Janna LINDHOUT

  • Feb. 21, 2016 8:00 a.m.

LINDHOUT, Janna (Jane)

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing away of Janna (Jane) Lindhout on Sunday, February 21, at the age of 75 years. Jane will be lovingly remembered and deeply missed by Herman, her husband of 57 years, and six children, Les (Tanny), Art (Nel), Wendy (John) Indenbosch, Neal (Betty), Jason (Nelleke) and Gord (Evelyn); 34 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. Jane was born on March 30, 1940 in Krabbendijke, the Netherlands and immigrated together with her family to Canada in 1953. Jane will also be greatly missed by her siblings, Jack (Donna) Traas, Connie (Gerrit) de Jong, Martin(Christine) Traas and Nellie (Peter) Van Egdom, and by brothers-in-law Garry (Jan) Lindhout and Henk (Dorothy) Lindhout. Jane was predeceased by her parents, Adriaan and Neeltje Traas, sister Corry (Jack) Lindhout, nephew Kenneth Lindhout and great grandson Landon Korporaal.

An opportunity for condolences will be held on Thursday, February 25, 2016 from 7:00 – 8:30 pm in the RCNA church hall (48952 Yale Road East, Chilliwack). The funeral service will be on Friday, February 26, 2016 at 10:00 am in the RCNA church sanctuary with Rev. A Geuze officiating. Interment to follow at Chilliwack Cemeteries. The family is grateful to Dr. Deon F. Smit, Dr. J. de Waal Smith, Dr. M. Christo Wiggins and Dr. Robert Winston (ARH, Oncology). We especially thank Ms. Cathy Vrieselaar and staff at Sunset Manor for providing exceptional and compassionate care during Jane’s final months. A heartfelt thank you also to the many relatives and friends for their tremendous support during Jane’s illness. If desired, donations in Jane’s memory would be appreciated to Sunset Manor, or to Mount Cheam Christian School.