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Jacob R. "Jack" Postema

March 4, 1942 - March 11, 2017
Norton Shores, MI

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Visitations


Saturday, March 18, 2017
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Fruitport Christian Reformed Church
3520 E Pontaluna Road
Fruitport, MI 49415
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Services


Saturday, March 18, 2017
12:00 PM EDT
Fruitport Christian Reformed Church
3520 E Pontaluna Road
Fruitport, MI 49415
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Contributions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Sportsman for Youth
PO Box 261
Fruitport, MI 49415
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Flowers


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Life Story / Obituary


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Mr. Jacob "Jack" Richard Postema, age 75, passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017. He was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan on March 4, 1942 to Jacob & Winifred (Dykstra) Postema and married the former Linda Bastian on June 12, 1981. Mr. Postema had been employed as a machinist for Federal Mogul for 34 years until retiring. Jacob was a member of Fruitport Christian Reformed Church and enjoyed fishing, camping, gardening, woodworking and geo caching. But most of all he loved spending time with his family.

SURVIVORS

Wife of 35 years, Linda; children, Patti (David) Hazekamp, Susan (Bruce) Zitka, Jacob (Heather) Postema, James (Kris) Postema, Andrew (Magen) Postema; extra son, Kevin (Laura) Klassen; 13 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren and one on the way; 2 brothers; 4 sisters; 2 brothers-in-law; many nieces, nephews, cousins & friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 brother.

SERVICE

Saturday, March 18, 2017, Noon with visitation one hour prior to the service at Fruitport Christian Reformed Church with Rev. John Huyser officiating. MEMORIAL: Sportsman for Youth.