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Ava Grace Nederveld

Obituary for Ava Grace Nederveld

August 10, 2019 - August 11, 2019
Zeeland, Michigan


Ava Grace Nederveld passed away in the arms of her father and mother, Kurt and Rachel Nederveld on August 11, 2019. Ava and twin sister, Jade Marie, were born the previous day at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital at only 22 weeks and 5 days. Their delivery and birth were a miracle.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by older sisters, Evie, Allie, and twin sister, Jade; grandparents, Gord and Sherry Nederveld of Grand Rapids, Michigan; grandparents, Richard and Sharon Wigboldy of Nampa, Idaho; great grandmothers, Genevieve Nederveld and Althea Devos, both of Grand Rapids, Michigan; great grandmother, Betty Wigboldy of Nampa, Idaho; uncle, Scott Nederveld, aunt, Lori and Matthew Hochhalter; aunt, Erin and Derek Kloostra; uncle, Jason and Julie Wigboldy; aunt, Katie and Ryan Kroes; uncle, Derek and Kirsten Wigboldy; cousins, Josiah Hochhalter, Jeremiah Hochhalter, Walker Hochhalter, Leah Kloostra, AJ Kloostra, Maddie Wigboldy, Caelen Wigboldy, Cody Wigboldy, Macie Kroes, Molly Kroes, and Riley Kroes.

She was preceded in death by great grandfathers, Peter Devos and Lester Nederveld, and great grandparents; James and Adrianna Koning, and Richard Wigboldy.

While Ava Grace was only present on this earth for 30 hours, her tiny little body fought so hard and was loved by many. The family is so thankful for her precious gift of life. Ava's family is also thankful to the doctors, nurses and staff of Spectrum Health for their loving care during Ava's short lifetime.
The family is grateful to their Lord and Savior Jesus Christ for the time that He blessed them with Ava Grace. While they are saddened by such a loss, they are thankful that as a covenant child, Ava is resting in the arms of Jesus.

Memorial contributions in the memory of Ava Grace Nederveld may be made to the Helen DeVos Children's Hospital using the provided link. Please select NICU Fund and entering in memory of Ava Grace Nederveld.

A private service is being planned.

Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Helen DeVos Children's Hospital
    Spectrum Health Foundation
    100 Michigan NE, MC004
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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Yntema Funeral Home

251 S State St
Zeeland, MI 49464
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