Alvin Blauwkamp

  • Born: July 21, 1943
  • Died: October 4, 2021
  • Location: Zeeland

Yntema Funeral Home

251 S State St
Zeeland, MI 49464
Tel. (616) 772-2173

Tribute & Message From The Family

Alvin Blauwkamp, age 78, of Zeeland, passed away Monday, October 4, 2021.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Arlene; his children: Amy and Brian Brower, and Ardith and Timothy Sliekers; his grandchildren: Katelyn Brower, Megan Brower, and Marissa Brower; his siblings: Joel and Angie Blauwkamp, and Cornelius Blauwkamp; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Theodore Brouwer, Ruth Brouwer, Nancy Brouwer, and Rog Smeenge and many nieces and nephews.

Al was a member of North Street Christian Reformed Church, and he was a longtime member of the Holland Fish and Game Club. Al worked as a machinist at Baker Furniture for 28 years. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.

Visitation will be 4-7 pm Thursday, October 7, 2021, at Yntema Funeral Home, 251 South State Street, Zeeland. The funeral service will be 1 pm, Friday, October 8, 2021, at North Street Christian Reformed Church, 20 East Main Street, Zeeland. Memorial contributions may be given to Spectrum Health Hospice or Wings of Mercy.