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Dwight J. Hoogheem
  • Second Reformed Church
    703 14th Avenue
    Fulton, IL 61252
  • Millers of the de Immigrant Windmill
    Fulton, IL 61252

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“Mr. Hoogheem was one of the nicest guys I ever met. Always greeted me with a smile, always had something positive to say, and actually seemed...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Doug Wiersema - Naperville, IL

“MEMORIES OF DEWIGHT growing up with his family in Fulton talked with him and Irma all the time at Harbor Crest encouraging them to keep active ...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Daniel and Susan Sikkema - Moline, IL

“Sorry for your loss.. Praying for you. ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Mike & Kathy Housenga - Fulton, IL

“neighbor son of Milt and Dorothy Heusinkveld ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: David and Jean HEUSINKVELD - AZ

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5 of 15 | Posted by: Leon & Katie Groh - Fulton, IL

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Darrell and Sally Meinsma

“So sorry to hear of Dwight's death. We will certainly miss visiting with him. ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Howard & Linda Paysen - Fulton, IL

“Our sympathy to Irma and family.ut3Hk ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: Gene and Margaret Pessman - IL

“May you rest in peace ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Gail Head - Port Byron, IL

“Aunt Irma: my most heartfelt condolences. Uncle Dwight was such a great man. My love and thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family....Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Karen Klos - Littleton, NH

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11 of 15 | Posted by: Randy & Sheila Balk - Fulton, IL

“So sorry to hear, the family gatherings just won't be the same without Uncle Dwight there taking pictures. Hugs to all, Dave and Pat Vandermyde Ben ...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Patricia Vandermyde - Morrison, IL

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13 of 15 | Posted by: Mark & Sandy Hamilton - Fulton, IL

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14 of 15 | Posted by: Ken and Deb Dykstra - Fulton, IL

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Dwight J. Hoogheem, 91, of Fulton, IL, died Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at Harbor Crest Nursing Home, Fulton, IL.

Dwight was born July 28, 1926, in Clinton, IA; the son of John and Janetta (Sikkema) Hoogheem. He married Irma Brondyke on June 28, 1949, in Albany, IL; she survives. He served in the U.S. Army during WW II. He was employed by Agrico Chemical Company, Fulton, IL for 26 years, then by 3M, Cordova, IL, for 18 years, retiring in 1991. Dwight was a member of the Second Reformed Church, Fulton, where he served as a Deacon and Elder and was custodian with his wife for 26 years. He was a lifetime of the Fulton American Legion and a miller for the DeImmagrant Windmill, Fulton. He enjoyed traveling the world and also photography.

Survivors include his wife, Irma of Fulton, IL; 2 daughters, Pam Innis of Springfield, IL; and Penny (Sam) Lubben of Chattanooga, TN; 2 sons, Darrell (Rita) Hoogheem of Oskaloosa, IA; and Dan (Linda) Hoogheem of Mohawk, NY; 8 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; a sister, Elma (LaVerne) Sterenberg of Fulton, IL; and 2 sister-in-laws, Sally Hoogheem of Lakehurst, NJ and Carol Hoogheem of Ogden, KS.

He is preceded in death by his parents; a granddaughter, Colleen Hoogheem; and 2 brothers, Merle and Irwin Hoogheem.

Visitation will be from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M., Sunday, May 6, 2018, at the McDonald Funeral Home, Fulton, IL. A memorial services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Monday, May 7, 2018, at the McDonald Funeral Home, Fulton, IL; with Reverend Scott Stephen officiating. Inurnment will be at the Fulton Township Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Second Reformed Church or to the Millers of the de Immigrant Windmill.