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VAST – Teresa (nee Havinga)

April 12, 1921 – April 3, 2011

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Teresa Vast, on Sunday, April 3, 2011, several days before her 90th birthday.

She will be greatly missed by her daughters; Keenie (Jake) and Cathy, her grandchildren; Scott, Michael (Emily), and Michelle (Alastair) and her great-grandchildren; Therin, Delaney, and Sophia.

Teresa was predeceased by her husband Pieter and her grandson Sean.

At Teresa’s request, a private family graveside service will be held at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Forward condolences through We wish to thank the staff at Bethany Harvest Hills for the exemplary care they provided over the last two years and above all during the past several weeks. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made to the Bethany Harvest Hills, The Comfort Cart, 19 Harvest Gold Manor NE, Calgary, Alberta T3K 4Y1, telephone: (403)226-8200

In living memory of Teresa Vast, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.

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  1. Claire and Greg :

    Oh Keenie. We are so sad for you. She must have been one heck of a lady – she knew how to raise good kids. We’re sending hugs to you and your family.

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  2. Hello Cathy and Keenie,
    I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom, Teresa. She was such a wonderful lady and I was so proud to have known her and both of you and your families. I also was very honored to have taken care of her at Bethany while I was there. My prayers are with you and your families at this time. May God Bless all of You and give you peace. Love to all.
    Tracy Lowe.

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