Alexander Oosterhof

Alexander Oosterhof died Jan. 22, 2011 in Ellensburg, Wash. from head trauma after falling on ice at his recreation property in Cle Elum. He was born March 19, 1966 in the Netherlands. He immigrated to America with his father Jan Oosterhof and mother Corry Oosterhof at the age of 6 months. The family settled in the Issaquah area and he attended Issaquah High School.

He enjoyed owning his own business, Big A’s Trucking. He enjoyed going to their recreational property in Cle Elum often with family and friends. He also enjoyed many vehicle sports including four wheeling, snowmobiling and motorcycle riding.

He was always available to help his family, friends and neighbors when needed. Friend to all, a big man with a big heart.

He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Natalie, his son, Stefan, his mother, Corry and stepfather Ray Green and brothers, Edo and Remko.

He was proceeded in death by his father Jan Oosterhof.

A potluck memorial will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 3, 2011 at the Lake Wilderness Lodge.

The family suggest a donation to their son, Stefan’s college fund, through any Columbia Bank location in lieu of flowers.