On December 2nd, 2015 at 8:35 am and in the presence of her loving family, Toosje, aged 65, passed away peacefully in Kamloops, BC, having battled cancer and the complications thereof for 8 years.
Full of love and laughter, Toosje will be greatly missed by her son Martin and daughter Adriana, her mother Neiltje, brothers John and Corstian, her sister Jane and their families. She will be sadly missed by her friends, neighbors, staff, colleagues at various locations where she made positive lasting impacts in their lives as well as careers.
Toosje was cremated on December 5th as per her wishes and a Celebration of Life and Memory will be held in the spring of 2016, particulars to be announced.
In lieu of flowers, Toosje’s children ask that you donate to Operation Smile or a local women’s shelter in her name.
Her family extends many thanks to all of the support from so many people throughout the years.
“I sing because I’m happy, I sing because I’m free, For His eye is on the sparrow, and I
know He watches me.”
Civilla, Martin & Gabriel, Charles.
“His Eye is On the Sparrow”