By SI Filings Feb 26 2019 Christian Radio"VanderMeer, who hosted the 'Children’s Bible Hour' radio ministry for decades, died Friday afternoon, Feb. 22, at his West Michigan home, surrounded by family and friends, according to Keys for Kids Ministries." - Christian Post 1368 reads There are 2 Comments Impact on my life AndyE - Tue, 02/26/2019 - 8:31am Charlie VanderMeer is the person my Dad credits for steering him to BJU for college back in the 1950's when he was a teenager in Grand Rapids, MI. unsearchableriches.blogspot.com My youngest daughter (who is Joel Shaffer - Wed, 03/06/2019 - 10:38pm My youngest daughter (who is 12) is singing in a special children's choir that is being put together by one of the former singers from the Children's Bible Hour Choir (from the 1970's) at Uncle Charlie's Funeral next week. Over the years, especially some 20 or so years ago, I ran into Uncle Charlie a few times at ministry conferences and missionary conferences in the Grand Rapids area. He was humble guy, he loved Jesus, and he loved to share the gospel of Jesus with everyone, especially kids.