Johanna Antonia van der Geest of Agassiz, formerly of Prince George, passed away suddenly on March 18, 2004 in Chilliwack General Hospital, at the age of 73.
Johanna was born in Wageningen, Holland on April 18, 1930 and had lived in Canada since 1954.
Johanna was predeceased by her husband Anne Jan (John) van der Geest on November 30, 1997.
She is survived by her loving family, son Gerrit van der Geest (Ellen Edwards); daughter Annie Cox van der Geest; son Bert van der Geest (Sandy); grandchildren, Nico, Mark, Karla, Brad, Andrew, Heather, Jillian, and Jocelyn; great-grandchildren; and sisters, M. Smeets and M. Hobelman.
A memorial service was held Wednesday, Mar. 24, 2004 at 4 p.m. at Henderson’s Funeral Home in Chilliwack.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or Canadian Cancer Society, would be greatly appreciated.