Dawn Vander Werf

  • Born: June 17, 1953
  • Died: November 16, 2021
  • Location: Zeeland, Michigan

Yntema Funeral Home

251 S State St
Zeeland, MI 49464

Tel. (616) 772-2173

Tribute & Message From The Family

Dawn Vander Werf, age 68, of Zeeland, passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.

Dawn was a wonderful wife, mother, daughter, sister, and grandma. She was a very giving person and took care of everyone around her. She loved well and will be missed by those who knew her.

Dawn was preceded in death by her father, Glenn Ingalls, and her son, Coly Vander Werf.

She is survived by her husband, Bruce Vander Werf; children: Andy (Rhonda) Vander Werf, Lottie (Curt) Berkompas, Essie Vander Werf; grandson, Colton; mother, Doris Ingalls; and brother, Glenn Ingalls.

A private family service to honor the life of Dawn will be held at Yntema Funeral Home. Burial will take place in Zeeland Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to the Alzheimer's Association. www.yntemafh.com.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Dawn was such an amazing woman. It was evident she loved her family very much. She will be greatly missed. Thoughts and prayers for you all.

Posted by Brandon & Brindy Skinner - Zeeland, MI - Friend   November 19, 2021

Dawn was an amazing caring person. May she Rest In Peace . Sending much condolences to our friends and their family during this hard time.
~Chuck & Chanda Hoezee

Posted by Chuck and Chanda Hoezee - Hudsonville, MI - Family Friend   November 19, 2021

Deepest condolences go to the whole family during this difficult time.

Posted by Camden O'Neil - Friend   November 18, 2021

Lottie, I am so sorry for your loss. Sending you and your family all of my love.

Posted by Anna Raggl - Spring Lake, MI - Friend   November 18, 2021

Every year I looked forward to seeing Dawn. She could light up a room with her smile and her laugh was contagious. She spent most of the time talking about her family whom she loved dearly. I am grateful to have had her as a patient for so many years and am so sorry for your loss!

Posted by Amy Henne - Friend   November 18, 2021

Thinking of you Colton and your family. Your Grandmother sounded very special. Mrs. Kopek and 3rd grade class.

Posted by Lisa Kopek - Holland, MI - Teacher   November 18, 2021

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