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Harry Friesema

FARMINGTON – Harry J. Friesema, wonderful husband and father, passed away suddenly, July 6, 2005, at his home in Farmington. He was survived by his Wife Beverly, Two Daughters, Carrie Prater and Jenny Friesema. A Son-In-Law: Jamie Prater. The sparkle in his eyes were caused by Corinne; Liam; Maile and Halen – his four grandchildren. His devoted family are: Jerry and Wilma Friesema – his parents. His deceased mother, Jenny Friesema. His brothers and sisters and their spouses are: Bill and Gail Friesema; Larry and Marianne Tanis; Dave and Corna VanEnk; Jerry (now deceased) and Pam Friesema; Avery and Jan Porter; Michael and Wilma Oneill; Bruce and Angie Messman; and Doug and Judy Messman. Many nieces and nephews and grand-nieces and grand-nephews. Brothers and Sisters-In-Law are: Dale and Paula Hackbarth; Bruce and Louanne (now deceased) Bickett; Dale Bickett; Dale and Donna Bickett; Brian and Lisa Bickett and many nephews and nieces. His wonderful church families are Church of God at Doe Run and Madison Square Christian Reformed Church of Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Harry was a son, a brother, a father, a grandfather, a husband and did his jobs well.

Visitation Friday, 6-9 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Service, Inc., Farmington. Visitation resumes Saturday, 7 a.m., and funeral Saturday, 1 p.m., July 9, 2005, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel, with Pastor Gary C. Hall officiating. Photo Obituary; Video Tribute and Online Guestbook at

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