Mrs. Romkje “Rose” Huizenga, late of Abbotsford, passed into the presence of her Lord on Thursday, August 16, 2007, at the age of 95, at the Cottage in Abbotsford.
She is survived by her son Ed (Gerry); two daughters Joyce (Case) Wiersma, and Helen (Tony) de Vries; 16 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband Roy and four brothers.
Rose was born in Holland in 1912. She immigrated to Canada with her husband Roy, 3 children and brother Ome Kees in 1949. Rose and Roy resided in Abbotsford with their family since their arrival in Canada.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, August 22, 2007 at 11:00 am from Gateway Christian Reformed Church, 2884 Abbotsford-Mission Highway, with Pastor Bert Slofstra officiating. A private graveside service will be held at Hazelwood Cemetery.
The family would like to thank the staff at Ebenezer Home and the Cottage for their care and support.
Henderson’s Funeral Home