Joan Boelema
  • The Potter's House School, 810 Van Raalte Dr., S.W., Grand Rapids, MI 49509

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“Our sympathy to all. We had just had our high school reunion coffee on the 26th and went through the updates of everyones family. So I was...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Phyllis Myers - Grand Rapids, MI

“Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Jo was a delightful woman and will be deeply missed. Sincerely, Jon & Jean...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Jon & Jean (Cook) VanDenBeldt - MI

“Our deepest sympathy to you as a family. We met them at Bowen Mill Chapel many years ago very delightful people. We stood in line with your mom at...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Bruce and Bernice Brummel - MI

“Sharing your sorrow. Rejoicing in knowing a Godly woman who impacted the lives of many. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Gordon - Grand Rapids, MI

“It has been many years seen last seeing the The Boelema Family. I was sad to read of Mrs Boelema's passing. Mrs Boelema was always very nice to us...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Charlie Wyman - GRANT, MI

“So sorry for your loss. I was in the service with Ken in WWII and was lucky enough to see him and Joan several times since then. We last saw them,...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Bill and Gladys Angeroth - NJ

“I remember taking Jpan's oil painting class with Renae VanderHart many years ago...who would ever think that I would get to know her children through...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ruth Walburg - Byron Center, MI

“Aunt Joan will be missed and I am thankful for her love & prayers during my difficult times. She was a living example of Christ in the way she lived...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara Turley - Lakeview, MI

“For all of the family, our hearts go out to you. I would like to share this verse. I believe Jim O may have seen it snce it was today's verse of the...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Tom Tiemeyer - Byron Center, MI

Joan Boelema, age 84, of Grandville, went home to be with her Lord, Friday, December 28, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ken Boelema, last year on December 23; and her brothers, Louis and Jim Vos.
Joan will be lovingly remembered by her children, Merrie (Doug) Mulder, Marcie (Jack) Pyper, Julie (Tim) Bulson, Jane (Jim) Oosterman, John (Kim) Boelema; her 17 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; her siblings, Dolly Snoeyink, Cheryl (Don) Karsten; her sisters-in-law, Phyllis (David) Blossom, Jude (Bob) Walters, Cookie Langfeldt, Shirley Riemersma; and her nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may visit with Joan's family from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM Sunday, December 30, at Cook Memorial Chapel in Grandville, 4235 Prairie St. SW (east building). Funeral services will be held 11 AM Monday at Faith Community Christian Reformed Church, 5250 Byron Center Ave. SW in Wyoming. Interment will be at Grandville Cemetery.
In honor of Joan, contributions may be made to The Potter's House School. The family welcomes memories and messages in their guestbook online at