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Willis "Jay" Klaasen

Obituary for Willis "Jay" Klaasen

March 30, 1931 - January 30, 2021
Zeeland, Michigan | Age 89

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Willis "Jay" Klaasen, age 89 of Zeeland, passed away Saturday, January 30, 2021.

He is survived by his children: Roger and Kim Klaasen, Marlene and Chuck Dreyer, Vern and Joanne Klaasen, Jan and Curt Vande Polder and Arlyn and Cari Klaasen; 13 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; siblings: Leon and Alice Klaasen, Eileen Klaasen, Ronald and Erma Klaasen, Donna Klaasen and sister-in-law Marilyn Fish

He was preceded in death by his wife Charlotte in 2019.

Jay was a member of Drenthe Christian Reformed Church where he was involved in the Men's Society and adult Sunday school. Jay was a dairy farmer and a member of the Michigan Milk Producers Assn. Jay also enjoyed attending The Day Center of Evergreen Commons.

Visitation will be 5:30-6:45 pm Monday, February 8, 2021 with the funeral service to follow at 7 pm at Drenthe Christian Reformed Church, 6344 Adams Street, Zeeland. Interment will be in Bentheim Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to The Gideons International or The Day Center of Evergreen Commons. www.yntemafh.com

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Zeeland, MI 49464
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