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John A Van Roekel

Zoon van Anthonie (Anthony) Van Roekel en Frances de Vries, geboren 17-12-1902 USA IA Otley, overleden 19-5-1973 USA IA Marion County en begraven Monroe Silent City Cemetery

Trouwt 5-9-1931 USA NE Omaha Una North, geboren 21-8-1910 USA IA Jasper Country, overleden 16-11-1987 USA IA en begraven Monroe Silent City Cemetery


  1. Bruce Van Roekel, geboren 1-1-1934, overleden 2-9-1953
  2. Merritt Van Roekel, geboren 22-11-1936 USA IA Newton, overleden 18-9-2019 USA IA Pella en begraven Monroe Cemetery


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Obituary of John

Son of Anthony and Frances De Vries Van Roekel.

He was married to Una North on September 5, 1931 at Omaha, Nebraska.

Appeared in unknown newspaper, have clipping:

John A. Van Roekel, 70, a lifelong resident of Rt. 1, Monroe, died Saturday on his farm, south of Monroe.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church in Monroe.

The Rev. Wayne K. Anderson, pastor of the church, and the Rev. James M. Burns, former pastor of the the church will conduct services. Burial will be in Silent City Cemetery in Monroe.

Van Dyk-Duven Funeral Home in Pella is handling arrangements.

Survivors are his wife; a son, Merritt of Monroe; three grandsons; a brother, Henry of Knoxville; and two sisters, Mrs. Edna Terpstra of Monroe and Mrs. Howard (Harriet) Macy of Lynnville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a son, Bruce, on Sept. 2, 1953.

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Gravestone of John, Una and Bruce

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