Earlene Bakker, age 92, went to be with her Lord and Savior peacefully on Thursday, February 09, 2017.
Earlene is preceded in death by her husband, Jacob "Jake" Bakker.
She was a teacher for all the areas schools including Hamilton, Holland Christian, Holland Public Schools, and West Ottawa and was a member of Ridge Point Community Church.
She is survived by her children; Loran & Kathy Bakker, Dawn & Dave Slenk, Cheri & Steve VanLoo; 9 grandchildren, 17 great-grand children; brothers and sisters, Kenneth "Bud" & Sally Hulst, Dale & Lois Hulst, Beverly Kemme; sister-in-law, Janet Bakker; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 pm, Friday, February 10, 2017 at Langeland Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 E. 16th St., Holland, MI. Funeral services are Noon pm, Saturday, February 11 also at Langeland Sterenberg with Ben Slenk officiating. Burial to be in Graafschap Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Life Action Ministries c/o Ben Slenk, P.O. Box 31, Buchanan, MI 49107 and Holland Christian Schools.