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Sarah A. Schrotenboer

Obituary for Sarah A. Schrotenboer

March 11, 1921 - November 6, 2018
Holland, Michigan | Age 97


Sarah (Styf) Schrotenboer, age 97, of Holland, Michigan, entered the presence of the Lord she loved on November 06, 2018.

Sarah was born in Zeeland, Michigan, on March 11, 1921 to John and Jennie Styf. In 1940, she married Albert Schrotenboer. Sarah was a mother to three children. She was a creative woman and loved cooking, sewing, and gardening. She worked with her husband in their family business, Hillside Greenhouse. She was a long-time member of the former Montello Park Christian Reformed Church and a current member of 14th Street Christian Reformed Church.

The family wishes to thank the Resthaven Care Center staff for their loving care of Sarah in her final years.

Sarah was preceded in death by her husband, Al in April, 1998, and her son, Tom in May, 2016 and her brother, Art Styf.

She is survived by her children Phyllis (Herm) Van Stedum of Harrisburg, SD, and Linda (Bas) Vanderzalm of Tigard, OR; 6 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren;

Her grandchildren are John (Ann) Van Stedum; Rebecca Van Stedum-Simon; Matt (Pam) Vanderzalm; Daniel Van Stedum; Alisa (Joe) Vanderzalm-Hyland; Sarah (Alex) Van Stedum-Vis.

Her great-grandchildren are Noah Van Stedum, Kaden Simon, Chloe Ferguson, Hannah Van Stedum, Elaina Simon, Lydia Van Stedum, and Jacob Vanderzalm.

Her sister, Helen (Styf) Van Zanten.

Funeral service will be 2:00 pm Saturday, November 10 at 14th Street Christian Reformed Church, 14 W. 14th St. in Holland. Visiting hours are scheduled at 1:30 at the church. Burial will be in Graafschap Cemetery.

Memorial gifts in honor of Sarah's life and service may be sent to World Renew (1700 28th St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508) or Resthaven Care Center Spiritual Ministries (280 W. 40th Street, Holland, MI 49423. The family is being served by Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home.

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315 E 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
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