Kenneth  Ver Hoeven

Obituary for Kenneth Ver Hoeven

April 27, 1934 - November 26, 2021
Newaygo, Michigan | Age 87


Kenneth Ver Hoeven age 87, of Newaygo, died Friday, November 26, 2021 at Holland Hospital.

Ken drove delivery truck for Boeve Oil and farmed until 1996 when he and Betty moved to Hess Lake. He was a member of Grant Reformed Church. In his retirement years he enjoyed winters in Arizona with his wife Betty, woodworking, golfing, and fishing on Hess Lake.

Ken was the son of Sage and Hazel Ver Hoeven and was preceded in death by his brother, Ed.

He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Betty; children; Dave and Ruth Ver Hoeven, Doug and Vivian Ver Hoeven, and Deb and Steve Slenk all of Holland; 9 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren; brother, Lee and Lois Ver Hoeven; in-laws, Shirley Ver Hoeven, Bob Plaggemars; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 29, 2021, at Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315. 16th ST. Holland with Rev. Shelby Gemmen officiating. Burial will be in East Holland Cemetery. Visitation will be 3-5 p.m. Sunday, November 28, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to Love Inc. of Newaygo County or Grant Reformed Church Mission Fund. To leave a condolence and more information, please visit

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315 E 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
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