Johanna Smees

Obituary of Johanna Smees

Dina Johanna Smees (Heusinkveld) age 87 of Valley View Villa, Riverton formerly of Lorne passed away peacefully to be with her Lord on June 15, 2020 in the Villa. Born in Aalten, Holland on November 7, 1932 she was a daughter of the late Derk Jan and Hendrika Gerharda (Bierman) Heusinkveld. From 1953-1983 she and her husband Gerrit owned and operated Crown Dairy Farm in Lorne. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Stellarton Survived by son, Henry (Grace) Smees, Hamilton; Oma to Lisa and Brock, Rhonda and Kyle, Nathan and Victoria, son John (Nelly) Smees, Westville; Oma to Travis and Jennifer, Amanda and Jeff, Ashley and Marcel, daughter Ria MacDonald, Trenton; Oma to Angela and Kyle, Ariel and Noel, son Eric (Darlene) Smees, Lorne; Oma to Kirsten and Brayden, Samantha and Bryden, son-in-law Walter Dykstra, Hopewell; Oma to Kevin and Janet, Trevor and Rebecca, Derek and Nichole, Also Oma to many great-grandchildren Ryan, Ian and Clara, Sydney and Austin, Alana and Landon, Quinn, Hailey, Abi and Ava, Avery and Noah, Zachary and Kyle, Chloe, Lily and Silas, and Jayla, brother Jan, many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Gerrit, daughter Innie Dykstra, sisters Dien and Riek, brother Arie. Mom, Oma, Great-Oma, you will be missed every day. We love you and look forward to the day when we will see you again. Due to Covid-19 restrictions there will be a family only visitation. Burial to follow in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens. Donations in her memory may be made to Valley View Villa, Riverton
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