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Patricia "Pat" A. Mekkes (DeVries)

May 26, 1942 ~ April 19, 2017 (age 74)

MEKKES -  Mrs. Patricia “Pat” A. Mekkes, age 74, went to be with her Lord Wednesday, April 19, 2017. Pat was born May 26, 1942 in Grand Rapids to William and Julian DeVries.

Pat enjoyed traveling all over the country.  She always loved to find some place to go and was eager to plan and organize the trip.  She and Roger traveled extensively, including trips to Alaska and Hawaii.  

She will be deeply missed by her husband of 16 years, Roger Mekkes; brother, Dale (Jan) DeVries; nephew, Kurt DeVries; great nephew, Ryan DeVries; and several cousins.

Funeral services will be held 11 AM, Monday, April 24, 2017 at Eighth Reformed Church, 841 Burton St. SW, with Pastor Mark Milkamp officiating.  Interment will be in Georgetown Cemetery.  Family and friends may meet Pat’s family from 5-8 PM Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Cook Funeral Home (West Building), 4235 Prairie SW, Grandville and Monday from 10-11 AM at the church. 

Her family welcomes memories and messages in their guest book online at www.cookcares.com.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Pat may be made to Eighth Reformed Church or Spectrum Hospice.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Eighth Reformed Church
841 Burton Street SW, Wyoming MI 49509

Spectrum Hospice
750 Fuller NE, Grand Rapids MI 49503



 Service Information

Visitation
Sunday
April 23, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cook - Grandville (West building)
4235 Prairie St., S.W.
Grandville, MI 49418

Visitation
Monday
April 24, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Eighth Reformed Church
841 Burton Street, S.W.
Wyoming, MI 49509

Funeral Service
Monday
April 24, 2017

11:00 AM
Eighth Reformed Church
841 Burton Street, S.W.
Wyoming, MI 49509


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