Louise Hylkema (nee Knierim), 89, died in Broadview Heights, on July 25, 2007. She was born on June 20, 1918 in Hamburg, Germany.
Survivors include her daughters, Joan Dyer of Irvine, CA, Jackie McKenna of Elyria; sons, Larry (Pat) Hylkema of Brecksville, and David (Kathy) Hylkema of Fairview Park; proud grandmother to Heather (Wade) Benjamin, Vanessa Hylkema, Jessica Hylkema, Andrea (Mike) Giordano, Ryan Hylkema, Allison Hylkema, Nicole McKenna, and Katie (Mike) Herman, Colleen McKenna and Daniel McKenna; great-grandmother to Billy Brooks, Haley Benjamin, Devan Benjamin, Kendall Herman, Elijah McKenna, Summer McKenna, Gabriella McKenna, Brittany Howard and Steven McKenna.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Hylkema, who died in 1979;
Visitations will be Monday, July 30, 2007, 4 to 8 P.M. with a memorial service to follow, in the Chapel of Sunset Memorial Park, 6245 Columbia Rd., North Olmsted. Arrangements are by Dostal Funeral Services.