Late Sunday night, the Lord's Day of rest September 21, 2014, Rev. Dale H. Kuiper, aged 78 (born Nov.22, 1935), entered into his eternal rest after suffering more strokes the week before while residing at Sheldon Meadows Living Center in Hudsonville, MI.
Rev.Kuiper was ordained in September of 1967 and served as pastor in six Protestant Reformed congregations as well home missionary for the PRC. He retired from SE PRC in Grand Rapids, MI in 2003.
He is survived by his wife Velerie (nee Miersma), nine children and twenty-nine grandchildren, as well as several brothers and sisters. For the full obituary, visit this page on the Vanderlaan Funeral Home website.
Arrangements for visitation of Rev.Kuiper's family and his funeral are as follows:
Visitation: Wednesday, Sept.24
from 6-9 p.m. and Thursday, Sept.25
from 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. at Vanderlaan Funeral Home
Service: Friday, Sept.26,
2:00 p.m. at Grandville PRC with Rev.W.Langerak officiating.
May the Father of mercies and the God of all comfort (2 Cor.1:3) provide his wife and family with the assurance of His presence and confidence in His promises to them in Christ Jesus.
And I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me, Write, Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from henceforth: Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours; and their works do follow them. Rev.14:13