John Overeem Obituary
Here is John Overeem’s obituary. Please accept Echovita’s sincere condolences.
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of John Overeem (Lethbridge, Alberta), who passed away on October 9, 2021, at the age of 89, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.
He was predeceased by : his parents, Cornelis Overeem and Kaatje Overeem; his parents-in-law, Cornelis and Jannigje Slingerland; his son-in-law Martin Davidson; his sister Johanna Thomassen; and his brothers-in-law, Kees Slingerland, Teun Van Herk, Jake Slingerland, Allen Thomassen and Huib of Kok.
He is survived by : his wife Judith Overeem; his children, Kathy Jakober (Matt), Casey, Jenny Vanden Hoek (Anthony), Joanne Van Driesten (Roy), Corrie Davidson, Cor (Marie), Judy Arends (Art), John (Juanita), Jake (Margaret), Joyce Van Weverwyk (Andre), Marilyn VanderMeer (Jan) and Brenda van Luik (Wout); his sisters-in-law, Jannie of Kok, Fygje Van Herk, Coby Slingerland and Anneke Slingerland; and his brothers, Wim Slingerland (Teuni), Tony Slingerland (Margaret) and Andy Slingerland (Nita). He is also survived by one grandchildren and forty-one great grandchildren.
Visitation was held on Thursday, October 14th 2021 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM. A burial was held on Friday, October 15th 2021 at 10:00 AM at the Picture Butte Memorial Cemetery (603 3A St S, Picture Butte, AB T0K1V0). A funeral service was held on Friday, October 15th 2021 at 11:00 AM. Please be aware that COVID 19 protocols for outdoor gatherings will be followed.
For those who wish, donations may be made to Bethesda Care Home, Picture Butte, Alberta, T0K 1V0.