Dennis DeGraaf, age 73 of Holland, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017.
Dennis was a part of Ottawa County's CBS program for many years and worked for a short time at Kandu Industries. Dennis enjoyed bowling and could spend hours coloring. He also loved to read and had a special affinity for Bible stories.
Dennis is survived by his sisters: Dawn and David Harvey, and Julie and Wayne Essink; brother in-law Mack Payne; nieces and nephews: Elly Payne, Chris Payne, Anthony Harvey, Tianna Harvey, Andrea Hirdes, Ryan Hirdes, Vawn Hirdes, Casey Hirdes, William Essink and AJ Essink; also surviving are many cousins.
Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, E. John and Florence DeGraaf; sister, Delores Payne; and nephew Mack Edward "Eddie" Payne.
The family will receive visitors from 12-1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at the Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 E 16th St. Holland, MI 49424. A graveside service will take place at Pilgrim Home Cemetery following the visitation. Memorial Contributions may be given to Special Olympics MI Area 12, 590 Huizenga Avenue, Zeeland, MI 49464.
Tuesday, April 25
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM 3453810 3551673 20170425T120000 20170425T130000
Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home
315 East 16th Street
Holland, MI 49423