Dale Van Liere, age 65 of Holland, passed away Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at his home, after a 17 month struggle with cancer.
Dale is survived by his wife Kim; his stepchildren: Brooke Ann Hill and Mason James Hill; his siblings: Earl and Ingrid Van Liere, Larry and Blake Van Liere, Randy and Julie Van Liere, Lois and Roger Sneller and Kathy and Jim Batts; his stepmother Henrietta Van Liere; in-laws: Phil and Donna Blackburn, Debe Van Auken, and Gary Van Oort and many nieces and nephews.
Dale was preceded in death by his parents: Adrian and Hilda Van Liere, his father and mother-in-law: Bernard Elton and Dorothy Jane Van Oort.
Dale graduated from Holland Christian High School and he was a member of Christ Memorial Church. He served in the Air National Guard, earning the rank of Sergeant. Dale was an avid deer and turkey hunter, he enjoyed fishing, boating, cars and Harley Davidson Motorcycles.
Dale worked at Bareman's Dairy, currently Prairie Farms, where he was a branch manager.
Visitation will be 1-3 and 5-8 p.m. Thursday, March 16, 2017 at Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 East 16th Street, Holland. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 17, 2017 in the sanctuary at Christ Memorial Church, 595 Graafschap Road, Holland. Interment will be in Graafschap Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society or Hospice of Holland. www.langelandsterenberg.com