Mrs. Anna Dekort (nee: van Doremalen) passed away on August 5, 2008 at the wonderful age of 92. Anna was born November 15, 1915 in Oirschot, Netherlands. She immigrated to Canada in 1949 with her husband Bill of 44 years. Together they raised 8 children: Bill (Leila), Bert (Gail), Cathy (Garry), Henry (Donna), Marianne (Frank), Danny (Lesley), Sylvia (Kevin), and Johann (Ross), and enjoyed relationships with 20 grandchildren: Nathan, Danielle, Angela, Tricia, Jennifer (Mark), Laurie (Todd), Sherry (Brad), Michael (Stacey), Matthew, Phillip (Shawna), Tyler (Jennifer), Kali, Joshua, Tricia (Jay), Shawna, Chad, Jeremy (Kyre), Ryan (Kate), Ian and Scott. Anna also lived to see the birth of 8 great grandchildren: Jonah, Karly, Kayla, Rachel, Victoria, Quintan, Oaklee and Avery. She also has two remaining sisters, Lies and Corry. Anna was predeceased by her husband Bill, 2 grandchildren, 2 brothers and 2 sisters. We would like to thank the staff of the Newport Harbour Care Centre for their tender care of our mother.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Friday, August 8, 2008 at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at Holy Trinity Catholic Church (1525 45 Street SE.) on Saturday, August 9, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. Graveside services to follow at Mountain ViewMemorialGardens.
In living memory of Anna Dekort, a tree will be planted at FishCreekProvincialPark by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences