Bert Fluit

September 28, 1932 - December 7, 2020

Service: Private family services will be held.

         Bert Fluit, age 88, died Monday, December 7, 2020 at the Sioux Falls VA Medical Center.  Private family services will be held.

        Bert was born on September 28, 1932 in Larchwood, IA to William and Bertha (Korenberg) Fluit.   He served his country in the U.S. Army in Korea.  He married Beverly Hammer in 1958.  They lived, raised their children, and farmed in Lyon County, IA.  Bert enjoyed hunting, fishing, guns and fixing things.  He also loved to learn and was an avid reader.  He had a strong faith and lived for the Lord.  The word of God was read at every meal and every opportunity.

        Grateful for sharing his life are his wife of 62 years, Beverly; sons, William E. (Laurie) Fluit, Sioux Falls, SD and Michael (Connie) Fluit, Arizona City, AZ; daughters, Patricia Fluit, Prairie Village, KS and Tammy Fluit, Sioux Falls, SD; grandchildren, Heather Fluit (fiancé Cpt. Hugo Jury, USMC) Alexandria, VA, Dr. Andrew Weber, San Sabastian, Spain, Catherine Weber, Prairie Village, KS, Kevin (Michele) Fluit, Bowling Green, KY, Dr. Alexander Weber, Madisonville, KY, and SSG US Army, Shawn (Jordan) Fluit and their son, Elijah, stationed in Grafenwohr, Germany; brother Teunis Fluit; sister Bernice Wiekamp; along with numerous extended relatives and friends.

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  1. Ila Torkelson on December 8, 2020 said:

    Beverly, I so very sorry for your loss. May our good God give you strength in the coming days.

  2. Al & Barb Hassebroek on December 10, 2020 said:

    Bev, Bill, Tam, Trish & Mike, We extend our Sympathy in the passing of your dear husband, dad and grandpa. We are thinking of all of you during this difficult time, I have alot of great memories growing up with Trish! We ask God for Peace & Comfort for your family~

  3. Mary Ann and Dan Elston on December 12, 2020 said:

    Bev so sorry for your loss, prayers for you
    and your family!

  4. Daphna Hansen on December 13, 2020 said:

    So sorry to hear about your husband Bev! Sending comforting hugs, healing prayers, strength and wonderful memories… Mark and I think about your family often…