12:00 AM

Beatrice “Bea” A. Kuyper, age 90, of Grand Haven passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018, at a local care facility.

She was born September 24, 1927, to Martin and Irene (Mason) Moon in Fremont. Beatrice married Adrian C. Kuyper on September 2, 1949, in Brunswick, Mich. She was a registered nurse for many years and was a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Grand Haven.

Beatrice enjoyed doing picture puzzles, reading, traveling, and spending time with neighbors and friends. She was especially known for her banana bread, cakes and pies.

She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Adrian; daughter, Karen (Marc) Fors of Longboat Key, Fla.; son, Paul (Nancy) Kuyper of Winneconne, Wis.; sister, Margaret Moon of Brunswick, Mich.; sister-in-law, Lorna Baillif of San Diego, Calif.; and many nieces and nephews. Beatrice was preceded in death by brothers: Martin, Tom and Jim Moon; sisters, Maxine Matthews and Phyllis Moon; and a sister-in-law, Jackie Vaughn.

In accordance with Beatrice’s wishes, no service will take place. Interment will be at Grand Haven Township Lakeshore Cemetery. Please visit www.klaassenfuneralhome.com to sign Beatrice’s online guest book.

Arrangements by Klaassen Family Funeral Home.

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