Posted: March 15th, 2016

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MRS. HENDRICA NIEUWENHUIS, beloved wife of the late Mr. Stan Nieuwenhuis, went home to be with her Lord and Saviour, on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the age of 91 years.

Born in Harlingen, Netherlands, she married Stan in 1950. They immigrated to Canada in 1952 and have resided in Lethbridge ever since. Hendrica is survived by three sons, Sam, John, Henry (Juliet), one daughter Nellie, nine grandchildren, Angela (Jamie), Jason, Brandon, Jocelyn (Adam), Kristin (Chad), Jaclyn (Eric), Michelle, Kurtis (Christina) and Kevin as well as 15 great- grandchildren. She is survived by several nieces and nephews in the Netherlands.

Hendrica was predeceased by one great-grandchild, as well as two brothers and two sisters in Holland.

A Memorial Service will be held at the MARANATHA CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 260 McGill Blvd. West, Lethbridge, AB, on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 1:30 P.M. with Pastor Tony Maan officiating.

A Private Family Graveside Service will be held at MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY, prior to the Memorial Service at 12:00 P.M.

The family wishes to give special thanks to Dr. Luykenaar and to the staff at the Park Meadows Good Samaritan Society, for the loving care that they gave our Mom and Grandma during her stay there.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate to the Alzheimer’s Society, #402, 740 – 4th Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB, T1J 0N9.

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