In memoriam: Pamela Jo Holst-VanDerkolk
By Connie Lannan

In memoriam: Pamela Jo Holst-VanDerkolk

Pamela Jo Holst-VanDerkolk, 56, of Hudsonville, Mich., died Aug. 1, 2022. For the past 41 years, she was the counter person at Taylor True Value Rental, Holland, Mich. She started working in her family’s rental business at the young age of 16.  

She is survived by her husband, Bruce; daughters, Tara (Lucas) Ulberg, Leah (Matthew) Mullett and Brittany (Tyler) Wilson; son, Jalen Holst; stepson, Tyler (Edith) VanDerkolk; mother, Ruth Holst; sisters, Elaine (Fred) Geskus and Barb (John) Holst-Spiker; brother, Tyce (Jennifer) Holst; 15 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.


Connie Lannan

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Connie Lannan is special projects editor for Rental Management. She helps plan, coordinate, write and edit ARA’s quarterly regional newsletters, In Your Region. She also researches, writes and edits news and feature articles for Rental Management, Rental Pulse, supplements, special reports and other special projects. Outside of work, she loves to bake for others, go for walks with her husband and volunteer for her church and causes she believes in.

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