She was born December 8th, 1945, in Lansing, Illinois to the late Oscar and Betty (Kostelyk) Hofstra.
She is survived by her children: Elizabeth (Kip) Horton, Jennifer (David) Van Dyke, Bill (Anita) Zwiers; sister Cynthia Abraham; brother-in-law John Waanders. She was also blessed with six grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her sister Judy Waanders and brother-in-law Thomas Abraham.
A memorial service will be held Thursday, May 9, 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 227 Fulton St. E., Grand Rapids, with Rev. Tim Tuthill officiating. Visitation will be held at church on Wednesday, May 8, from 5 to 8 p.m. and Thursday, May 9, from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service. Interment at Lake Forest Cemetery. In lieu of gifts or flowers, please send donations to Justice For Our Neighbors http://www.jfonmi.org/donate.
Arrangements by Zaagman Memorial Chapel, Inc. www.zaagman.com