Fenia BESTEBROER

Fenia Bestebroer


On Friday, June 16, 2017, God called our beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Fenia Bestebroer, to her heavenly home. She was born in Bandung, Indonesia, on September 1st, 1929, and immigrated to Canada with her husband, Jacob Bestebroer, in 1953. God helped her survive five years in a Japanese prisoner of war camp as well as early widowhood with four young children to raise. She is survived by her children Liz & (Patrick) Wright, Tony & (Dinah) Bestebroer, Grace & (Hans) Folkerts, Ingrid & (Bruce) Mulder, along with 15 grandchildren, one step grandchild, 34 great grandchildren, and two step great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a stillborn daughter and her loving husband, Jacob Bestebroer, in 1967. The memorial service will be held on Wednesday, June 21, at 1:00 pm at Cornerstone Christian Reformed Church, 9800 McNaught Road, Chilliwack, BC.