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Peter David Van Vliet

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“I had the privilege of being in a concert band with "Pete." It was long into his tenure when I found out he was a medical doctor (and an accomlished...Read More »
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2 of 9 | Posted by: Pieter

“When I moved to GR in 2012, I joined one of the bands that Peter was in. He was a fellow trombone player, and we quickly became friends. Peter was a...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Bill Smith - Grand Rapids, MI

“Dr. Van Vliet was a mentor and a very kind man. I I so enjoyed following in his footsteps as President of the pathology group. My sincere...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Audrey, So sad for you to say good bye to you best friend , your dear Pete. You have always been a shining example of a loving, good marriage....Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Arnold andShirley Snoeyink - MI

“sorry for your loss Mark and family,sincerely M Sherwood ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“What fond memories I have of working with Dr. VanVliet back in the early days of the Medical Staff Office when he was Chief of Staff. A true...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Amanda Stressman - Wyoming, MI

8 of 9 | Posted by: Jane Warners - Grand Rapids, MI

“I was saddened to see Peter's obituary. My sincere condolences to Audrey and the family. I had the privilege to represent the pathology group at...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Bill Hineline - Newaygo, MI

Peter passed away in November 2018.

Peter was a resident of Grand Rapids, Michigan at the time of passing.

Peter graduated from Grand Rapids (Central) Christian High School, Calvin College, and Northwestern University Medical School.

Visitation will be at Zaagman Memorial Chapel, 2800 Burton St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546, on Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 2-4:00pm and from 6-8:00pm. A private burial will be followed by a memorial service on Monday, Dec. 3, at Brookside Christian Reformed Church, 3600 Kalamazoo Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508, beginning with a visitation at 1:00pm followed by the service at 2:00pm.

Memorial donations may be made to the Brookside Christian Reformed Church Youth Group or Mary Free Bed Hospitala special group of people.