Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, IL
Dec. 22, 1971, 2;3
Mrs. C. J. Huizenga, Fulton, Succumbs
FULTON - Mrs. Claus J. (Mary) Huizenga, 84, died at Morrison Community Hospital, Tuesday.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Newton Zion Reformed Church preceded by a 1:15 prayer service. Burial will be in Fulton Cemetery. The Rev. Ralph Meyer will officiate. Friends may call after 2 p.m. Thursday at the Bosma Funeral Home.
Mrs. Huizenga was born in the Netherlands May 19, 1887, the daughter of John and Hiske Wierenga Van Kampen. She married C. J. Huizenga Oct. 19, 1905. She was the last charter member of the Newton Zion Church and was a member of the Ladies Aid. She had lived in the Newton, Albany area all of her life.
Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Dave (Effie) VanderVinne, Fulton; Mrs. Bennie (Winnie) VanderVinne and Mrs. Charles (Hilda) Kramer, both of Albany and Mrs. Marvin (Beulah) Hook, Morrison; two sons, John M and Jake C., Erie; 10 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren and two sisters, Mrs. Bertha Wilkens, Morrison and Mrs. Sara Meinsma, Fulton.
She was preceded in death by her husband, seven brothers and one grandson. [end of obit]