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Robert "Bob" Zuiderveen

April 12, 1947 ~ April 21, 2018 (age 71)
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Robert Zuiderveen, age 71, went to be with his Lord, April 21, 2018.  He was preceded in death by his parents, William Zuiderveen and Edna Koetje and sister, Donna Arendsen. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 22 years, Tammy; children, Jeffery (Beth), Timothy, Greg Molchan, Tabitha Morris; siblings, Beverly (Roger) Evink, Terry (Linda) Koetje, Rich (Paula) Koetje, Wayne (Terry) Koetje, Joe (Marion) Zuiderveen, Ted (Claudia) Zuiderveen, and Tom Zuiderveen; grandchildren, Andrew, Johnathan, Daniel, Emersyn, Noah, Judah, and Zakari; aunts, Betty Winale and Joyce Ardema; uncle, Carol Ardema;  many nieces and nephews.

Bob was an accident free truck driver for 56 years. He loved Elvis Presley and John Wayne. He was a motor head enthusiast, loved watching antique car shows, Street Outlaws, and Monster Garage. He was an avid fisherman and outdoorsman. Bob had an outstanding personality. He was a jokester and a lot of fun to be around. He was loved by everyone and had a very giving heart. Most of all, he loved his family.

A funeral service will be held at 11AM, Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at Life Change Community Church, 3014 Newell St, Burnips, 49314, with one hour of visitation prior. Pastor Steve Jones will be officiating. In honor of Robert and in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family for funeral expenses. The family welcomes memories and messages in their guest book online at

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