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Peggy Vant Kerkhoff

Obituary for Peggy Vant Kerkhoff

August 9, 1949 - June 2, 2020
Reed City, Michigan | Age 70


Peggy Vant Kerkhoff, age 70 of Reed City, went home to be with her Lord and Savior surrounded by her husband and three daughters, Tuesday, June 2, 2020.

She is survived by her husband of nine years, Dan; her daughters and their husbands: Kelly and Jeremy Buckingham, Kristy and Jon Crist, and Jessica and Nicholas Knott; her grandchildren: Brady, Jackson and Claire Buckingham, Daphne, Joshua and Morgan Crist and Hudson, Ava Grace and Carter Knott; her brothers: Chris and Marge Babcock, Fritz and Dee Babcock, Scott and Beth Babcock and Jim Babcock, her brother-in-law Ernie Gable; and Dan's children: Mark and Amy VanKerkhoff and Mary and Bill Koster.

Peggy was preceded in death by her sister Patty Gable.

She worked at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Rapids for 24 years but her greatest joy was being a mother to her three daughters and a grandmother to her 9 grandchildren.

Peggy married Dan in 2011. In 2015 they moved to Reed City and became members of Zion Lutheran Church in Cadillac.

A memorial service will be held at 11am Saturday, June 6, 2020, at Peggy and Dan's house, 10289 Bern Drive, Reed City, MI 49677 (Swiss Alpine Assn). A time of celebration from 12-3 p.m. will follow the service. Memorial contributions in Peggy's memory may be given to Hospice of Holland, 270 Hoover Blvd, Holland, MI 49423.

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Yntema Funeral Home

251 S State St
Zeeland, MI 49464
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