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John Kuipers

John Kuipers

Tuesday, May 7th, 1929 Sunday, January 12th, 2020

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Obituary for John J. Kuipers

John J. Kuipers, age 90, U.S. Army Korean Veteran, beloved husband for 63 years to the late Bernice, nee Baar (2013). Loving father of Kurt, Scott, Paul (Elaine) Kuipers and Heidi Zylstra. Cherished grandfather of Adam and Heather (fiancé Joe Eminger) Kuipers; Timothy, Elizabeth and Ashley Zylstra. Dearest great-grandfather of Brynn and Emerson. Dear brother of the late Marty (late Marge) and the late Bernie (late Connie). Fond brother-in-law of the late George (late Marilyn) Baar. Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Visitation Thursday, January 16, 2020 from 3:00 PM until time of Funeral Service at 7:30 PM at Colonial Chapel, 15525 S. 73rd Ave. (155th/Wheeler Dr. & Harlem) Orland Park, IL 60462. Burial with Military Honors will take place on Friday, January 17, 2020 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL.

Memorials to:

Evangelical Child and Family Agency
1530 N. Main Street
Wheaton, IL 60187

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Trinity Christian College
6601 West College Drive
Palos Heights, IL 60463

Express your thoughts and condolences at colonialchapel.com 708-532-5400

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 16th, 2020 | 3:00pm - 7:30pm
    Colonial Chapel
    15525 S. 73rd Ave.
    ORLAND PARK, IL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Thursday, January 16th, 2020
    3:00pm - 7:30pm
    Visitation Thursday, January 16, 2020 from 3:00 PM until time of Funeral Service at 7:30 PM at Colonial Chapel, 15525 S. 73rd Ave. (155th/Wheeler Dr. & Harlem) Orland Park, IL 60462.
  • Service

    Thursday, January 16th, 2020 | 7:30pm
    Colonial Chapel
    15525 S. 73rd Ave.
    ORLAND PARK, IL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Thursday, January 16th, 2020
    7:30pm
    Visitation Thursday, January 16, 2020 from 3:00 PM until time of Funeral Service at 7:30 PM at Colonial Chapel, 15525 S. 73rd Ave. (155th/Wheeler Dr. & Harlem) Orland Park, IL 60462.
  • Interment

    Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
    20953 W. Hoff Road
    ELWOOD, IL
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Burial with Military Honors will take place on Friday, January 17, 2020 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL.

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