DOEVE, Trientje

Posted: September 25th, 2020

Trientje (Tina) Doeve

1930 – 2020

“Bless the Lord, O my soul: and all that is within me, Bless his holy name. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all His benefits.” Psalm 103: 1&2

Trientje Doeve, beloved Mother and Oma, passed away September 22, 2020 at the age of 90 years.

Trientje was born in Klazienaveen Drenthe, Holland on February 13, 1930. She was the second of six children.

Trientje married Willem Doeve on October 20, 1953. In March of 1954 they immigrated to Canada, arriving in Matsqui, BC. In 1960 they bought a farm in Agassiz, BC where they raised their six children. In 1981 they moved to Coaldale, AB.

Trientje enjoyed her long life with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Trientje is survived by her children Grace (Les) Apps, Henry (Carolyn) Doeve, Janet Doeve, Marian (Bill) Vandebeek and Geoff (Karla) Doeve along with many grandchildren and great grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother and sister in Holland.

She is predeceased by her beloved husband Willem and son John.

We thank the Lord for her long life.

A Visitation will be held from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, on Monday, September 28, 2020 at COALDALE CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, HIGHWAY 3 W, Coaldale, Alberta.

A Private by invite only funeral service for family and close friends will be held at 10:00 am, on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, at the COALDALE CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, HIGHWAY 3 W, Coaldale, Alberta, For those who wish to watch the service via livestream, please visit, with Reverend John van Eyk officiating, Interment to follow in the Royal View Cemetery.

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