Faming Agriculture 09


Lorence Van Dusseldorp

September 6, 1942 ~ March 4, 2018 (age 75)

Lorence Arvin Van Dusseldorp was born September 6, 1942, to Simon and Margaret (Heimstra) Van Dusseldorp, in Des Moines, Iowa.

Lorence was a 1960 graduate of Monroe High School.  He was united in marriage to Judith Bandstra on August 23, 1963, in the Otley Reformed Church.  To this unioin they were blessed with three children:  Arlan, Alan and Renee. 

Lorence enjoyed farming and restoring old tractors on the place where he grew up, and he also worked for Rolscreen, Pella Industries and Ring-O-Matic.  He was a devout Christian and was active in Otley Reformed Church’s Men’s Brotherhood, choir, Sunday school, and consistory.  He was also a member of the Apostolic Church in Knoxville.   

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife Judy and their children: 

Arlan and Denise Van Dusseldorp, Otley, Iowa

               Michael and Emily Brown

                               Mila and Kyla

               Nick Smith           

                               Jaelynn, Madison and Brayden

               Caleb Humeston and Alyssa


               Taylor Humeston

               Aaron Humeston


Alan and Sara Van Dusseldorp, Burlington, Wisconsin

               Keegan Van Dusseldorp

               Skyler Van Dusseldorp


Renee and Curtis Carrington, Pella, Iowa

               Trevor Sterk

               Cassie Carrington

Lorence was preceded in death by his parents Simon and Margaret Van Dusseldorp, his sister Ellen Dale and his brother Arlan Ray Van Dusseldorp. 

Donations may be made to:

Wesley Life Hospice