Harriett Verkuyl DiMuccio died June 4, 2010 at the Good Samaritan Center in Blackduck.
She was born Sept. 3, 1916 in Hanford, CA to Mertle and Corey Verkuyl. She grew up in Hanford and lived her adult life in several towns in California returning to Hanford as a widow. The last 12 years of her life, she spent in Minnesota with her daughter.
She loved the snow, the leaves in the fall, flowers in gardens, Dairy Queen ice cream and most of all, babies. She was an avid reader and read the Bible from cover to cover five times in her last years.
She is survived by daughters, Beverly Forbush, Rae Birch and Charlene Rosskopf; a brother, Richard Ellis; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
A private burial will be in Grand Rapids.