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Henry "Denny" Van Kooten

October 23, 1936 ~ October 22, 2020 (age 83)

Obituary

                Henry “Denny” Van Kooten, age 83, of Griffith, passed away Thursday, October 22, 2020. He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Sharron Van Kooten; children Rich (Carmen) Van Kooten, Robert Van Kooten, Karen (Steve) Pollak, Denise (Glenn) Kincaid, Kevin Lee, and David Lee; grandchildren Richard, Ryan, Tyler, Zachary, Jason (Mary), Brandon (Hope), Christina (fiancé Christopher), Kaylee (Kraig Jr), Taylor, and Addison; great grandchildren Hunter, Mackenzie, Briar, Brinley, and Kraig III; and friend John Rivich. He was preceded in death by his brother Bruce and grandsons Anthony and Joey.

                Funeral services will be held at the Fagen-Miller Funeral Home, 2828 Highway Ave in Highland, on Monday, October 26, 2020 at 10 am. Burial Chapel Lawn Cemetery. Friends may meet with the family on Sunday at the funeral home from 2-6 pm, with an Elk's service at 5 pm.

                Denny was a Veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a former Exalted Ruler of the Highland Elks # 981 and worked for the Calumet Press for over 60 years. He was a diehard White Sox fan and will be missed by all who knew him. 

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
October 25, 2020

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Fagen-Miller Funeral Homes - Highland
2828 Highway Ave
Highland, IN 46322

Funeral Service
Monday
October 26, 2020

10:00 AM
Fagen-Miller Funeral Homes - Highland
2828 Highway Ave
Highland, IN 46322

Interment following funeral service
Monday
October 26, 2020

Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens
8178 Cline Ave
Crown Point, IN 46307

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