Johanna Albertha de Vries ( nee Timmerman)
April 15, 1930 – March 28, 2017
With great sadness, the family of Johanna de Vries announce her passing.
She was predeceased by her husband of close to 60 years, Jacob de Vries.
Loving mother to son, John and his wife, Arlene de Vries and to daughter, Jane Moon.
Special nanna to Season de Vries ( Darren Jarvis), Tyler( Kelly) Moon, and Alison (Corey) Smith
and sweet great nanna to Weston and Aliyah Jarvis, Joshua and Noah Moon and Caleb, Liam and Olivia Smith.
The youngest sister of Bertha Christ, Ina McLean and Greta Lewis, and
predeceased by other sisters, Jenny Kaufhold, Coba Walker, Dien Smeding and Stien Bekkering.
She will be remembered fondly by many nephews and nieces and their families both in Canada and Holland.
Johanna lived all her adult life in Prince Edward County where she came to know many dear friends.
The family extends their gratitude to the excellent circle of care which provided
support and medical services throughout her illness.
Friends are invited to visit with the family at the
Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington
on Monday, April 3rd from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m.
A Graveside Service will be held at a later date.
If desired, donations to the “de Vries Natural Heritage Collection Project”
or Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated.
Online donations and condolences at
Memorial Donations to the deVries Natural Heritage Collection Project may be mailed
c/o 332 Main Street, Picton, ON K0K 2T0
Memorial Donations to Hospice Prince Edward may be mailed to
40 Downes Avenue, Picton, ON K0K 2T0