Gerrit Louwerens, Jr. 

March 28, 1939 – May 7, 2022

Gerrit Louwerens, Jr., age 83, of Claremore, Oklahoma, passed away May 7, 2022.

Gerrit was born on March 28, 1939, to Gerrit and Wally Louwerens, Sr. in Chicago. He married his wife, Ardith (Burleson) Louwerens on Dec. 9, 1967, in San Antonio. They had three children, Victoria, Mark and Shane. Gerrit had two children from a previous marriage, Troy and Cindy Wright.

Gerrit is survived by his wife Ardith; daughter Victoria (Louwerens) Bridges; sons, Mark Louwerens and Shane Louwerens; and daughter Cindy Wright; along with 10 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two more great-grandchildren due this month.

Gerrit was preceded in death by his parents, Gerrit and Wally Louwerens, Sr., sister Elvira Ryan, and son Gerrit Troy Wright.