Robert Van Houten

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“To all in the Van Houten family---So sorry to hear of Bob's passing away. Became friends with him while going to Bethany Reformed Church and he was...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear VanHouten family,May God temper your grief with brevity.My prayers and fondest wishes are with you.I can only claim to have known Bob VanHouten...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Ken Soli - Grand Rapids, MI

“Lynne and family,Please accept our thoughts and prayers on your great loss. Because of his deep and abiding faith, we know that we will see Bob again...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Gary Carey - Grandville, MI

“Dear Lynn, Sending our sincere sympathy to you and your family in the passing of your dear Bob. Was always great to see him at church the many times...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Mike and Ardith Matthysse - FL

“Dear Don and the VanHouten family, Mike & I were saddened to hear of the loss of your father. You are in our thoughts. We pray for your healing...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Sue & Mike Johnson - Morley, MI

“Bob was one of my favorite cousins. I didn't see him that much - when we were kids, we went to the same church; but he lived on the other side of...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Fred Van Houten Jr - Wrightwood, CA

“Bob was soft spoken and had a wonderful sense of people. He worked with Bob Ensing when I met him and immediately felt like I had a friend. He was...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Beth Setchfield - Balsam, MI

Robert passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

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

Bob grew up near Fulton and Woodward N.E., attended Baxter Christian school, and graduated from Grand Rapids Christian High School.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 12, from 1-3 PM and 6-9 PM at Zaagman Memorial Chapel (2800 Burton St. SE), and on Thursday, September 13, 1 hour prior to the 11 AM service at Orchard Hill Reformed Church, located at 1465 3 Mile Rd., NW.

In lieu of flowers, please consider the Christian Rest Home Foundation or Orchard Hill Reformed Church's building fund.