Safely in the arms of Jesus, we announce the passing of our mom, at Stratford General Hospital on Monday, May 1, 2017, of Exeter in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Wieb Rooseboom (1989). Dear mother of Ed and Audrey Rooseboom of Clinton, Margaret and Christian Pauquet of France, Harry and Marielle Rooseboom of France, Jane and John Klasen of Londesborough, Rick Rooseboom of London, Al and Jeanette Rooseboom of Nanaimo, BC, and Sandra and Peter Visscher of St. Marys. Dear grandmother of Edward and Amy, David and Arlene, Chris and Becky, Sara and Jon; Sebastian and Morgane, Benjamin; William, Mariska and Joel, Ameline; Jeff, Michelle and Mike, Kristi and Brian, Bryan; A.J., Ella, and Mina. Also missed by 12 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Hiljen teWies of The Netherlands. Predeceased by her daughter Afiena (1957), and 3 brothers. Mom set a beautiful example for her family with her faith in God, her kindness to others, and the joy she found in everyday life.
Friends may call at the Exeter Christian Reformed Church, 330 Huron Street West, Exeter on Wednesday evening 5-8 PM, and again on Thursday morning from 10:00-10:45 AM, where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 4th at 11 AM with Pastor Kevin teBrake officiating. Interment Exeter Cemetery.
Donations to Teen Challenge Farm, or the Exeter Christian Reformed Church would be appreciated by the family.ROOSEBOOM: Elsje (Alice) of Exeter