Peter Teitsma

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“Pete was almost a member of our family. My Dad and Mom were very close to both Anne and Pete. Thanks for all the wonderful memories during my growing...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Nancy (Barkwell) Elmer - Powell, OH

“We thought the world of your dad! He always had a smile on his face no matter what adversity he was facing. He had gone golfing many times in the...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest In Peace PeteThose we love don't go away, they walk beside us every day... unseen, unheard, but always near, so loved, so missed, so very...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Allen Avery - Castle Rock, CO

“Rick and I send our love as you travel these days ahead. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Pete was a such a nice person, a second father to Mike growing up. I only had the pleasure of knowing him a few years. Don and Josette loved him very...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Darcy Williamson - Grand Rapids

“My thoughts and prayers are with your family as you travel this difficult road. How blest you were to have your father with you so long! Praise be to...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Lizanne Hoffman - Kentwood, MI

“Uncle Pete helped build cabinets in the kitchen in our house on Sherman Street in the 40's. Lots of great memories starting probably 75 years ago...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Homer Teitsma - Casnovia, MI

8 of 13 | Posted by: Homer Teitsma - Casnovia, MI

“Uncle Pete was a mentor early in my growing up years. He helped me build my first saw horeses (which I still have), a chess board end table (which...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Jerry Teitsma - Granby, CO

“Grandpa T was the only grandparent' I have had whom I didn't feel it necessary to alter myself around. He was a true Christian who entrusted his life...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Amber Warmelink - Lowell, MI

“Pete was a fantastic man of such laughter. I got the honor to know him and his bright sense of humor everyday. He was truly a great friend to me and...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Merissa Nelson - Grand rapids, MI

“Pete lived his life to the fullest, and it always showed. I always wished I could have been a mouse in my dad's pocket to see and hear those two...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Pat Raap - Coopersville, MI

“Pete always had a smile and positive attitude about life. His freshly baked apple pies were awesome! What a great dad . . . . .and grandpa to so...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Sue Edema - Grand Rapids, MI

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Peter passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.

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

Relatives and friends may meet with the family during a memorial visitation on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at Matthysse-Kuiper-DeGraaf Funeral Home (Grandville) 4145 Chicago Drive SW.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Baruch Senior Ministries.