Obituaries

Delores Seifert
B: 1930-10-12
D: 2018-06-22
View Details
Seifert, Delores
John Brewers
B: 1936-06-17
D: 2018-06-13
View Details
Brewers, John
Stacy Brewers
B: 1970-08-26
D: 2018-05-27
View Details
Brewers, Stacy
Vincent Boerboom
B: 1923-11-01
D: 2018-05-23
View Details
Boerboom, Vincent
Raymond "Ray" Thooft
B: 1933-05-22
D: 2018-05-22
View Details
Thooft, Raymond "Ray"
Gloria VanDenBroeke
B: 1960-05-20
D: 2018-05-09
View Details
VanDenBroeke, Gloria
Francis Downing
B: 1949-10-26
D: 2018-05-05
View Details
Downing, Francis
Robert Almich
B: 1937-09-28
D: 2018-05-03
View Details
Almich, Robert
Anthony Kopka
B: 1927-08-31
D: 2018-05-02
View Details
Kopka, Anthony
John Van Overbeke
B: 1964-09-29
D: 2018-04-27
View Details
Van Overbeke, John
Gerart Verstraete
B: 1927-10-27
D: 2018-04-23
View Details
Verstraete, Gerart
Dr. Robert Whitcomb
B: 1921-12-07
D: 2018-04-19
View Details
Whitcomb, Dr. Robert
Clarence Louwagie
B: 1946-12-18
D: 2018-04-18
View Details
Louwagie, Clarence
Timothy Fruin
B: 1952-09-19
D: 2018-04-17
View Details
Fruin, Timothy
Benhard "Benny" Benson
B: 1934-05-05
D: 2018-04-04
View Details
Benson, Benhard "Benny"
Mary "Max" Martin
B: 1927-04-15
D: 2018-03-28
View Details
Martin, Mary "Max"
Robert Gitz
B: 1925-05-05
D: 2018-03-27
View Details
Gitz, Robert
Joseph "Joe" Cool
B: 1941-04-05
D: 2018-03-26
View Details
Cool, Joseph "Joe"
Kenneth Marotzke
B: 1933-05-06
D: 2018-03-23
View Details
Marotzke, Kenneth
Shirley VonBank
B: 1933-04-03
D: 2018-03-21
View Details
VonBank, Shirley
Daniel "Dan" Haugen
B: 1957-07-19
D: 2018-03-09
View Details
Haugen, Daniel "Dan"

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries

This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Arnold DeVos. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Arnold DeVos

Arnold  DeVos
Arnold Emil DeVos was born on November 19, 1924, in Burton Township to Philip and Helen (Fier) DeVos. He was baptized and received his Sacraments at St. Edward Catholic Church in Minneota. In 1946, he was inducted in the United States Army and served for two years in Japan. On February 23, 1952, he was united in marriage to Trevis Anderson. Arnold shelled corn with his family and also drove truck with DeVos Trucking. He also farmed into the 1970s. He began Arnold DeVos Trucking in 1970 and continued trucking well into his 70s. In his younger years, Arnold played baseball for the Porter town team. He also enjoyed playing Rolle Bolle. He was a quiet man and enjoyed watching television, especially Westerns or Professional Wrestling with his good friend Gerald Abels. Arnold also enjoyed spending time with his friends at Senior Dining in Porter. He especially enjoyed time spent with his family. He was a member of St. Edward Catholic Church, the Porter Post of the American Legion and the Porter Shipping Association.

Arnold died suddenly on Saturday, October 15, 2016, at his residence in rural Taunton. He is survived by his daughter-in-law Mary DeVos, grandchildren Ryan (and Kerri) DeVos and Crystal (and Brian) McKeen, daughter-in-law Shelly (and David) Schrunk, grandchildren Hope (and Mark) Lund, Kyle DeVos, Kaitlyn DeVos, Nathan DeVos, Lacie DeVos, Carter Schrunk and Grant Schrunk, great-grandchildren Kallie and Tyler DeVos and Alexis McKeen, sisters Ramona (and Vin) Buysse, Velma (and Mervin) Eischens, Lucille Qunell, Phyllis (and Wally) Birk, nieces, nephews, and special family friend Mack Davis. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Trevis, daughter Diane, sons Randy and Roger and brothers Floyd and Richard.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos