Mrs. Geertje (Gay) Doornbos, late of Abbotsford, went to be with her Lord and Saviour at her home on June 22, 2004. She was predeceased by her husband Harmen and infant daughter Gwendolyn Jean.

Survived by her children: Alice and Roger Addink, Abbotsford, Ann and Henry Raap, Abbotsford, Marvel and John Taekema, Lacombe, Alberta, Sid and Karen Doornbos, Blackfalds, Alberta, Thelma and John VanderWal, Yarrow, Rose and Sam Bosgra, Abbotsford, Mike and Alida Doornbos, Abbotsford, She will be sadly missed by her 39 grandchildren; Quang, Gwen, Ben, Rueben, Dustin, Karalyn, Shannon, Gay (Eric), Nadine (Glen) Thomas, Jason (Krista), Russ (Vanessa), Andrew (Allison), Mike, Janine, Leanne, Harv (Belinda), Calvin, Joel, Curtis, Anthony, Shawn, Kevin, Heather, Kristen, Gina, Alaina (John), Steven, Ryan, Brandon, Jayden and Mitchell, and 6 great-grandchildren.

A viewing will be held on Thursday, June 24, 2004 from 7 – 9 p.m. at Henderson’s Funeral Home, 34537 Marshall Road, Abbotsford.

A graveside service will be held at Hazelwood Cemetery on Saturday, June 26, 2004 at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Celebration of Life at 10:30 a.m. at Gateway Community Church with Rev. Bert Slofstra officiating. Active Pallbearers are Steven Bosgra, Dustin Addink, Reuben Addink, Mike Taekema, Kevin VanderWal, and Calvin Doornbos. Honorary Pallbearers are Joel Doornbos and Curtis Doornbos.


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