|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1902|
|Death: ||Apr. 3, 1989|
Jennie Abrahamse, age 87, formerly of 708 W. Grover St., Lynden passed away Mon., April 3, 1989 in a Lynden rest home.
Memorial services for Jennie will be Mon., April 10 at 11 a.m. at the Faith Reformed Church in Lynden with Reverend Dick Vriesman officiating. The burial will proceed at 10:15 at Monumenta Cemetery.
She was born in Nyverdal, The Netherlands on March 18, 1902 to Rense & Aaltje Nyhoff. At the age of 3 she immigrated to Alberta, Canada. Lynden has been her home for the past 40 years.
In 1933 she married C. J. (Neal) Abrahamse who preceded her in death in 1970.
Jennie loved flowers & did handiwork & serving at Faith Reform Church where she was a member.
She is survived by 3 daughters, Cornelia Dykstra, & husband Gerrit of Lynden, Maurine Lautenbach & husband Jake of Portland, OR & Alice & husband Merwin Van Doornik of Holland, MI; 2 brothers, Herman Nyhoff & wife Barbara of Lynden, and Bert Nyhoff of Lethbridge, Alberta; 4 sisters, Mary RonHaar of Kirkland, WA, Fannie Warmink of Monarch, Alberta, Alice Little of Lethbridge, Alberta & Dennie Nutkins of Chilliwack, B. C. & 9 grandsons.
Visitation will be today, 12-9 p.m., Saturday 9-9 p.m. & Sunday 1-9 p.m. at Gillies Funeral Home.
For those wishing to make contributions the family has suggested the Lynden Christian Rest Home.
-Obituary from The Bellingham Herald
Rense Nyhoff (1873 - 1919)
Aaitje Nyhoff (1877 - 1958)
Cornelius John Abrahamse (1895 - 1970)
Jennie Nyhoff Abrahamse (1902 - 1989)
Herman Nyhoff (1909 - 2009)*
Note: Mother's maiden name: VandeHorst
Created by: Nancy Kiel-Gravning
Record added: Nov 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44222960
I am one of Herman & Barbara's Grand Daughter's. I didn't get to know you, but I love you. Rest in peace.|
Added: Nov. 27, 2011
Rest in peace...|
Added: Nov. 11, 2009