Martha Overweg, 88, of Zeeland, passed away on Monday, January 11, 2016.
Martha was born October 3, 1927, in Zeeland, Michigan, to Edward and Alyda (Mulder) Styf. She married Gerrit Overweg and they raised their family in Zeeland. Gerrit and Martha were members of Haven Christian Reformed Church. Martha was a gold star mother and was preceded in death by her son Roger Overweg in 1970, and she was also preceded in death by her husband Gerrit Overweg in 2003.
She is survived by her daughters: Betty and Robert Scott of Pinellas Park, Florida, Mary and Wayne Mc Farland of Fennville, Karen Lynema of Zeeland, Sue Hoezee of Zeeland; 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, sister Hildreth Post, in-laws: Art Overweg, Marilyn Overweg, and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am, Friday, January 15, 2016, at Yntema Funeral Home, 251 S. State Street, Zeeland. The Rev. Bernard Mulder will officiate. Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 pm, Thursday at Yntema Funeral Home. Interment will be in Zeeland Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.