My soul longs, yea, even faints for the courts of the LORD: my heart and my flesh cry out for the living God. – Psalm 84: 2
Jacoba deVos passed away peacefully on April 26, 2013 at the age of 92. Our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed into the presence of her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.
Born 1921 in Goudswaard, The Netherlands and emigrated with her husband to Sunnyside, WA and later retired in Chilliwack BC. She lived for many years at Sunset Manor and more recently at the
Waverly where she received outstanding love and care from all those who cared for her.
She was predeceased by her husband Gerrit deVos in 1960 and son-in-law Adrian DenHoed in 2008.
She is survived by four children: Arie (Lydia) deVos, Helen Den Hoed, Frances (Sander) DeJong and Henrietta (John) Van Woerden; 17 grandchildren and 41 greatgrandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside, WA on May 4, 2013 at 11 AM . Pastor A.H.Verhoef officiating. Interment to follow at Sunnyside Cemetery where she will be layed to rest by her late husband Gerrit.