June 3,1927 – June 19, 2017
In the evening hours of June 19th 2017, after several years of declining health, the Lord called home His child, our Mother, Grandmother, and Great-Grandmother Annigje Heetebrij, nee Kuipers. Annigje is survived by her children Jenny and Ben Janzen, Hank Heetebrij, JoAnne & Lawrence Rault, John Bareman, Nora & Rick VanOene, John Heetebrij, Grace and Clint Rascob, Bert & Henriette Heetebrij, 38 grandchildren, 97 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Hendrik in 2008, her daughter Alice Bareman, sister Gerda VanDyke, brother Gerry Kuipers, brother-in-law Egbert Heetebrij, daughter-in-law Margita Heetebrij, grandson-in-law Nick Vaccaro, and great- granddaughter Mika Bareman. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday June 29th at 2:00 pm at the Yarrow Canadian Reformed Church, 42285 Yarrow Central Road. Burial to follow after the service at the Yarrow Cemetery on Hare Road. There will be opportunity for viewing, one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, a donation to Manoah Manor in Langley would be appreciated. A huge Thank You goes out to the wonderful staff there for the love and care our Mother received in the last years of her life.
“For this God is our God for ever and ever;
He will be our guide even unto death.” Psalm 48-14