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Mark Hoekzema

Mark Allan Hoekzema

Monday, March 9th, 1959 - Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
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Mark Allan Hoekzema, 61, deeply loved husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend, passed away on February, 17th, 2021. He is survived by his wife Cindy, his daughter Megan, and his son Evan (Melodie), along with his mother, Dolores Hoekzema, brother Steve (Paula) Hoekzema, sister Deb (Jeff) Poppen, granddaughters Nora and Naomi Hoekzema, along with aunts, uncles, in-laws, cousins and friends.

Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, he graduated from Grand Rapids Christian High School and attended Calvin University. He worked as a builder for most of his adult life until driving a truck for Pearson Foods, and finally as a site supervisor for Kent County’s Habitat for Humanity. He loved building and fixing things, along with teaching others how to as well.

He was an avid golfer, who rarely hit with a wood but could crush the ball with a low iron and who was a fiend around the green with chipping and putting. He was a family man, a hard worker, and loved being around people. He was adventurous, fearless, and stubborn. He made a mean pot roast most Sundays for lunch with his world class cup of gravy. He was a beloved husband and father, and a good man.

There will not be visitation with family, but there will be a memorial service held at All Shores Wesleyan Church in Spring Lake on Saturday, February 27th at 11:00 a.m. Masks are required and the service will be socially-distanced. If you are unable to attend in person, the service will be streamed on allshores.org/live

Memorial donations in Mark’s honor may be made to Kent County’s Habitat for Humanity via https://www.habitatkent.org/donate/
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  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, February 27th, 2021 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, February 27th, 2021 11:00am
    Location
    All Shores Wesleyan Church-Spring Lake Campus
    Address
    15550 Cleveland St
    Spring Lake, Michigan 49456
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Perry Ver Merris

Posted at 01:37pm
Always one of my favorite opponents to play against in the IHM golf league Always smiling Just a fun guy to be around You will be missed ❤️⛳️ Perry Ver Merris

Michael Ritsema

Posted at 09:32am
Cindy, Ethan, Megan & Family:

I'm so sorry for your loss, am thinking about, and praying for you all.

Mark was a great friend who listened attentively and loved any gathering of the guys - especially on golf trips. You're right, I don't think I ever saw a driver come out of his bag.

I will never forget the golf trip to Pebble Beach and the grand dinner Mark prepared with passion at the house in Monterey, CA. The drama ensued around a glass dish that blew up in the oven. Tough decisions had to be made around what food to eat. We all sat down at a large dining room table and enjoyed a meal fit for kings. Mark loved to cook.

Our golf group and gatherings will have a giant hole in them.

Sincerely,

Mike Ritsema
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Reebecca, Joe, Michael and Mason

Posted at 03:39pm
With deepest sympathy, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
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We pray that the love of those around you help to provide you comfort and peace. Our most sincere condolences.
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