She was born to Cornelius and Sena Bouman, and raised in Holland. Charlotte was a founding member of Rose Park Baptist Church in Holland and a current member of Landmark Baptist in Haines City, Fla. Charlotte was a committed Christian all of her adult life — a devoted Baptist and faithful servant.
Charlotte Schaap was married to Lloyd Schaap for 64 years. She was a devoted wife and mother of six children. Charlotte enjoyed wintering in Florida, family gatherings, gospel music and church attendance above all. She endured a significant battle with cancer and went home in peace.
She is survived by her six children: Cheryl (Tom) Patterson, Nancy (Michael) Kirk, Mark (Jackie) Schaap, Mike (Cindy) Schaap, Doug Schaap and Lisa (Dolton) Robertson; 28 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; sisters, brothers, nieces and nephews.
Visitation for Charlotte will be on Saturday, September 15, at 10 a.m., followed by the funeral service at 12 p.m. at Dykstra Funeral Home – Mulder Chapel, 188 W. 32nd Street in Holland.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland. For more information, or to sign an online register book, please visit dykstrafuneralhome.com.