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Catharina Zeinstra

Catharina Zeinstra

March 5, 2012

Catharina Zeinstra
Zeinstra, Catharina; at the Guelph General Hospital on Monday March 5, 2012. Catharina (Van der Werf) Zeinstra of Mount Forest in her 85th year. Beloved wife of the late Maurits Zeinstra. Loved mother of Margaret De Clerk & Marcel of Thamesville, Brent Zeinstra & Mary Lynn of Holstein, Jack Zeinstra & Beth of Neustadt, Grace Lennox & Kim of Ayton, Maria Zeinstra-Dye & Michael of Waterloo, Maurice Zeinstra of Mount Forest and Brian Zeinstra & Jennifer of Holstein. Loving grandmother to her 22 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Predeceased by son Dirk Zeinstra, an infant daughter, grandson Ian Lennox, an infant granddaughter Mary Rose Lennox and an infant brother Siep. Friends may visit at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Wednesday from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00p.m. A Prayer Vigil will be held on Wednesday afternoon at 4:00p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mary of the Purification Church, Mount Forest on Thursday March 8th at 11:00a.m. Interment at St. Patrick 's Cemetery, Proton Township. Memorial donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. On line condolences may be made at www.englandfuneralhome.com


Dear family in Canada, We are very sorry for the loss of your mother, grand- and greatgrandmother and our aunt Tiny. We hope you cherish beautifull memories of her as of uncle Maurits. We wish you strength! Greet and Fred, Julia, Dick and Aukje, Koos and Marion and the grandchildren of Koos and Martha Krekelaar-zeinstra

— family Krekelaar, March 26, 2012

Dear familie, We are very sad to hear that Tante Tiny has past away. We give you our sincere condolences. Hope you will remember her always and every day she will be near to you! Much love Martha/Nikos/Johanna/Anna Mostratos. Greece Rhodos.

— martha mostratou [zeinstra], March 26, 2012

Dearest family of our aunt Tinie en uncle Maurits (in our memories). We wish all our cousins and families, our sincere condolences to the loss of your mother, grandmother and great- grandmother! We think of you all and we know and believe, that all the good memories will give you comfort and joy. Keep sharing those memories! With love: aunt Minke Zeinstra, in memory uncle Jaap, Dick Zeinstra and Agatha v.d. Wal and their children, Jules Zeinstra, and Jetty Zeinstra and Jan van Lingen and their children.

— Jetty van Lingen- Zeinstra, March 20, 2012

Dear family, Our sympathie with the loss of your dear mother and grandmother. A few years ago Frans en I have visited tante Tiny and we keep dear memories of this visit. We are glad that we did make that trip to Mount Everest. And in 2005 I had seen tante Tiny with Thea after our son Jan had been alvoved in car accident. Tante Tiny had seen our Jan in the hospital and we appreciated that very much. We wish you all the best and strength now you have to miss your mom. A lot of greets of Frans en Antsje Zeinstra

— Frans en Antsje Zeinstra - Nederland, March 17, 2012

Lieve neven en nichten, Gecondoleerd met het overlijden van jullie moeder/ schoonmoeder en Beppe.Ik hoorde van mijn zus Martha dat ze net voor een grote operatie een hartstilstand heeft gekregen.Dit is wel een heel snel en onverwacht einde. Wij wensen jullie veel sterkte. Vronie Zeinstra en Simon van der Meulen

— vronie zeinstra, March 17, 2012

With sincere condolences to the loss of your mother/grandmother. wish you lots of strength with this great loss. Also from Aunt Annie Zeinstra, Egbert en Anneke Zeinstra

— Egbert Zeinstra, March 16, 2012

Dear Brent, Mary Lynn and Family, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. May God rest her soul. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you. Jane and George Bilof

— Jane and George Bilof, March 13, 2012

To our dear friends. We were so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother and grandmother. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Your family and friends love and support will help comfort you in this difficult time. Our deepest condolences. The Kerr Family

— Janice, Sheila, Debbie, Sherry & Donald, March 9, 2012

To Brian, Jenny and all the Zeinstra families....Our heartfelt sympathy in the loss of your mother and grandmother. Be comforted to know that her legacy will live on in all of you, and hold your memories close.

— Vickie (Lucas) Mighton, March 8, 2012

Maria and family, At this time, I want to let you know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Always remember that your mother's legacy surrounds you every time you look into the eyes of your family members. You have honoured her through the good people you are. Love Annette Dlugokecki

— Annette Dlugokecki, March 8, 2012

Maria, I am so sorry about your mother's sudden, unexpected death. I wish you and Mike, your children and the rest of your family much strength as you come to terms with your loss. I also hope you have a restful spring break. When you are back to school, could Jessica and I take you out for tea and comfort? With concern, Evelyn

— Evelyn Dekker, March 8, 2012

On behalf of all of the van der Werf family, I would like to extend my condolences with the loss of your mom, grandmother. Our sincere condolences and prayers are with you. She is now in our Holy Mother's arms. Sophia

— Sophia Scott, March 8, 2012

Brian, Jenny, Tori & Jake So sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that you are in our thoughts & prayers. Enjoy your memories. Donna & John & Jaime

— Donna & John Reeves, March 8, 2012

Aunt Margaret, Uncle Marcel and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Love and many hugs to you all.

