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Weima, Hillie (Hilligje) (nee Thijms)

Hillie (Hilligje) Weima (nee Thijms)

Passed away on March 9th, 2013 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, in her 81st year, to be with her Lord and Saviour.

Hillie was born in Beilen, Drenthe, the Netherlands.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Pieter Weima (2001). Daughter of Hermannus Thijms (†1988) and her mother Jantje Boer (†1932) of Beilen, NL.

Loving mother and Oma to: Herman; William and Sophie Sager; Joanne and Randy Crevits; (Amanda and Rich Sigel; Trevor, Ryan and Myles (†2012); (Andrea and James McConnell; Luke, Amber and Carter); Clarence and Karen (nee Krauskopf), (Yolanda, Cassandra Joy (†1988) Pieter, Wesley and Esther); Ruby and Fulvio Babich, (AJ).

Hillie was a member of First Christian Reformed Church in Chatham since her arrival in Canada in 1954. She was a member of the church choir for many years, and always had a song on her heart. She volunteered her time at the Bibles for Mission store in Chatham. She loved knitting, & donated much of her handiwork to The Goodfellows.

The funeral service was held at First Christian Reformed Church, Chatham on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 11:00 am with Pastor Jack Kerkhof officiating. Interment followed in Maple Leaf Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Chatham Christian Schools or Bibles for Missions. Correspondence: C. Weima, 20 Moffat Crescent, London ON N5W 5X3