Obituary for Bernard ""Bernie"" Werkman
Bernard "Bernie" Werkman, age 91, beloved husband of the late Grace, nee Visser (2006). Loving father of Herman (Marcia) Werkman, Alice (Richard) Jousma, Marvin (Amy) Werkman, and Janet (Richard) Loerop. Cherished grandfather of Brad (Sara) Werkman; Lin Jousma, Thom (Missy) Jousma, Lucas (Angie) Jousma; Abbie (Jason) Lydon, Aaron (Rachel) Werkman, Adam (Katie)Werkman; Jessica (Owen) Sweitzer, Julia (Kenny) Miller, and Jenna (Brad) Holdgrafer. Dearest great grandfather of 15. Dear brother of Gertrude (Bill) Buikema and the late Albert (late Harriet) Werkman and the late Nellie Werkman. Fond brother-in-law of the late Simon (late Jennie) Visser, the late Menno (late Bertha) Visser, the late Ann (late Henry) Borgman. Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Visitation Friday, July 7, 2017 from 3-7 p.m. with a Funeral Service to follow at 7:00 p.m. at Colonial Chapel 15525 S. 73rd Ave. (155th/Wheeler Dr. & Harlem) Orland Park. Burial private at Chapel Hill Gardens South.
Memorials to Back to God Ministries International or World Renew preferred. Express your thoughts and condolences at www.colonialchapel.com 708-532-5400