Fredric Carl [Fred] van Blerkom Fredric Carl [Fred] van Blerkom
Born1 May 1949inChester, Delaware County PA (US)
Died30 July 2015 
FatherWalter van Blerkom
 Born 4 April 1917
 Died4 April 1989
MotherEthel K.
 Born17 January 1917
 DiedSeptember 1990
Residence(s)Grand Junction, Mesa County CO (US)
 Beaver Dam, Mohave County AZ (US) in 2015

ObituaryFredric Carl Van Blerkom May 1, 1949 - July 30, 2015
Fred Van Blerkom of Beaver Dam, Arizona, formerly of Grand Junction, Colorado went home to be with our Heavenly Father on July 30, 2015.
Fred was born and raised in Chester, Pennsylvania to Walter and Ethel Van Blerkom (pre deceased). Fred served in the US Navy, and also worked for the US Postal Service.
His hobbies included traveling, fishing, water volleyball, camping. During one of his traveling adventures, he came to Grand Junction and met and married Donna Martinez. They were married for 40 wonderful years.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son, Josh (Joyce) of Fruita, CO; daughter, Charissa of Long Beach, CA; two brothers, Malcom (Diane) of Johnstown, PA, and Allan (Ruth) of Wilmington, DE, and his two fur babies, Lily and Leo.
Memorial services will be Monday, August 10th at 9:45 a.m. at the Elmwood Cemetery in Fruita. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Mary's Hospital Foundation for Cancer, 750 Wellington Ave., Grand Junction, CO 81501; please make note of Fred Van Blerkom in the memo section. You are loved and will be missed by all your family and friends.

The Daily Sentinel, Aug. 9, 2015

Marriage about 1975 
withDonna Martinez
Children Josh

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