Russell J. Tyink

Obituary for Russell J. Tyink

September 28, 1926 - April 16, 2017
Holland, Michigan | Age 90

Obituary

Russell J. Tyink, age 90, of Holland, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017 at Appledorn Living Center.

Russ served in the US Army during WWII, drove a semi-truck for Vanden Bosch Feed Company of Zeeland, and owned a registered quarter horse business that was nationally known in the industry.

Russ was preceded in death by his wife, Lona, in 2012; brothers, Al, Delbert, Jimmy; sisters, Sally De Haan, Donna Bos, and Kathleen Bruursma.

Russ is survived by his:

Children
Deb (Dale) Davis of Ca┼łon City, CO
Phil (Ruth) Tyink of Holland

Step-children
Bob (Judi) De Jonge of West Olive
Sandy (Tim) Ver Hage of Allegan

Grandchildren
Doug Tyink, Lindsey Davis

Step-grandchildren
Julie Ver Hage, Kristi Ver Hage, Sarah De Jonge

Sisters
Esther (Jason) Ebels
Carla (Bill) Vander Bie
Jean (Bud) Whitehead

In-laws
Marlene Tyink
Myra Tyink
Mary (Jun) Vredeveld

Funeral services are planned for 2:00pm Friday, April 21, 2017 at Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 E 16th St., Holland. Visitation is scheduled for 5-7pm Thursday, April 20 also at the funeral home. Burial will be in West Drenthe Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland and the Holland VFW.

Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Holland VFW
    175 W. 8th Street
    Holland, MI 49423

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Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home

315 E 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
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