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.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Our love and prayers are with you Arlene and the whole family.

Posted by Joel & Angie Blauwkamp - Jenison, MI - Brother   October 07, 2021


We will never forget all of the wonderful fishing stories he had to tell! Glad we got to share some of those moments!

Posted by Pamela Wedgwood - Holland, MI - Family   October 05, 2021

We extend our Sympathy to the family and friends. May you feel God's comfort and Peace.
Bonnie & Norm Vredeveld

Posted by Bonnie Vredeveld - Zeeland, MI - Classmate   October 05, 2021

Praying for all who loved him and will miss him. May God's comfort and peace be with you.

Posted by Grace Trevino - Cullman, AL - Friend   October 05, 2021

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