May 27, 1958 – November 3, 2021
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Rhonda Ann Dekker, nee Koopmans, age 63, of Saint John, IN, formerly South Holland, IL, passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2021. Loving wife of Jeff Dekker. Devoted mother of Joel (Amy) Dekker, Rachel (Robert) Van Der Woerd, Rosalyn (Jim) Fluit, and Justin Dekker. Proud grandmother of Simon, Jonah, Levi, Alice, Abigail, Ethan, Peter, Oliver, Adelaide, and Alora. Daughter of Simon and Delores Koopmans. Dearest sister of Keith (Patricia) Koopmans. Kind aunt of several nieces and nephews. Daughter-in-law of Sandra (late Harry) Dekker; Sister-in-law of Ken (Dianna) Dekker, Betty (Richard) Balsamo, Scott (Linda) Dekker, and Jill (Ken) Bosman. Rhonda was loved by many and will be dearly missed.
Visitation Friday, November 12, 2021, from 3 – 8 p.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN. Funeral service Saturday, November 13, 2021, with Pastor John Rogers officiating — location to be determined. Interment Memory Lane Memorial Park – Crown Point, IN.