A memorial service for Gerrit Baas, 11, of Holland, Mich. was Saturday, April 28, 2012 at Graafschap Christian Reformed Church in Holland with the Rev. Matt Stob officiating. Burial was in East Saugatuck Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to God’s Littlest Angels.Gerrit died April 18 after an 18 month struggle with brain cancer.
Gerrit was a professing member of Maranatha Christian Reformed Church and was active in the Cadet program there. He was home-schooled and enjoyed playing with his friends, being outdoors and hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his parents Jeremy and Katherine Baas of Holland; brother Clayton; sisters, Emmaline and Abigail; grandparents, James and Linda Schippers of Holland and Jerome and Peggy Baas of Milaca; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Arrangements were by the Langeland-Sterenberg Funeral Home in Holland.