Mr. David W. Frens, age 96 of Fremont (Reeman), went to be with his Lord & Savior on Wednesday, August 18, 2021. He was born on June 4, 1925 in Fremont, Michigan to George & Jennie (Lotterman) Frens. David was an Army Veteran of World War II, and had a deep love and passion for his country. He fought for our freedoms in the Battle of the Bulge. He had the honor and privilege to return to Europe just 2 years ago and follow the footsteps of his time in France, thru Belgium, and into Germany. David had a love for faith, family, freedom, & fishing. He had been employed by Gerber Products Company for 40 years until his retirement in 1987. He was a member of Reeman Christian Reformed Church, where he was in the Men’s Society, and where he had been a Sunday School Teacher & Superintendent, as well as an Elder & Deacon. On October 10, 1947 he married Bernice Luchie and she preceded him in death on October 10, 2015. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Nancy Cook; by his sons-in-law: Joe Domeracki, David Thompson, & Steve Cook; and by his sisters, Irene Gerritsen & Ellamae VandenBerg. He is survived by 4 children: Judy (Dwight) Elenbaas of Jenison, Roger W. (Sue) Frens of Fremont, Karen (Al) White of White Cloud, Sue (Gerald) Pinkston of Fremont; 15 grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren, & 3 great-great grandchildren. The Funeral Service will be held at 12:30 P.M. on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at Reeman Christian Reformed Church with Rev. Doug Kamstra officiating. Military Honors will be provided by the Michigan Army National Guard. Visitation will be at the Kroeze-Wolffis Funeral Home from 6-8 PM on Monday, and at the church from 11-12:30 P.M. on Tuesday. Interment will be in Reeman Cemetery. Suggested Memorials: The Fremont Area Community Foundation for the Fremont Christian School Endowment Fund, or World Renew (CRWRC). You can sign the online guest book at www.kroeze-wolffis.com. Arrangements are by Kroeze-Wolffis Funeral Home, Inc. of Fremont.
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