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Ida Henriett Zylstra

April 29, 1921 January 4, 2019
Ida Henriett Zylstra
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Ida Henriett Dykema Zylstra was born on a farm northwest of Bigelow, MN on April 29, 1921 to Albert and Gertrude Overman Dykema. Ida grew up and attended school in Bigelow, MN. In September of 1940, Ida married John Zylstra and they resided on a farm outside of Worthington as they raised their daughter Joann.
Ida was a devoted wife and mother, and committed her life to assisting her husband in running a dairy farm. She enjoyed raising chickens, planting her garden and tending to the various farm animals. Ida also was an active member of the American Reformed Church. She took part in bible study, ladies aide and also helped in the kitchen. Throughout her later years, Ida’s joy was found in sharing in the lives and activities of her daughter JoAnn, grandson Leslie, and three great-grandchildren. Ida died peacefully at Country View Manor, surrounded by her family, on Friday, January 4, 2019.
Ida is survived by her brother, Bob Dykema; daughter, JoAnn Calsbeek (David); grandson, Les Calsbeek (Theresa) and three great-grandchildren, Josh, John and Elizabeth. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John and her siblings, Ted Dykema, Donald Dykema and Alva (Dykema) Deboer.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 7, 2019, at 11:00 a.m., at the American Reformed Church in Worthington, MN, with Pastor Tim Truesdell officiating. Burial will be held prior to the service at 9:30 a.m., at the Worthington Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2019, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at the Benson Funeral Home in Worthington, MN.
Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.


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Visitation

Sunday

6

Jan

4:00 PM 1/6/2019 4:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 1/6/2019 6:00:00 PM
Benson Funeral Home

1225 Ryans Road
Worthington, MN 56187

Benson Funeral Home
1225 Ryans Road Worthington 56187 MN
United States

Graveside

Monday

7

Jan

9:30 AM 1/7/2019 9:30:00 AM
Memorial Gardens

29600 County Highway 35
Worthington, MN 56187

Memorial Gardens
29600 County Highway 35 Worthington 56187 MN
United States

Service

Monday

7

Jan

11:00 AM 1/7/2019 11:00:00 AM
American Reformed Church

1720 Burlington Ave
Worthington, MN 56187

American Reformed Church
1720 Burlington Ave Worthington 56187 MN
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

29600 County Highway 35
Worthington, MN 56187

29600 County Highway 35 Worthington 56187 MN
United States
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