Kenneth J. Anema, age 83, of South Holland, IL, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2012. Beloved husband of the late Bertha Anema nee Schaap; devoted father of Douglas Anema, Cheryl Anema, and Laurel Anema; proud grandfather of Daniel; dear brother of Jeanette (late Joseph) Mooi, Theodore “Bud” (Rosemarie) Anema, June (late Gerrit) Smits, and Marlene (late Bill) Briggs; kind uncle of many nieces and nephews. Visitation on Thursday, June 28, 2012 from 2:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. at the Smits Funeral Home 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane (Rt. 30 & Pleasant Springs Lane) Dyer, IN 46311. Funeral service Friday, 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery – Elwood, IL. Memorial contributions may be given to Elim Christian Services 13020 S. Central Ave. Palos Heights, IL 60463. Mr. Anema was a member of Thorn Creek Reformed Church in South Holland, and a U.S. Army Veteran.