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Jean de Vries

Jean de Vries

Wednesday, October 20th, 1926 - Friday, May 3rd, 2019
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Obituary

Jean de Vries ~ Went to be with her Lord and Saviour, on Friday, May 3, 2019, Mrs. Jantje ‘Jean’ (Pikstra) de Vries of Listowel, in her 93rd year.

Beloved wife of the late Jolle 'Joe' de Vries.

Loving mother of Robert de Vries (Arthur Potts von der Lippe) of Paris, Emma de Vries Voves (Alan) of Toronto, Louise Eitel (Jeff) of Kitchener, Jo-Anne Edlund (Mark) of London, Dorothy Bonvanie (Bill) of Cambridge, Alfred de Vries (Joanne) of Gowanstown, Alice Burgsma (Byrne) of Dungannon, Harold de Vries (Kimberley) of West Montrose, and Gerald Marc de Vries (Natasha) of St. Mary's.

Loved and adored by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Sister of Mien (d.), Anke, Hannie, and Abelien, mother-in-law of Lynn (nee Gauthier), and Rainer Leipscher, and remembered by her nieces, nephews, and many friends.

Predeceased by her daughter Grace Leipscher, and son John de Vries.

Visitation will be held at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Tuesday, from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Private family interment and committal services will be held at Fairview Cemetery, Listowel, to be followed by the funeral service at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, Listowel, on Wednesday, May 8th at 11:00 a.m
Pastor Henry Meinen officiating.

Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.

Should you wish to send a card of condolences, please address it to Robert deVries, 80 Willow Street, Paris, Ontario, N3L OC6.

Online condolences may be left at www.eatonfuneralhome.ca
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Eaton Funeral Home
    Address
    385 Main St. W.
    LISTOWEL, ON N4W1A4
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Second Visitation

    Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Eaton Funeral Home
    Address
    385 Main St. W.
    LISTOWEL, ON N4W1A4
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Bethel Christian Reformed Church
    Address
    345 Elizabeth St. E.
    LISTOWEL, ON N4W2P7
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Pastor Henry Meinen
  • Interment

    Location
    Fairview Cemetery
    Address
    875 Davidson Ave. N.
    LISTOWEL, ON
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  • Reception

    Location
    Bethel Christian Reformed Church Fellowship Hall
    Address
    345 Elizabeth St. E.
    LISTOWEL, ON
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KC

Ken Connell

Posted at 02:14pm
We are so sorry to hear of your loss Albert and family. Thinking of you at this time. Ken and Judy Connell
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BettyAnn Scheeringa

Posted at 03:04pm
I am so sorry to hear about your Mother's passing. She was an amazing lady. She always had a smile and was so kind and loving. I have fond memories from out on the farm, which I will cherish. Sorry I couldn't make it today. Thinking of you all. Hugs and prayers. Take care, BettyAnn Scheeringa
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Valerie

Posted at 01:16pm
Louise, Jeff and family - so sorry to hear the news. Your mother was a wonderful lady with a ready smile for everyone. She will be missed.
With deepest sympathy, Valerie and Chris
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Valerie

Posted at 01:16pm
Louise, Jeff and family - so sorry to hear the news. Your mother was a wonderful lady with a ready smile for everyone. She will be missed.
With deepest sympathy, Valerie and Chris
PL

Paul & Carol Long

Posted at 11:29am
Alfred, Joanne and family - Deepest sympathy to you and your entire family.
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