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Theresa (nee. Van Ophem) Ruiter

RUITER, Theresa (nee. Van Ophem) - Born April 26, 1927 in Holland. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother on Friday, January 12, 2018. Wife of the late Frank Ruiter (1991). Loving Mother to John Ruiter and Marianne (Larry) Pascoe. Grandmother to Allan Ruiter, Wendie (Jamie) Morretti, Larry Pascoe JR and Jenn (Freddie) Sayers. Great- Grandmother to Marco, Luca, Annamieka, Saoirse and Zakk. Also survived by her brothers and sister Toon (Toos) Van Ophem, Al (Shirley) Van Ophem, Truida (Toon) Van der Lee, brother-in-law Jan Doodeman and sister-in-law Rita Van Ophem. Predeceased by her brother Frans Van Ophem and her sister Margaret Doodeman. In the final years of her life she was at Shalom Manor in Grimsby under the care of the most loving and thoughtful staff. In keeping with Theresa’s wishes cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to PLEASANTVIEW FUNERAL HOME - 905-892-1699. A graveside service for family and friends will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Shalom Manor will be appreciated by her family. You are invited to share your memories, photos and condolences on-line at www.pleasantviewcemetery.ca13243421
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Posted by Al Wormald (Friend) On Thursday, January 18, 2018
Sorry to read about your Moms passing.

Al and Carol

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Posted by Althea Epp..Kollen (Friend) On Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Sorry for the loss of you Mom. I remember her as a kind and loving Mom to you and John. I'm glad she had a long and fulfilled life. Take care
Condolences to the family
Posted by Marina (DiVincenzo) Cardo (friend) On Monday, January 15, 2018
John, Marianne and Larry. I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
John and Marianne
Posted by Theresa Sym (Friend) On Saturday, January 13, 2018
So sorry for the loss of you Mother. She was a lovely person and great friends with my parents Nick and Joanne. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Condolences to John and family
Posted by Maryanne Hipfner (Hoadley) (× sister in law to John) On Saturday, January 13, 2018
I am sorry to have read about your Mom's passing. Your Mom was a very lovely lady and I enjoyed many visits with her back in the day. She was a very kind and caring person. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. ? Maryanne

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