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Obituary for Gail Bouwers (Beerda)

Gail  Bouwers (Beerda)
Bouwers, Gail

Suddenly as a result of a car accident, on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at the age of 78. Beloved wife of Henk Bouwers and dear mother of Shirley Ann Benton (Bruce), Jane Louise Dijkema (Clarence), John Henry Bouwers (Geraldine), Judy Gail Hamilton (John) and David William Bouwers (Lisa). Loving grandmother of twenty grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Special sister of Jessie Reuvers (Henk), Nelly Morgan, Theresa Zandbergen (John), Peter Beerda (Rita) and Tom Beerda. Loving aunt of many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by two sisters, Susan Westendorp (Harold) and Jane Smid and by two grandchildren, Sara Dijkema and Joshua Bouwers. Gail will be sadly missed by all.

A Private wake and internment was held on Saturday May 19, 2018. A Celebration of Gail's Life of Joy, Hospitality, Love and Sure Faith in Jesus Christ, will be held at the Athens Christian Reformed Church, once Henk has recovered sufficiently from his injuries, date to be announced. Donations in memory of Gail, to the Heritage Community Christian School will be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Visit our book of memories at


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