John Sjoerd Vander Heide

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John passed away in June 2018.

John was a resident of Grand Rapids, Michigan at the time of passing.

He graduated from Grand Rapids Christian High, Calvin College, and the Business Administration School at the University of Michigan.

He proudly served in the U.S. Army, and returned to Grand Rapids to join the family business, Holland American Wafer Company, until his retirement in 2000.

A memorial service will be held Wednesday, July 11, 11:30 AM in the Chapel on the campus of Calvin College (1835 Knollcrest Circle SE, GR, MI 49546-4402) with visitation from 10:30 to 11:30 AM prior to the service.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of North Ottawa (Attn: Fund Development Office, 1309 Sheldon Rd., Grand Haven, MI 49417), Calvin College Seminary (3233 Burton St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546), or a charity of one's choice.