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Frederick "Fred" Zeeff

Obituary for Frederick "Fred" Zeeff

May 16, 1928 - July 20, 2018
Zeeland, Michigan | Age 90


Frederick (Fred) Zeeff age 90, of Zeeland, passed away at his home on Friday, July 20, 2018, following a struggle with lung and heart disease.

Fred served in the 1st Infantry Division "The Big Red One" during WWII and was a part of the occupation forces at the end of the war. He worked for the Ottawa County Sherriff's Department from 1960-1990. He also worked for 40 years with his best friend, Arlan Hossink, at Windmill Mobile Homes. During retirement, Fred worked part time as a bank courier for the Bank of Holland/FMB and for Parts Plus. He also enjoyed sailing, woodworking, shooting and having coffee with the guys. Fred was a faithful member of Noordeloos CRC.

Fred is survived by his wife of 39 years, Edna Zeeff (Overweg); son, Robert (Bob) Zeeff of Mancelona, MI; daughter, Ruth and Paul Cross of Rockford, MI; 6 granddaughters and a number of great-grandchildren; also surviving are in-laws: Ruth Klungle of Holland, Roger and Carol Overweg of Hudsonville as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be from 4-8pm on Monday, July 23, 2018 at Yntema Funeral Home, 251 S. State St. Zeeland, MI 49464. Additionally there will be time for visiting at Noordeloos CRC, 4055 112th Ave. Holland, MI 49424, on Tuesday, July 24 from 12:30-1:15pm prior to the funeral service at 1:30pm. Memorial contributions are to the American Lung Association.

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251 S State St
Zeeland, MI 49464
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