COLERAIN – Hein Vuurman, age 78, of the 2300 block of Wakelon Road, died Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at his home.
Mr. Vurrman was born in Arnhem, The Netherlands,on October 5, 1931, a son of the late Willem and Tirkje Hendrick Vuurman. Hein fomerly resided in Powellsville, was a member of Bethany Baptist Church, and a retired electrician.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Ella Perry of the home; and from his marriage to his first wife, Gerda Achterberg Vuurman, who preceded him in death in 2002, are his daughters, Elizabeth Murphy of Powellsville, NC, Lee Morrow of Wilbraham, MA, and Kelly Booth of Warren, MA; grandchildren, John Murphy, Brenna Murphy, Emily Morrow, Sarah Russell and Jennifer Russell and four great grandchildren.
A celebration of life service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 28, 2010, in the Ashley Memorial Chapel at Garrett-Jones Funeral Home, with the Rev. Tommy Tripp officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Hillcrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial donations be made to one‚??s favorite charity.
Family and friends may send condolences and sign the online guestbook by visiting www.garrettjonesfh.com.