Samuel Pruiksma

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Samuel Pruiksma, 92, passed away February 12, 2017.

A native of Glen Rock, New Jersey, son of the late Henry and Christine Simmerok Pruiksma, he was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII and a retired dairy farmer.

Surviving are his wife, Virginia Asten Pruiksma of the home; two sons, David Pruiksma (Cathryn) of Greer and Daniel Pruiksma (Kathy) of Simpsonville; a sister, Clara Christopher of Ramsey, New Jersey; five grandchildren, David Pruiksma (Amanda), Steven Pruiksma (Nichole), Katie Pruiksma, Larissa Lyles (Brenton) and Daniel Pruiksma (Casey); and six great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, February 18, 2017 at The Wood Mortuary, conducted by Rev. Keith Kelly.

Visitation will be held 1-1:45 p.m. Saturday at The Wood Mortuary.

The family is at their respective homes.

Online condolences may be made at

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