Henry Van Der Brink
Nov. 10, 2019
Henry “Hank” Van Der Brink, 64, of George passed away Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, at his home.
Memorial services were Wednesday, Nov. 13, at Ebenezer Presbyterian Church, George, with interment in Evergreen Lawn Cemetery, George.
Henry was born Nov. 24, 1954, in Rock Rapids, Iowa, son of Case and Alice (Flier) Van Der Brink. He grew up near Hull, Iowa, before moving to Boyden, Iowa. He graduated from Boyden Hull High School in 1973.
On Dec. 12, 1973, he married Brenda Den Hartog. They made their home in Boyden 41 years before moving to George in 2015. He was a lifelong truck driver, working for various trucking companies, with his most recent employment at Te Slaa Trucking.
Survivors include his wife; his children, Bob (Tami) Van Der Brink of Boyden, Corey (Sheri) Van Der Brink of Rushmore, Minnesota, and Ashley (Nathan) Kruse of Tea, South Dakota; eight grandchildren; brother, Lyle (Deloris) Van Der Brink of Sioux Center, Iowa, and sister, Connie ( Kent) Rusche of Hospers, Iowa.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his father and mother-in-law, Bob and Alvina Den Hartog.