- July 12, 1937 - June 30, 2013
- Byron Center, Michigan
of Sanford's Passing
- Contributions may be made to:
Byron Center Christian School
- Contributions may be made to:
Pine Rest Patient Assistance Fund
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“I first met sandy when I was in high school at Godwin High. I worked at arlens dept store on divison ave. sandy moonlighted evenings and we became...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Colonel Foerch ( Kern ) - MI
“Dear Marge and Family,
I just wanted to say how very sorry I am on learning that Sandy had died. Know that I am thinking of you and have you in my...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Margaret Laskowski - MI - Friend
“Our deepest sympathy to Marge and all of Sandy's family at his loss. We are sorry not to be able to come in person to express our feelings...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Linda White - Akron, OH
“Sincere condolences to the family. From Uncle Gerrit's son Ken & family.
4 of 8 | Posted by: Ken DeHaan - Kentwood, MI
“Grandpa DeHaan was an example to us all. His great love and great faith were pillars of light to emulate especially through the hard times. He lived...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Zachary Hofstra - Copperas Cove, TX
“We Love U Forever
Hope you can see us from above
Lucas will be reminded of you loving him and holding him
We will miss our great talks
Your amazing...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Benjamin,Kelly & Lucas Noordermeer - MI
“Praying for family and friends to comfort you,
faith to uphold you,
and loving memories to heal your heart.
Hugs to you all!
"Grandpa" DeHaan, you...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Kevin & Christine Sall, Noah, Gideon, Tristan, Wyatt and Tehya - MI
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you Michael & Maribeth. Kathy, Bruce, Zack, Ashley, Katrina, Zachary & Jared. Jeff, Debra, Alyse & David. Also...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Kirk and Cherilyn Vander Horn - MI
Sanford "Sandy" Keith DeHaan, age 75 went to be with his Lord, Sunday, June 30, 2013. He was preceded in death by first wife Mary (Faasse) DeHaan; brother Johnny Allen DeHaan; his parents Doris and John DeHaan.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Marjorie (Mensch) DeHaan; children Jeffrey (Debra) DeHaan, Michael (Maribeth) DeHaan, Kathy (Bruce) Hofstra; step-children Amy Mol, Nancy Mensch; grandchildren Alyse DeHaan, David DeHaan, Zachary (Ashley) Hofstra, Katrina (Zachary) Zoerhof, Jared Hofstra; step-grandchildren Benjamin Mol, Jamie (Michael) Noorman, Kelly (Benjamin) Noordermeer, Kristin Mol, Whitney Mol, Harmony Campbell; nine great-grandchildren; several brother and sister-in-laws from the Faasse, Mensch, and Korhorn families; many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Visitation with the family will be held from 4 - 8pm, Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at Cook Funeral Home, 2067 84th St, Byron Center. Funeral service will be held at 11am Friday, July 5, 2013 at Cook Chapel at Byron Center with Rev. Tom Groelsema officiating. Private committal service will be at Boynton Cemetery. In honor of Sanford, contributions may be made to Byron Center Christian School or Pine Rest Patient Assistance Fund. The family welcomes memories and messages in their guest book online at www.cookcares.com.