Harold Arthur Yonker, age 84, of Allendale, was welcomed home to his Lord and Savior on Thursday, December 26, 2019. Harold was a loving husband, dad, grandpa, and great-grandpa whose desire was that his family had a personal relationship with Jesus and that one day they would join together with him around the heavenly throne. He now joins his daughter, Rachel; and his daughter-in-law, Linda Yonker, who preceded him. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 64 years, Nancy; children, Robin and Ed Goen, Sandra and Paul Clark, Stephen and Christine Yonker, Nathan and Brenda Yonker; 18 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; sisters, Agnes and Sidney Ellens, Mildred and Robert Wolters; sisters-in-law, Lee Yonker, Doris Marsman, Gerri Sue and Jack Bosch; many loving extended family members. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 30, 2019, at 11 a.m. at First Allendale Christian Reformed Church, 5734 Country View Drive Allendale, with Rev. Ken Kruithoff officiating. Interment will be held at Allendale Township Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet the family Sunday, December 29, from 2-4 p.m. at Matthysse Kuiper DeGraaf Funeral Home (Allendale) 6651 Scott St. and also on Monday from 10-10:45 a.m. prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Ebenezer Discipleship Training Center in Haiti (PO Box 473 Hudsonville, MI 49426) https://ebenezerdtc.org/.
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