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Obituary for Hilda Buis-Vandermyde
HILDA BUIS-VANDERMYDE, 97, of Burgess Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Westmont, IL, a lifelong resident of Morrison, IL, died Thursday, August 20, 2015 at Burgess Square. Hilda was born December 13, 1917, in Fulton Township, IL, to Nicholas E. and Helen (Tiesenga) Pell. She was educated in the Center School of rural Whiteside County. On June 15, 1945 she married Jacob H. Buis in Morrison. He died on January 16, 1962. She then married Ben Vandermyde on November 25, 1972 in Morrison. He died October 12, 2000. Hilda was employed by General Electric Co. in Morrison. She was a member of Emmanuel Reformed Church in Morrison, and the church"s Ruth Circle. She was also a member of the Whiteside County Home Extension. Survivors include one daughter, Charlotte (Ray) Fylstra of Hinsdale, IL; one son, John (Judie) Buis of Flushing, MI; three step sons, Frank (Doris) Vandermyde, Doug (Clarita) Vandermyde and Dan (Nancy) Vandermyde, all of Morrison; five grandchildren; twelve step-grandchildren, two great grandchildren; several step-great grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Jennie Fickle of Tustin, CA; one brother, Jim (Pat) Pell of Fulton, IL. She was preceded in death by her two husbands, Jacob Buis and Ben Vandermyde; two sisters, Kitty Pell and Rose McGuire; five brothers, Edward, Fred, Russell, Jack and Joe Pell.
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2:00 PM Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Emmanuel Reformed Church " Morrison, IL OFFICIATING: Rev. Rich Davis " Pastor of Emmanuel Reformed Church " Morrison, IL VISITATION: 4:00 " 8:00 PM Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeINTERMENT: Grove Hill Cemetery " Morrison, IL