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Henry Langstraat, Jr.

August 15, 1938 ~ September 10, 2022 (age 84) 84 Years Old


Henry Langstraat Jr. was born August 15, 1938, to  Henry and Nellie (Kelderman) Langstraat in Mahaska County, Iowa.

Junior grew up on the family farm near Oskaloosa, and graduated Oskaloosa High School in 1957.

Junior met Cynthia Vander Schaaf around the square in Osky on a Sunday night.  The two were married  November 11, 1960, at the Bethel Christian Reformed Church. God blessed them with four children: Lois Jeanne, Luane Joy, Lisa Marie and Jason Todd.

Junior was a building contractor for over 40 years but he was a cowboy at heart. He grew up on a horse and spent many hours on horse-back checking cows and riding pastures. He loved his family and the great outdoors. God blessed him with a big heart and a wonderful smile. He will be greatly missed by his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife Cynthia, his parents Henry and Nellie Langstraat, his parents-in-law Floris and Marie Vander Schaaf, and his sisters.

Those left to cherish his memory. . .

Lois De Ruiter, Robins, Iowa

            Melissa and Dustin Carlson

                        Mae, Edith

            Drew and Laura De Ruiter


Luane and Matt Mills, Pella, Iowa

            Audra and Andrew Turner

                        Violet, Scarlett

            Leah and Jeff Sanders

                        Roxy, Jackson, Joya

            Zane Mills

Lisa Brandhof, Otley, Iowa

            Daniel and Ahna Brandhof

                        Karsyn, Payton, Tylar

            Austin Brandhof

                        Marley, Ayden

Jason and Tabitha Langstraat, Otley, Iowa

            Triston Langstraat

            Teagan Langstraat

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Visitation With Family Present
September 16, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Garden Chapel Funeral Home
1301 Main Street
Pella, IA 50219

Private Family Memorial Service to be held at a later date


Memorials may be given to the family for a memorial bench in Central Park
Pella IA


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