STEPHENVILLE - Liena Verburg Postma, 72, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007, in Stephenville.

A visitation will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2007, at the Stephenville Funeral Home. Services will be held at a later date in California.

Liena was born on May 4, 1935, in Holland to the late Leandert and Ann Verburg. She has resided in Stephenville since 1983 after previously living in California. Liena retired from working on her dairy and then worked for Wal-Mart.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill Verburg and Nick Verburg.

She is survived by her son, Chris Postma of Stephenville; a grandson, Matthew Postma of Stephenville; 4 sisters, Rita Walters, Cora Plants, Mary Holdner, and Ann Birmingham; 3 brothers, Pete Verburg, Case Verburg, and Hank Verburg.

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Published Nov. 21, 2007

Stephenville Empire-Tribune