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“I would like to send my condolence to the family and my prayes. Here are some comforting scriptures I would like to share with the family becouse...Read More »
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“So sorry to hear about Jon. May he rest in peace now.....he sure did give it his best. I will always remember all of our great motorcycle rides...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Karen Simmons Counts

“Heart felt condolences from Adrian and the children (Zambia) to the entire Piersma family. We learnt of Jon's passing on with a lot of grief. May the...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Adrian Chundama (Zambia)

“My sincere condolences to the family and God be with you during this trying time. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Monica Chundama

“Rest in eternal peace. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Liya Chundama Manduli

“Judy and Family, You have our sincere sympathy. Our prayer for you is for comfort knowing you have many good memories and friends who care. God...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Terry & Cheryl Warners - MI

Jon Piersma, was a loving husband and father, who loved riding his Harley Davidson bike, playing around on his computer, and photography. Jon and Judy, his wife of 27 years, were residents of Rochester Hills, MI, for the past 21 years. Jon died on Tuesday, February 12, 2013, at home, surrounded by his loving family. Jon was 59 years old. Jon was born in Detroit, Michigan, on August 16, 1953, to Anne and the late Gordon Piersma. Raised in Hudsonville, Michigan, he graduated from Unity High School in Hudsonville and then attended Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, where he received his Bachelor's degree. Later, he attained his Masters of Business Adminstration degree from Phoenix University. His career with General Motors as a Material Savings Engineer spanned 33 years. Along with his wife Judy, Jon is survived by his loving children Tracy and Tyler (Gabriela). He is the son of Anne and the late Gordon Piersma; brother of Gretchen Knoper (Randy), Durk (Kathy), David (Roda) and Jeff (Deb); son-in-law of Chester and Irene Dziesinski and brother-in-law of Alan Dziesinski (Sandy) and Ken Dziesinski (Joanna). Family will receive friends Thursday, February 14, 2013, from 5 to 8PM at A.J. Desmond & Sons Funeral Home, 2600 Crooks Road, Troy (between Maple and Big Beaver). Memorial tributes can be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

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