John Van AlsburgName: John Van Alsburg
Locaton: Holmes Beach
Date of Death: October 10, 2013
Age at death: 71
John Dee Van Alsburg, 71 of Holmes Beach, Florida, passed away on October 10, 2013 at the TideWell Hospice House in Bradenton, Florida. John was born on July 22, 1942 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Franklin and Lucy (Livingston) Van Alsburg.
He served his country faithfully during the Vietnam War by serving with the United States Air Force. He worked for over 20 years with the former Grain Processing Company in Muscatine, Iowa which is now known as Muscatine Foods.
John formerly lived in Holland, Michigan for many years before moving to Muscatine, Iowa in 1989. He lived in Muscatine for 12 years before moving to Holmes Beach in 2001.
He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years Jan (Leggett) Van Alsburg of Holmes Beach, Florida, two dear sons; John and Jenn Van Alsburg of Ann Arbor, Michigan, Mike and Shannon Van Alsburg of St. Petersburg, Florida, one sister, Jan Rutgers and her husband, Lynn Boland of Holland, Michigan, and three precious grandchildren.
Private family services will be held at a later date. The family requests that in lieu of flowers that memorial contributions be made to TideWell Hospice, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, Florida 34238 in his memory. Condolences for the family may be made online at www.shannonfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements by Shannon Funeral Home Westview Chapel, Bradenton, Florida.