Berendsen, Howard H.
Howard H. Berendsen age 82 of Duluth, went to be with the Lord and reunited with his wife, Maysel (Gorsuch) Berendsen on Monday, August 4, 2014. A graveside service was held 2:30 PM on Thursday August 7, 2014 at Georgia National Cemetery with Pastor Rodney Massey officiating. Mr. Berendsen served in the United States Army during the Korean War and received the National Defense Service Medal. He was a member of Sunrise Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Maysel E. Berendsen. He is survived by his children, Robin Ireland of Loganville; Vicki and Keith Carter of Loganville; brother and sister-in-law, Jerome and Elaine Berendsen of South Carolina; sisters-in-law, Bev Berendsen of Wisconsin; Bea Berendsen of Florida; grandchildren, Marissa and Marsh Peterson, Kelsey Meiring, Renee Cobb, Justin Carter; great-grandchildren, Elizabeth Cobb, Danielle Cobb, Timothy Cobb, Natalie Carter; several nieces and nephews.
The family received friends on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, from 5-8 PM at Tim Stewart Funeral Home: 300 Simonton Road, SW, Lawrenceville, GA 30045. 770-962-3100. Please sign the online guest book at www.stewartfh.com
Tim Stewart Funeral Home
300 Simonton Road SE
Lawrenceville, GA 30045
Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Aug. 16, 2014