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Edward A. Hoeksema

August 11, 1937 ~ November 5, 2020 (age 83)

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Edward A. Hoeksema, age 83 years; resident of Thornton, IL

Beloved husband of Helen nee Smidt; loving father of Tracy (Robert Ward) Middleton, Edward (Barbara) Hoeksema,

Carla (Edward) Gerald and Karen (Keith) McLean; Cherished grandfather of Jeanette (Victor) Ramirez,

Jennifer (Rob) Wisely, William, Jacob and Travis Middleton, Amy (Cristian) Chacon, Blake Hoeksema,

Ethan Gerald, Emily Hoeksema, Walker and Mackenzie McLean; proud great-grandfather of 9.

Dearest brother of the late Shirley (Kenneth) Augustine; dear uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will gather for a visitation Sunday 3-8 p.m. and Funeral Service Monday 10:30 a.m. at

St. Paul Lutheran Church, 508 N. Chicago Rd. Thornton, IL 60476, Interment Private

Arrangement entrusted to Heinen and Loschetter Funeral Services, Tinley Park, IL 60487

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November 8, 2020

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
St. Paul Lutheran Church
508 N. Chicago Rd.
Thornton, IL 60476

Funeral Service
November 9, 2020

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
St. Paul Lutheran Church
508 N. Chicago Rd.
Thornton, IL 60476

Interment Private

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