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Robert L. Heersema

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Robert L. Heersema Obituary
Robert L. Heersema, age 85, of Beecher, IL, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. Beloved husband of Marcia Heersema, nee Huntington. Loving father of Robert Heersema, Richard (Denise) Heersema, and Bonnie (Will) Wisher. Devoted grandfather of Chadd Robert Heersema. Dear brother of the late Jim (Joan) Heersema and Harry (Marilyn) Heersema. Preceded in death by his parents Harry and Wilhelmina Heersema. Visitation Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Thorn Creek Reformed Church, 1875 E. 170th St. South Holland, IL. Funeral service Friday, June 15, 2018 at Thorn Creek Reformed Church at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Tom Archer officiating. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South – Oak Lawn, IL. Mr. Heersema was a United States Navy Veteran, and a longtime teacher at Mendel Catholic High School and Dunbar Vocational High School. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Thorn Creek Reformed Church, Elim Christian Services or . Arrangements entrusted to Smits Funeral Home – Dyer, IN. For further information please contact 219-322-7300 or visit www.SMITSFH.com.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on June 12, 2018
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