Grace DeVRIES

De Vries, Grace (nee Grietje Mulder)

On Monday January 28th at the age of 83 years Grace was peacefully ushered into the presence of the Lord to occupy the place which the Lord has prepared for her, awaiting the day of resurrection. Survived by her devoted husband of 58 years, Lou, her children: Jeannette (Gary) of Regina, Bob (Jane), and Karel of Grand Forks, Paul (Anita) of Fairview AB, 7 grandchildren and 6 great granddaughters. Also survived in Canada by her Mulder cousins and in the Netherlands by Wil, Anne, Yda and Theo and nieces and nephews and cousins. Grace also leaves many dear and long-time friends from the Hope Reformed Church in Vancouver and the Bethel Reformed Church in Abbotsford.

Grace was predeceased by her beloved sister Janny, also Jan, Francien and Cor.

Lou and family express their gratitude to the staff of E2 at the Menno Hospital in Abbotsford for achieving their commitment to care, respect and comfort during her 8 months in their care.

All services will held on Monday Feb 4th 2008 at the Bethel Reformed Church 3260 Gladwin Rd. Abbotsford. Viewing will take place at 11 am with a Graveside service at 12 noon followed by a Memorial Service at 1 pm. Pastor David Vandervelde officiating. Interment at Hazelwood Cemetery 34070 Hazelwood Ave.. Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated.

“For I go to prepare a place for you” John 14:2