On Monday, September 22, 2008, the Lord called Anna Margaretha Tabak (Ronda) home to glory.
Anna passed away at the Glenwood Care Home, Agassiz BC, at the age of 86 years. She was born April 27, 1922 in Bedum, the Netherlands. Anna is survived by her loving family, her children, Peter (Jane) Ronda, Henry (Kathy) Ronda, Tina (Marty) Notenbomer and Connie Pauwels (Wayne Price); step daughters, Audrey (Allan) Hoekstra, Theresa (Louis) Kornelius and Rita (Bob) Mosey; her grandchildren, Kevin (Alice), Denise, Melissa, Darren (Haley), Troy (Natasha), Allison, Richelle, Rebecca (Glenn), Jeff (Melinda), Coralie (Michael), Charmaine (Andrew), Cassandra (Robbie), Tara, Eric, Elaine (Jim), Judy (Steve), Linette (Andrew), Arlene (Harvey), Sharon, Dawna (Mike), Debra (Dave), Lorraine (Colin) and Gordon (Michelle); great grandchildren, Kaila, Kiera, Alisha, Keagan, Hannah, Elise, Tianna, Caleb, Madilyn, Meagan, Sarah, Nathan, Adrianna, Sophie, Travis, Keith, Jonathon, Christopher, Melissa Michael, Sarah, Wilton, Nathaniel, Lenae, Angelica, Hannah, Joy, Daniel, Regan, Kyle Erica, and Megan. She is predeceased by her second husband, George (Gerben) Tabak on November 7, 2007 and her first husband Jacob W. Ronda on July 1, 1989; her brother Mello Nieuwenhuis in 1982 and sister Zwaantina Hillechonna, January 1, 1932.
A visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday, September 26, 2008 at Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home, 45865 Hocking Ave. from 7:30 to 8:30 pm.
Graveside service will be on Saturday, September 27, 2008 at 11:00 am at Chilliwack Cemetery on Little Mountain with a memorial service to follow at 1:00 pm at the First Christian Reformed Church, 9800 McNaught Rd, Chilliwack. Officiant will be Pastor Carel Geleynse. Pall Bearers are Jeff Notenbomer, Eric Pauwels, Darren Ronda, Kevin Ronda, Troy Ronda and Glenn Vandenborn
If so desired, memorial donations may be directed to the Christian Reformed World Relief Committee 3475 Mainway PO Box 5070, Stn. LCD 1, Burlington, Ontario, L7R 3Y8.
Anna touched the lives of many people and will be dearly missed. However, we are truly comforted knowing that she is with our Lord and Saviour in Heaven.
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