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ROFFEL, Jeltje (Jean)

March 3, 1928 – Emmen, Drente, The Netherlands
December 5, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta

Jean Roffel of Calgary passed away on Friday, December 5, 2014 at the age of 86 years.

Jean is survived by her children, Ron (Daria) and Marcia; three grandchildren, Steven (Jamie), David (Danie) and Randy; five great-grandchildren, Abbigail, Ethan, Noah, Jude and Kendra. She is also survived by her brothers, Anne and Roelf; and sisters, Martie, Simone and Jannie. Jean was predeceased by her husband of fifty-eight years, Geert (Gerry) Roffel (2011); grandson Dennis Bootsma; parents Martje Hendrika Jantje te Velde and Jan van der Leest; and sisters, Kinna and Rommy.

Funeral Services will be held at Emmanuel Christian Reformed Church (3020 – 51 Street SW) on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made directly to Emmanuel Christian Reformed Church Telephone: 403-246-0795. Special thanks to Dr. Wheeler and the wonderful staff at Bethany Calgary.

In living memory of Jean Roffel, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.

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