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Dorothy Venhuizen

November 12, 1930 June 1, 2022
Dorothy Venhuizen
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Obituary for Dorothy Venhuizen

DOROTHY VENHUIZEN, 91, of Morrison, IL, died Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling, IL.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Cremation Rites have been accorded. The Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Interment will be at Grove Hill Cemetery in Morrison. A memorial has been established.

Dorothy was born November 12, 1930, in Chicago, IL, to Peter and Ella (Buikema) VanDyke. She was educated in the Morrison Grade Schools and was a graduate of Morrison High School. She married Frederick T. Venhuizen on May 14, 1952, in Morrison, IL. He died February 15, 1997. Dorothy was employed at General Electric and Climco Coils in Morrison, IL. She was a member of Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison. Dorothy enjoyed fishing with her husband, Fred. She enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s sporting events and school activities. She cherished spending time with her family, especially their annual fishing trip to Mogasheen, WI. She loved to travel, spending winters at Anna Marie Island, FL, where she loved to spend time at Disney World.

Survivors include one daughter, Marsha (Jesse) Habben of Morrison; two sons, Mark (Melinda) Venhuizen of Ellerbe, NC and Gary (Penny) Venhuizen of Mercer, WI; five grandchildren, Stacey (Leo) Pins, Kelly (Josh) Albrecht, Jennifer Venhuizen, Ashley Vanhuizen, Kristina (Toby) Espinoza; seven great-grandchildren; one sister, Debbie (Allen) Huizenga of Morrison.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Fred; one grandson, Corey J. Ottens; three sisters, June Melsness, Phyllis Meiners and Mary Boswell; one brother, Bob VanDyke.

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Cemetery Details


Grove Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

East High Street
Morrison, IL 61270

East High Street Morrison 61270 IL
United States

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