Gerald DeVries (1941 - 2018)

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Gerald Wayne DeVries
April 16, 1941 -
June 11, 2018
Gerald "Buzz" Wayne DeVries passed away and went to be with his Lord on Monday June 11, 2018 in Modesto, CA. He is survived by his loving family, Eunice his wife, children Alicia DeVries, Mike DeVries (Laura), Jeralyn (Ben) Belote, grandchildren Henrick and Eli DeVries (Mike) and Joshua, Andrew and Daniel (Jeralyn) Belote and brother John (Joanne) DeVries and sister Helen Kamp. He dedicated his life to his family, his church and community. He was an active member of Modesto Christian Reformed Church and served in many capacities within the church. He served on many other local boards including Bethany Home and worked with numerous local charities. He loved to travel with Eunice and good friends, taking cruises and RV trips, including visits to family in Michigan, Iowa and Mississippi. He was a very happy man with the people that God gave him and will be greatly missed. A memorial service will be held at 11 am on Friday, June 15 at Modesto Christian Reformed Church.

Published in the Modesto Bee on June 14, 2018