In memory of
Alkema, Cora Cora A. Alkema, aged 94, formerly of Grand Rapids (Caledonia) went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday December 4, 2019. She is preceded in death by her husband Cornelius (Bud) Alkema. She is survived by sons C. Robert (Theresa) Alkema and Daniel B. (Bonnie) Alkema; grandchildren Elizabeth Mesvero, David Alkema, Christian Alkema, Jessica Heminger; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was cared for at her end of life at White Lake Assisted Living, and by Harbor Hospice. She was a member of Fifth Reformed Church and was a schoolteacher at the Burton and Alger Elementary Schools in Grand Rapids. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 7, at 11 AM at the Zaagman Memorial Chapel, 2800 Burton St. S.E. The family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral chapel Saturday 9-11 AM prior to the service. Interment Rest Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Harbor Hospice 1050 W. Western Ave. Suite 400, Muskegon, MI 49441.
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