Hiltje Hilda VAN DER HEIDE


Hilda van der Heide passed away peacefully to be with her Lord on March 26, 2008 at Chilliwack General Hospital.

Predeceased by her husband Binne (1984); daughter, “little” Alice (1953); brother, Henry (2005);  and grandsons: Michael (1989), and Joel (1998).

Hilda was born in Twijzeleheide, the Netherlands on Aug. 20, 1927.  She moved to Canada in 1948, resided in Ontario until Dec. 1991 when she moved to Chiliwack.

Hilda is survived by her children: Clarence (Aida), Phillip (Phyllis), Henry (Alice), Anne (Peter), Alice (Andy), Jessie (Bob), Robert (Mimi), Margaret (Don), and Nancy (Mike), 32 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.

Also survived by one brother, six sisters and numerous nieces and nephews. 

Visitations to be held at Hendersons on Saturday, March 29 from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00.

Funeral service to be held at Bethel Netherlands Reformed Congregation on Monday, March 31, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. 

Rev. Pieter Van Riutenburg officiating.

Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation will be greatly appreciated. No flowers please.


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