August 23, 1944 – December 15, 2010
Hendrika (Henny) Schmid, passed away on Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at the Rosedale Hospice after a lengthy battle with ovarian cancer.
Henny was born in Oudeschild Texel, Netherlands on August 23, 1944. She and her family immigrated to Canada in May 1958.
Henny will be greatly missed by her husband Lawrence, daughters Belinda (Don, Jenna) and Sonya (Harry); the grandchildren, Shelby, Teghan and Grace, her sister Elisabeth (Gene), as well as her parents Maarten and Maartje Hoogesteger. Missing her also will be the extended family and many dear friends. When Henny made a friend it was friends for life.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Wednesday, December 22, 2010 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
A Celebration of life will be held at Robert McClure United Church (5510 – 26th Avenue N.E.) on Thursday, December 23, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Rosedale Hospice #920 – 7A Street NW, Calgary, AB T2M 3J3 Telephone: (403) 284 – 5195.
In living memory of Henny Schmid, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences