Date of Death: Mar 23, 2012
[hr] [leftcolumn] Gerald was born April 9, 1918 in the town of Alto, the son of Gerhardus and Hannah Redeker Bossenbroek. On October 3, 1941 he married Marjorie Kamphuis in the town of Trenton. Following their marriage the couple resided in the Waupun area where they farmed in the town of Alto and the town of Trenton. Gerald was a charter member of First Christian Reformed Church in Waupun where he taught Sunday School for several years. He enjoyed singing and sang with many quartets and male choruses in the area.
Gerald is survived by a daughter, Leanne (Bruce) Huizenga of Beaver Dam; a son, Keith (Cheryl) Bossenbroek of Frisco, Texas; five grandchildren, Dale (Laurel) Huizenga, Jean (Dale) Jansen, Mark (Jennifer) Bossenbroek, Kevin Bossenbroek, and Erik (Kathleen) Bossenbroek; 10 great-grandchildren, Seth (Jacqueline) Huizenga, Austin Huizenga, Collin Huizenga, Annika Huizenga, Annalyse Huizenga, Tyler Jansen, Luke Jansen, Claire Jansen, Kaleb Bossenbroek, and Brayden Bossenbroek; a sister-in-law, Grace Kamphuis, and nieces and nephews.
Gerald was preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie; two brothers, and five sisters.