Person:Peter Jongsma (1)

Peter Fred Jongsma
b.11 Feb 1912 Indiana
m. 9 Feb 1911
  1. Peter Fred Jongsma1912 - 2006
  2. Hilda Harkelina Jongsma1915 - 1996
  3. Harry Jongsma1918 - 1926
m. 2 Nov 1934
Facts and Events
Name[1] Peter Fred Jongsma
Alt Name[2] Peter Jongsma
Alt Name[3] Peter F. Jongsma
Gender Male
Birth[1][3] 11 Feb 1912 Indiana
Alt Birth[2] 1913 Indiana
Residence[2] 1920 School District 62, Stillwater, Montana
Marriage 2 Nov 1934 Munster, Lake, Indiana, USAto Hilda Teninga
Death[3] 3 Dec 2006 Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois, United States of America
Other[3] IllinoisSSN issued
Soc Sec No[3] 335-05-9205

[excerpted from obituary]

Peter F. Jongsma, age 94, of Lynwood, IL, went to be with his Lord and Savior on December 3, 2006. He was born February 11, 1912 to Fred (Rienia) Jongsma. Peter joins his wife, Hilda (nee Teninga) in glory; they were married for 60 years.

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Also preceded in death by his sister, Hilda Hamstra and brother, Harry. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. from the First Reformed Church of Lansing, 3134 Ridge Road, Lansing, IL with Rev. Ken Kuiper officiating. Interment in Oakridge Cemetery, Lansing, IL.

Peter was a lifelong member of First Reformed Church of Lansing where he served as Elder, Sunday School teacher and superintendent. He was a veteran of WWII. Peter served as school board member and president for 27 years for District #172. He was one of the first trustees for the Village of Lynwood and was the Village's second Mayor from 1974-1977. Peter lived a good Christian life and will be missed by all his family and friends.

Published in The Times from 12/5/2006 - 12/6/2006

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