Kenneth R. VanBuskirk, age 91 of Fremont, went to be with his Lord & Savior peacefully on Friday, December 10, 2021 from his home. He was born on March 3, 1930 in Newaygo, Michigan to Raicel “Shorty” & Fannie (Krchmer) VanBuskirk. Ken was a US Army Veteran, and he was a member of First Reformed Church in Fremont. He had owned & operated, along with his father, R. VanBuskirk & Son Excavating Company and VanBuskirk Concrete, and he continued to work in the concrete business until his retirement. Ken enjoyed gardening, hunting, fishing, and farming. He married Connie VanBuskirk, and she preceded him in death on June 28, 2013. He was also preceded in death by his mother, father, and step-mother Mildred (Derby) VanBuskirk. Ken is survived by his children: Gary VanBuskirk, Debra (Bob) Moorman, Sandra VanBuskirk, Marcia (Ben) Vanderwall, Wayne (Shelly) VanBuskirk, Bob VanBuskirk, Kenneth Haught, & Sherri Bonner; many grandchildren, great grandchildren, & great-great grandchildren; and by many nieces & nephews. A celebration of Ken’s life will be held at a later date, and interment will be at Maple Grove Cemetery in Fremont. Suggested Memorial: St Jude Children’s Research Hospital. 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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