On January 1, 2015, Steve Jorritsma was called home to our heavenly Father at the age of 93.
He is survived by his nine children, Pete (Phyllis), Charles (Maaike), Jackie, Cathy, Raymond, James, Linda (Glenn), Robin and Cindy (Wayne); and his dog, Casper. He also leaves 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Henry (Christine) and Klaas; sister, Anne in Holland.
Steve was predeceased by two brothers and one sister in Holland.
The family extends a special thank you to the staff at Devonshire Care Centre for their care and compassion.
A Visitation will be held on Friday, January 9, 2015 from 9:30-10:00 a.m. at Foster & McGarvey Funeral Home, 10011 – 114 Street, Edmonton. Interment will take place at 10:30 a.m. at Westlawn Memorial Gardens, 10132 – 163 Street, Edmonton, followed by a Memorial Service at 1:00 p.m. at Ottewell Christian Reformed Church, 6811 – 92A Avenue, Edmonton.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice.