William Kooyenga, 85, of Evergreen Park, died March 13, at St. Francis Hospital in Blue Island. Visitation was held at Colonial Chapel in Orland Park on March 16. A chapel service was held at the funeral home on March 17. Burial was at Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery in Oak Lawn.
Mr. Kooyenga is survived by his daughters, Grace Oostema and Donna Boersma; his sons, William J. Kooyenga and Richard Kooyenga; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Mr. Kooyenga was born in Blue Island. He was a retired truck driver. He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran.
Memorials may be sent to the Rest Haven Christian Services.