Lloyd Elton Hartgerink, 92, of Waupun, passed away Saturday, April 25, 2015 at The Christian Home & Rehabilitation Center in Waupun.
Lloyd was born March 8, 1923 in the township of Alto the son of Henry and Helena Kastein Hartgerink. Lloyd served in the US Army Air Force during WW II. On December 3, 1947 he married Helen Rens in Brandon. Following their marriage they farmed for a short time. Lloyd was partner with Dayton Redeker in Red-Hart Feed and Seed in Brandon. Lloyd was a charter member of Bethel Reformed Church in Brandon and served as deacon and elder.
Lloyd is survived by his wife of 67 years, Helen; three daughters: Judith (Gary) Henker, Donna (Dennis) Vanderbush, and Sue (Phillip) Vande Kolk; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a sister, Ardis Redeker; four sisters-in-law: Phyllis Hartgerink, Mary Hartgerink, Esther Kamphuis, and Mary Rens; a brother-in-law, Wayne Tank; and nieces and nephews.
Lloyd was preceded in death by three brothers: Earl, Harold and Milton Hartgerink; and a sister, Kathryn Hofman.
Friends and relatives may call on the family on Monday from 4:30 – 6:30 at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun and on Tuesday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.
Funeral services for Lloyd Hartgerink will be held Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at Bethel Reformed Church in Brandon with Rev. John Tilstra officiating.
Burial will follow at Alto Cemetery where American Legion Post 210 of Waupun will perform military rites.
A special thank you to the staff at The Christian Home for their tender and loving care.