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Marvin H. Stadt

Obituary for Marvin H. Stadt

March 28, 1932 - January 2, 2020
Holland, Michigan | Age 87


Marvin Stadt, entered his heavenly home on Thursday, January 2, 2020. Marvin was born on March 28, 1932, the only child of John and Allie Stadt of East Saugatuck.

Marvin graduated from Holland High School in 1950, and married the love of his life, Julia Becksvoort, June 5, 1953.

Marvin was a member of Graafschap CRC and attended Men's Bible Study Fellowship. He served his church as elder, deacon and General Fund Treasurer.
He was employed at Chris-Craft and Roamer Yachts before entering the painting and decorating business. In 1996, he retired after twelve years employment at the Hope College Physical Plant.

Marvin and Julia enjoyed camping, traveling, going on bus tours, as well as many summer hours at Sandy Pines.

Marvin was dearly loved by his family and will be greatly missed by those who survive him, including: his wife of 66 years, Julia Stadt; children: Randall Stadt, Kathleen and Andrew Shaw; grandchildren and great-grandchildren: Brian and Chronalee Fredricks (Paul, Sara), Rick and Amanda Fredricks (Skylar, Rylie), Michelle and Eric Kooeinga (Kadence, Alyssa), and Jimmie Fredricks; in-laws: Harvey and Barb Becksvoort, Mike and Elaine Becksvoort, Jim and Ruth Becksvoort, Leona Scholten, Marty (Jim) Zylstra.

He was preceded in death by his parents, in-laws: Arthur and Lois Becksvoort and Wayne Scholten.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 6, 2020 at Graafschap Christian Reformed Church, 5973 Church St. Holland with Rev. Philip D. Kok officiating. Burial will be in East Saugatuck Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday, January 5, at Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home, 315 E. 16th St. Holland. Memorial contributions may be given to Kindred Hospice or Bibles for Mexico.

Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Bibles for Mexico
    PO Box 28000
    Chicago, IL 60628-9990

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Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home

315 E 16th St
Holland, MI 49423
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