Jack Vanderboegh
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“Dear Vanderboegh Family, The Chavez family, neighbors of Paul and Julie, would like to extend our condolences on your loss. We met Mr....Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Alfonso & Kelly Chavez - MI

“Jack and I worked together at Whirlpool for a number of years, and he was very good at his job. Whether working for him, or with him, he was a good...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Denny Swanson - St. Joseph, MI

“Words cannot express our sympathy to you boys and families. Jack will be missed by many. What a reunion your Mother and Father are having right now....Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Don and Charlotte Palm - Osteen, FL

“Dear Vanderboegh Family, Joy and I were saddened by reading the announcement of Jack’s death. Our hearts go out to you. Jack was special and a...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Carl and Joy Powley - MO

“Vanderboegh Family – Our deepest sympathies. If there is anything we can do please let us know. Shawn and Lisa Healy ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Shawn and Lisa Healy - Columbus, OH

“We were so sorry to learn about the loss of Jack. Our parents were such good friends and had such fun together, it's hard to believe that they are...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Sherry Day - Rapid City, MI

“Larry, I am sorry to hear you lost your father. Also my dad, Melvin L. Koehler died this year on May 17th. I hope all your family could be...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Deborah Koehler - Berlin, Germany

“Sorry for your loss. Wish we could be there with you. Would like to have seen all of you. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Diane (Marks) Paustian and girls - TX


Jack Vanderboegh, 83, of Stevensville, passed away Friday January 11, 2013, at Lakeland Regional Medical Center, St. Joseph.

A Celebration of Life Eternal will take place at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2673 West John Beers Rd., Stevensville, with the Pastors of St. Paul's officiating. Interment will follow at North Shore Memory Gardens, Coloma. Friends may call Monday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Starks & Menchinger Chapel, 2650 Niles Rd., St. Joseph. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church or Hospice at Home. An online memory book is available at www.starks-menchinger.com.

Jack was born July 22, 1929 in Baroda, MI, to Garold & Lucille (Storick) Vanderboegh. On July 2, 1949 he married Doris (Blenn) Vanderboegh at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Benton Harbor. Jack served in the United States Army on occupation duty in Japan following WWII. After a 38 year career at Whirlpool Corporation, Jack pursued his hobbies of gardening, fishing, hunting, and woodworking.

He is survived by his four sons: Larry (Christine) Vanderboegh of Los Lunas, NM; Mark (Karen) Vanderboegh of Fairfield, PA; David (Maria Teresa) Vanderboegh of Omaha NE; and Paul (Julia) Vanderboegh, of St. Joseph, MI; four grandchildren; Amy Vanderboegh, Allegra Vanderboegh, Aaron Vanderboegh, and Jordon Young; three sisters Joan (Richard) Silverthorn of Baroda, MI, Jerrie (Henry) Schinske of Berrien Center, MI, Elizabeth (Jerry) Squyres of Quinlan, TX; sister in laws Virgina and Norma. Jack was preceded in death by his parents, wife Doris, sister Coral Mae Vanderboegh, and his brothers, William (Virginia) Vanderboegh of Baroda, MI and Donald (Norma) Vanderboegh of Mansfield, OH.

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