The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

April 19, 2014

Henrietta 'Etta' Jane Wiebenga


The Clinton Herald

---- — Henrietta “Etta” Jane Wiebenga

Jan. 19, 1924 - April 20, 2014

CLINTON — Henrietta “Etta” Jane Wiebenga, 90, of Prairie Hills Senior Living Center in Clinton, IA; formerly of Fulton, IL, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Mercy Living Center South, Clinton, IA.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, with th Rev. Philip Stel, Pastor of First Christian Reformed Church, Fulton, IL, officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home. Interment will be at Fulton Township Cemetery, Fulton, IL. Memorials may be directed to the de Immigrant Windmill.

Henrietta was born January 19, 1924 in Morrison, IL to Roy J. and Winnie (Newendyke) Dykema. She was educated in the Morrison, IL Schools.

She married Clarence L. Wiebenga on October 9, 1945 in Morrison, IL; he died March 10, 1995.

Henrietta was a baker at the Fulton Middle School, Fulton, IL. She was a Homemaker.

She was a member of the First Christian Reformed Church in Fulton, IL where she participated in Rebecca Society. She was member of the Fulton Christian School Auxiliary. She was a volunteer at the de Immigrant Windmill in Fulton, IL. She was an avid card player and enjoyed crocheting. She was a Chicago Cubs and Bulls fan. Henrietta enjoyed time spent with her family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Survivors include four daughters, Pamela VanZuiden, Camanche, IA, Celia (Roland) Behrens, Andover, IA, Brenda (David “Dick”) Huizenga, Fulton, IL, and Crystal (Kim Harper) Webster, Suisun City, CA; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; three nephews, Arlyn (Terry) Dykema, Roger (Cheryl) Dykema and Gary Dykema.

She was preceded in death by her husband; one grandson in infancy; and one brother, James Dykema.

Death date: April 20, 2014


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