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Jean Galien

Obituary for Jean Galien

July 5, 1931 - December 22, 2019
Holland, Michigan | Age 88


Jean Galien, age 88, of Holland, passed away Sunday, December 22, 2019 at St. Mary's Mercy Hospital in Grand Rapids.

Jean was a member of Fellowship Reformed Church where she had served as an Elder, and former member of Maple Avenue Christian Reformed Church. Jean retired from nursing in 1996 from Holland Hospital after 32 years. She was lovingly devoted to her husband and family, steadfast in her faith, loyal to her friends and kind to all.

Jean was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Robert Galien, in 2013 and grandson, Joseph Galien Opperwall in 2016.

Jean is survived by her:

Kristine Galien (Robert)
Jacqueline Kleinjans (Brian)
Patricia Galien
Kimberly Galien (Craig)

6 Grandchildren
5 Great Grandchildren

Karen Smeltzer
Eleanor Nyhof

Funeral services will be 11:00am Saturday, December 28, at Fellowship Reformed Church, 2165 W Lakewood Blvd, Holland, with Rev. James Baar officiating. Burial will be in Lakewood Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled for 4:00-6:00pm Friday, December 27 at Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 E 16th St., Holland, 49423. Memorial contributions may be made to Fellowship Church, Holland Christian Schools and Camp Geneva Scholarship Fund. An online condolence registry is available at

Services Pending. Please check back for further information.

Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Fellowship Reformed Church
    2165 W Lakewood Blvd
    Holland 49424

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Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home

315 E 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
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