Michael J. Hoogerwerf(1954 - 2013)

Michael J. Hoogerwerf


Michael J. Hoogerwerf, 59, of Ankeny, IA, formerly of Atkinson, IL, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, May 5, 2013 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, IA. A Memorial Service celebrating Michael's life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 10, 2013 at Vandemore Funeral Homes, Geneseo. Rev. Gerald Aloran will officiate. Per his request, cremation rites will be accorded. Inurnment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo where military honors will be accorded by Geneseo VFW Post #5083. Visitation for Michael will be held one hour prior to the service (10 to 11 a.m.) at the funeral home. Memorials may be left to the Geneseo Humane Society.

Survivors include daughter: Dawn Gooch of Des Moines, IA; son: Aric (Dru) Hoogerwerf of Nevada, IA; two grandchildren: Skylar and Sidney Hoogerwerf; his mother: Barbara Hoogerwerf of Atkinson; one sister: JoAnn Borkgren of Silvis, IL; one brother: Rob (Pam) Hoogerwerf of Geneseo; and several nieces and nephews.

Michael was preceded in death by his father, Alvin and brother, Paul Hoogerwerf.

Funeral Home

Vandemore Funeral Home Ltd
580 E Ogden Ave Geneseo, IL 61254
(309) 944-1415

Published in Des Moines Register on May 8, 2013