Posted: December 6th, 2018


GERRIT VAN NIEUWENHUIZEN, of Lethbridge, passed away suddenly at the Chinook Regional Hospital, on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the age of 88 years.

He is survived by his loving daughters Margaret (Terry) Price, Evelyn (Don) Wilson and Ingrid (Ray) Conway; grandchildren Shelly (Chad) Shaw, Susan (Tom) Roulston, Jessica Lipari (Sam Norgard), Bryant Wilson and Courtnee Conway (Terry Vance); great-grandchildren Kohen & Liam Shaw and McKenna Conway-Vance. Also left to mourn is his brother-in-law Dick (Koshie) van Ree as well as many other friends and relatives.

Gerrit was predeceased by his wife Catherine Van Nieuwenhuizen and his son Edward van Nieuwenhuizen.

At Gerrit’s request, no formal funeral service will be held.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Gerrit’s honour to the Canadian Cancer Society, #200, 325 Manning Road N.E., Calgary, AB, T2E 2P5.

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