Evert Terpstra

Obituary of Evert Terpstra

Peacefully on Saturday September 9, 2017 at Strathmere Lodge, Evert Terpstra of Strathroy passed away at the age of 86.  Loving husband of Freda Terpstra (nee Bakker) for 63 years.  Beloved father of Don (Theresa) Terpstra, Jim (Freda) Terpstra, Tena (George) Holthof,  Jesse (Marg) Terpstra, Annetta (Brian) Boot, Clarence (Sherry) Terpstra, Robert (Diane) Terpstra, Johanna (Barry) Van Steeg and Ted (Delia) Terpstra.  Survived by 32 grandchildren and 34 great grandchildren. Predeceased by his granddaughter Juanita Terpstra.   Present family tree at 108 people and counting.  Forever remembered by many extended family members in The Netherlands.  A private family interment will be held prior to the Memorial Service.  Family and friends will be received on Monday, September 11th from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at East Christian Reformed Church, 476 Metcalfe Street East, Strathroy where a memorial service will be held on Tuesday, September 12th at 11:00 am with Pastor Derek Bouma officiating.  As expressions of sympathy memorial donations may be made to Strathroy Community Christian School.  Online condolences accepted at www.denning.ca