Mildred N. Westerveld

Date of Death: Aug 17, 2013
Mildred N. Westerveld
[highlight_text] (1911 – 2013) [/highlight_text] Mildred N. Westerveld, 102, of Waupun, died peacefully on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the Christian Homestead in Waupun.


[leftcolumn] Mildred was born June 1, 1911 in Waupun the daughter of the late John and Bessie Rens Prange. On September 19, 1934 she married Willis Westerveld and the couple farmed in the Alto area most of their lives. Willis died in 1978. Mildred was an active life-long member of Alto Reformed Church.

Mildred is survived by four daughters, Betty (Orville) Kemink of Brandon, Karen (Verlan) Den Adel of Pella, IA, Nancy Vande Slunt of Waupun, and Shirley (Alan) Ver Hage of Waupun; 16 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and 16 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Harry Prange and John Prange, Jr.; a sister, Dorothy Vant Hoff; and a son-in-law, Delwin Vande Slunt.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Visitation: [/highlight_text] Family and Friends may call on the family on Wednesday at church from 9 a.m. until the hour of Service.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Services: [/highlight_text] Funeral Services for Mildred Westerveld will be held Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Alto Reformed Church. Rev’s Ted Medema and Ted Lindman will officiate.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Burial: [/highlight_text] Burial will follow at Alto Cemetery.

[rightcolumn] [highlight_text] Memorial Contributions: [/highlight_text] A memorial has been established in Mildred’s name.



  1. Sandy Oestreich Says: August 20, 2013 at 11:08 am

    Nancy, just wanted to send you my sympathy on your loss. I am working all day Wednesday so will not be able to attend the funeral. Know my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.


  2. Bruce and Jane Westerveld Says: August 24, 2013 at 9:20 pm

    Hello Betty, Karen, Nancy, and Shirley: Our sympathy to you all. We just got home from vacation and saw the obituary. What fond memories I have of your family as I was growing up. Our prayers are with you.

    Bruce and Jane Westerveld

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