VANDER HOEK; Audrey Sarah Cornelia

November 23, 1936 ~ December 7, 2016

Audrey Sarah Cornelia Vander Hoek was released from her earthly life to be welcomed home by her heavenly Father on December 7, 2016

“Well done, good & faithful servant!”

Matthew 25:11

Audrey was the only daughter born to the late Kryn & Adriana Arendse and enjoyed the affections of her four older brothers, Kryn, Jack, Adrian and Art. She married Ed Vander Hoek when she was 21 years old and together they loved and raised 5 children. They navigated the highs and lows of life together for 27 years before Ed passed away in 1986. Audrey is survived by her children: Dianne (Dave), Joyce, Mel (Laura), Karen (Glen), Ed; by her grandchildren: Andrew (Sarah), Charis (Nathan), Elyce, Ellen, Eric, Josh; by her great-grandchild: Amory. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday December 15, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Gateway Community Christian Reformed Church, 2884 Gladys Avenue, Abbotsford. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to World Renew,, 3475 Mainway, STN LCD 1, Burlington, ON L7R 3Y8 or 1700 28th St SE Grand Rapids, MI 49508. Online condolences to the family may be made at:

Woodlawn Funeral Home 604-853-2643

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