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In Loving Memory Of

John Van Roestel

 

John “Dutchy” Van Roestel, resident of Grande Prairie, passed away Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at the QEII Hospital, at the age of 83 years.

Dutchy was born in Holland on November 17, 1934. He moved to Lethbridge in 1962. He worked in the oilfield industry until his retirement.

Dutchy was a big joker. He loved children, he was helpful and generous, always put others before himself. He enjoyed a good game of cards.

Family and religion were very important to Dutchy, he was very close with Gladys’ family.

He is survived by his daughter April Crowshoe; grandchildren Odette, Jonathan and Ian (Raven); and great-grandchildren Oella, Ollie, Liam and AJ.

He was predeceased by his wife Gladys (January 24, 2018); and his children: Clark Van Roestel and Melvin.

 A Viewing will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at 10:00am, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, in Grande Prairie (10404 102 St).

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at 11:00am, St. Joseph Catholic Church. Cremation to follow.

Memorial donation may be made to the Grande Prairie Friendship Centre (10507 98 Ave, Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 4L1) or Catholic Women’s League c/o St. Joseph Catholic Church (10404 102 St, Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 2W3).

 

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In Loving Memory of

John Van Roestel
 

 
 

 
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Visitation

Tuesday, March 6, 2018
10:00 AM
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church - Grande Prairie
10404 102 St.
Grande Prairie, Alberta
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Funeral Service Details

Mass of Christian Burial
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
11:00 AM
St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church - Grande Prairie
10404 102 St.
Grande Prairie, Alberta
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