Bom-Wrapper

Nel  Van Winden

Nel Van Winden

Friday, July 8th, 1932 - Sunday, May 12th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Nel Van Winden, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Nel Van Winden

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

Nel Van Winden ~ Peacefully, with her family by her side, on Sunday, May 12, 2019, Mrs. Cornelia Anna ‘Nel’ (Verburg) Van Winden of Listowel, passed away at Listowel Memorial Hospital in her 87th year.

Loving wife of Arnold J. Van Winden for 61 years.

Cherished mother of John and Melanie Van Winden of Atwood, Stephen and Lisa Van Winden of Paris, Diana and Michael Cunningham of London, and mother-in-law of Lisa Van Winden of Kitchener.

Dear grandmother of Stephanie (Reid), Denise (Greg), Eric, Justin, Andrew (Jordine), Caroline, Daniel (Stephanie), Adam (Sam), Noah, Lauren, and Scott, and great-grandmother of Darren, McKenzie, and Helen. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews in Canada and the Netherlands.

Survived by her sister Thea (Wynand) Jansen of Barrhead, Alberta, and her sisters-in-law Annie Verburg, and Riet Verburg of the Netherlands.

Predeceased by her son Arnold Van Winden (2012), daughter-in-law Linda (Garner) Van Winden (2014), and four sisters and seven brothers: Steef (Riet) Verburg, Sjaan (Henk) Van der Ploeg, Arie (Nel) Verburg, Lou (Riet) Verburg, Ben Verburg, Sr. Riet Verburg, Riet (Nol) Van Wijk, Rev. Kees Verburg, Cornelia (Jan) Vollebregt, Jan Verburg, and Koos (Annie) Verburg.

Nel was born in Pijnacker, the Netherlands and came to Canada in 1958 with her husband to farm and start a family. They first settled in Claremont, Ontario, moved to Hawkstone, Ontario to farm with Arnold’s brother, Wim, and later moved to Listowel, Ontario in 1972 to establish Delfia Farms Ltd. Nel was a faithful member of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Listowel, where she belonged to the Catholic Women’s League. She was also a member of the Maple Leaf Women’s Institute (previously Listowel East Women’s Institute).

The family would like to thank Dr. Terry Suggit and the staff at Listowel Wingham Hospitals Alliance and the North Perth Family Health Team for their care and support.

Visitation will be held at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., with prayers at 1:30 p.m.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Listowel, on Friday, May 17th at 11:00 a.m.

Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.

Those wishing to make a memorial donation are asked to consider donating to St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church Building Fund or to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

Online condolences may be left at www.eatonfuneralhome.ca
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Eaton Funeral Home
    Address
    385 Main St. W.
    LISTOWEL, ON N4W1A4
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Parish Prayers will be recited on Thursday at 1:30pm
  • Second Visitation

    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Thursday, May 16th, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    Eaton Funeral Home
    Address
    385 Main St. W.
    LISTOWEL, ON N4W1A4
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Parish Prayers will be recited on Thursday at 1:30pm
  • Service

    Friday, May 17th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, May 17th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Listowel
    Address
    1025 Wallace Ave. N.
    LISTOWEL, ON N4W1M6
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Father K.P Morrison
  • Interment

    Location
    Fairview Cemetery
    Address
    875 Davidson Ave. N.
    LISTOWEL, ON
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Reception

    Location
    St. Joseph's Parish Centre
    Address
    1025 Wallace Ave. N.
    LISTOWEL, ON
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Nel here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Nel
0 trees have been planted in memory of Nel Van Winden
AJ

Andy and Cheryl Jansen

Posted at 09:27am
We share in your sadness at the passing of Aunt Nel. Take joy in the special memories of the fun times together and the many ways she blessed you and showed you her love. We are praying for God's peace and comfort as you grieve. Love Andy and Cheryl
LD

Linda & Jeff Dowdall

Posted at 04:00pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Flower Image

Linda & Jeff Dowdall purchased flowers for the family of Nel Van Winden.

Stephanie Marie

Posted at 07:31pm
At our wedding in 2017 ❤
VF

Van Wijk Family

Posted at 09:32am
Rest in Peacce, Repose en Paix
Flower Image

Van Wijk Family purchased the Tender Tribute for the family of Nel Van Winden.

MA

Mariette and Aad

Posted at 09:25am
Dear Aunt, Sleep peacefully
Flower Image

Mariette and Aad purchased flowers for the family of Nel Van Winden.

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: