Ken Koeman

  Pastor Ken Koeman, age 75, died very peacefully on Aug. 8, 2018 after a brief illness. He was a Shepherd to God’s people, fulfilling this as a beloved teaching pastor to many churches in the Pacific Northwest. He also served churches in New York, Albuquerque, Portland, Oregon, and Churchhill, Montana.

  Ken was the cherished husband of Kay for over 52 years, and grateful father to son Kent Koeman (Jodi Riemersma) and daughter Kate deRegt (Ben). He was the proud and loving grandfather to Jamison, Arianna, Isaiah, Hadley and Andrew. He was a loving friend to adults and children, and brother to seven siblings.

  A celebration of Ken’s life was held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, in the Lynden Christian High School gym.

  In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts are encouraged to be made to the schools attended by Ken’s grandchildren: Lynden Christian School, 417 Lyncs Drive, Lynden, WA 98264; and Whitinsville Christian School, 279 Linwood Ave., Whitinsville, MA 01588.