BEEMSTERBOER – Irene Veronica Beemsterboer aged 89 of Grand Rapids died February 18 2008. She was preceded in death by her husband Louis Beemsterboer. She is survived by her loving children Phyllis (Joseph Jedrychowski) Beemsterboer Joan Beemsterboer Nickla Beemsterboer-Witte Jean Beemsterboer Martin (Kris) Beemsterboer; grandchildren Spencer Witte Walker Witte Gabriella Beemsterboer Andrea and Meghann Gerling; sisters-in-law Adelaide Beemsterboer Mary Alice Smith Viola Gorney Norine Beemsterboer; many loving nieces and nephews. Irene was a distinguished athlete who loved golf bowling volleyball and softball. She was a member of St. Robert Church of Ada for 46 years. The family would like to thank the staff at St. Ann’s Home for the consistent love care and respect their mother received. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at St. Ann’s Home 2161 Leonard N.W., Msgr. Ernest P. Schneider presiding. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. at the O’Brien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel 3980 Cascade Rd. S.E. and one hour prior to the service at St. Ann’s.