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Obituary for Henrica "Ricki" Hoogstraten (Willems)

Peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on Monday August 8, 2022. Henrica (nee Willems), of Burford, in her 90th year. Beloved Wife of the late William Hoogstraten (1991). Loving Mom of Gerry (Anne), Josie (Steve) Kocsis, Ted (Ronna), John (Christine), Henrica (Jim) Cochrane, Johanne (Andy) Shillington, Maria Kelman, Bill (Dawn) and Cathy. Cherished Oma of 35 grandchildren and Big Oma of 36 great-grandchildren. Survived by Sisters Diny Bardoel, Toos vanUden and sister-in-law Miep Peters. Predeceased by her son-in-law Jim Kocsis (1997) and daughter-in-law Cathy Hoogstraten (1998). Henrica will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews, family and friends in both Canada and Holland.

Friends will be received at the Keith Ovington Funeral Home, 134 King Street, Burford on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers will be held on Friday at 4:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Blessed Sacrament Church, 181 King Street, Burford on Saturday August 13, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. Interment Pioneer Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations in Henrica’s memory may be made to Blessed Sacrament Church or the Stedman Hospice Outreach Program. Keith Ovington 519-449-1112.