Celebrating the life of Clifford E. Huizenga
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A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday June 2, 2021 at Garden Plain Cemetery in Garden Plain, IL. Pastor Collette Powell, Chaplain of Beacon of Hope Hospice, is officiating. The Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. A memorial to Beacon of Hope Hospice has been established.
Clifford was born November 17, 1925 in Newton Twp., IL to Jacob and Alice (Housenga) Huizenga. He attended Union Grove grade school in rural Whiteside County. He served in the U.S. Army Infantry during WWII. On February 24, 1946 he married Geraldine James in Albany, IL. Clifford was a life-long farmer in the Chadwick, IL area until retiring. He also worked at John Deere in Moline, IL. Clifford kept busy by operating Cliff’s Crawlers for many years. He enjoyed hunting and playing softball.
Survivors include his wife Geraldine of Morrison; one daughter, Judy Huizenga-Oudekerk of Lyndon, IL; six sons, Dan (Patty) Huizenga of Sparta, WI, Sam Huizenga, Denny (Janet) Huizenga of Morrison; Dale (Missy) Huizenga of Green Bay, WI, Renny (Larraine) Huizenga of Toronto, IA and Roddy (Lori) Huizenga of Fenton, IL; fifteen grandchildren; several great grandchildren; several great-great grandchildren; two brothers, Kenneth (Esther) Huizenga of Morrison and Arnold (Marilyn) Huizenga of Fulton, IL.
Clifford was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Steve Huizenga; two sisters, Marion Reynolds and Ella Mae Wherry; four brothers, John, Donald, Harold and Rolland Huizenga.
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Garden Plain Road
Fulton, IL 61252