— Jon & Sarah Pettit & family, March 8, 2012

Please accept our heartfelt sympathies. Our thoughts are with you during this time.

— Al & Kim Ivel - Ivel Transport, March 8, 2012

Very sorry to hear about your great loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

— Gary and Juanita Felsbourg and family, March 8, 2012

Our condolences to your family on the loss of your mother and grandmother. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this sad time.

— Darin, Angela, Davis and Abigail Schenk, March 8, 2012

My deepest smypathy to the family. I have only known Mrs Zeinstra for the past 15 years when we would talk when she stopped in to do her grocery shopping. I always enjoyed her wonderful positive attitude and her great sense of humor. She always brighten my day. I will truly miss her. Mandy

— Mandy Walker, March 7, 2012

Maria, Peter, Chris and Kate, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your whole family. I was so very saddened by the news of your mother and grandmother's sudden passing. May God give you the strength to survive this difficult time, and the grace to rejoice in the fact that she is at peace in Heaven.

— Angela Lehmann, March 7, 2012

To Brian, Maurice, Jack, Brent and all the Zeinstra Family. Sorry to hear about the passing of your Mother and Grandmother. I'm sure she watched you guys leave the lane way of your farm on the 22nd many times heading out for the night and now she is watching from above tonight and forever.

— Gary, Kristine Scott, Connor and Blair, March 7, 2012

Dearest Justine, Jay, Anna, & Matt, We are so deeply sorry for the loss of your Grandma. You and your whole family are in our thoughts and prayers! Lots of Hugs The Weavers

— Sandi, Corey and Chris Weaver, March 7, 2012

Marg, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

— Pat Antaya Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School, Chatham, March 7, 2012

Dear Maria, Mike and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Memories of your dear mother, and grandmother will stay close to your heart forever. My Deepest Sympathy Dianne Schwarz

— Dianne Schwarz, March 7, 2012

Brian,Jenny,Tori & Jake and the Zienstra family, we are very sorry to hear about your loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers,

— Jerry & Valerie Arthur, March 7, 2012

Sorry to hear of the loss of another Proton neighbour. Moms are special people - our condolences. Mary Jane Cantlon, Rick & Linda Ruff, Colin and Dianne Reesor

— The Zeinstra family, March 7, 2012

sending my deepest sympathy to the family and friends and just remember the good time with her just remember it is not good bye it is we will see each other soon

— April Potts, March 7, 2012

Grace, Kim, Thomas, Justine, Jay, Anna and Nathalie We are so sorry to hear of your mother's passing Grace. You have endured so many losses and sadness, I hope you all can focus on the wonderful memories and times you have shared with your mother, mother-in-law and grandmother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. Rob, Cathy & Jessica

— Rob, Cathy & Jessica Fletcher, March 7, 2012

The teachers of the Communications Department here at St. David Catholic Secondary School were shocked and saddened at the news of the untimely death of Maria's mother. We are all so sorry to hear of this loss. We prayed the "Hail Mary" at our staff meeting in honour of Catharina when we heard that this was one of her favourite prayers. We are thinking about and praying for Maria and her family at this time. Prayers and Blessing at this time, Sincerely, John Pendergast

— The St. David Communications Department, March 7, 2012

Dear Grace, Kim, Thomas, Justine, Jay, Anna and Nathalie, We're thinking and praying for you at this difficult time. Grace, there is never a good time to lose a parent, especially your Mom. She is now in the arms of our Saviour... Blessings, love and hugs, Suzan, Bryan and Hannah

— Suzan Bryan and Hannah Plumstead, March 7, 2012

Brian, Jenny, Tori and Jacob and the rest of the Zeinstra family. Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother and grandmother. I have fond memories of hanging out at the Zeinstra house in Proton after midnight mass and enjoying a traditional dutch meal and a couple of drinks (and countless other times). Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. John, Pam, Patrick and Isaac Mulhall

— The Mulhall family, March 7, 2012

Brent & Mary Lynn, Justine, Grace & Kim and families Deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother and grandmother from the Management and Staff of North Wellington Co-op.

— Management & Staff of North Wellington Co-op, March 7, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time. She was a wonderful person, such a kind spirit about her. Treasure the memories and the special moments. She will missed by all who knew her.

— Gwen Cormack, March 7, 2012

Brent and Mary Lynn - so sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time. Thinking about you! Luv, Grant and Carol

— Carol and Grant, March 7, 2012

Our sincere sympathy to you all. Treasure your memories and your memories will become a treasure. Our thoughts are you with during this sad time. Diane & Bill And family

— Diane & Bill Dineen, March 7, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family during this difficult time. Hoping the love surrounding your family from all your dear friends will ease your pain. Doug, Ann, McKenzie and Harrison Kibler

— The Kibler Family, March 6, 2012

To all the kids - sorry to hear about your mother, we know exactly what you are going thur, our thoughts and prayers are with you.

— Doug and Cathy Rice, March 6, 2012

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294 Main Street South
P.O. Box 38, Mount Forest
Ontario, Canada N0G 2L0
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