Benard Siebolt Venema

Benard Siebolt Venema, 95, of Goshen, passed
away Saturday, February 9, 2013.
He retired after 22 years in the U.S. Air Force
having earned the rank of Senior Chief Master
Sergeant, worked for 10 years as the veterans
employment liason at the New York Department of
Labor in Malone, N.y. and was a Rotary member.
He was preceded in death by his wife, June
Watson Venema; and his parents, Siebolt and
Wilhelmika Venema.
He is survived by his daughters, Sherilyn (Tom)
Sabin, Deborah (Scott) Miller, Gayle (Malcolm)
Miner, and Cynthia King; son, Kurt Venema; nine
grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brother,
William (Florence) Venema; and sister-in-law,
Thelma Ludwig.
Services were Tuesday, Febuary 11 at Stoess
Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Stoess Funeral Home
6534 West Highway 22 Crestwood, KY 40014
(502) 241-9421
Published in The Oldham Era on Feb. 14, 2013