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Obituary: James N. Wiltjer

October 14, 1940 – May 31, 2024

James N. Wiltjer James N. Wiltjer, age 83, of St. John, IN, passed away on Friday, May 31, 2024. Beloved husband of the late Nancy J. Wiltjer, nee Robinson. Loving father of Susan Reinsma, James (Jill) Wiltjer, and Jill (John) Boender. Cherished grandfather of Janna (Taylor) Boice, Jori Ottenhoff, Marcus (Hope) Ottenhoff, Maya Reinsma, Seth (Katelynn) Wiltjer, Deanna (Adam) Beezhold, Jaclyn (Solomon) David, Jacob (Jill) Boender, and Joshua Boender and great-grandfather of Seth, Josie, Quinn, Ryne, Rhys, Beau, Vince, Jesse, Robin and Rachel. Dear brother of Bettie (late Bob) Triezenberg, late Bob (Theresa) Wiltjer, and the late Rich (late Marilyn) Wiltjer. Kind uncle to several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents Peter and Grace Wiltjer.

Visitation Wednesday, June 5, 2024, from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m at Munster Church 214 Ridge Road Munster, IN, with Rev. Jim Hollendoner officiating. Interment Oak Ridge Cemetery – Lansing, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Illiana Christian High School or Munster Church Missions. Arrangements entrusted to Smits Funeral Home 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane (Rt.30/Pleasant Springs Ln.), Dyer, IN For further information, please contact 219-322-7300.

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