Obituary of Robert C. Oom, DDS - Grand Rapids Press, 29 Apr 1998
Robert C. Oom, DDS, aged 82, of Grand Rapids, went to his Heavenly Home on
Wednesday, April 19, 1998. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 46
years, Lois; his children, Robert J. and Doreen Oom, Doris and Jim Rankin; his
grandchildren Cory and Kaleigh Oom; his brothers and sister, Arthur and Ruth Oom,
Lois and Edward Grant, John and Elaine Oom of Kalamazoo; his brothers-in-law and
sisters-in-law, Alvin and Annette Broodman of Holland, Delores and Harold
Hoekzema and Jerome Broodman; many nieces and nephews. Robert was a graduate of
Calvin College and the University of Michigan Dental School Class of 1949, was a
veteran of WWII where he served with the 126th Medical Detachment of the Army,
and was a member of Sunshine Community Church.
Funeral Services will be held Monday 1:30 PM at the Zaagman Memorial Chapel with Rev. Thomas Mayo officiating.
Interment will follow at Rest Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral chapel Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the Christian Reformed World Missions.
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