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Mrs Sieka Jantina <I>Roozendaal</I> Jimmo

Mrs Sieka Jantina Roozendaal Jimmo

Birth
Amsterdam, Amsterdam Municipality, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Death 7 Dec 2010 (aged 65)
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Huntington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 62718878 · View Source
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SEYMOUR — Sieka Jantina Jimmo, 65, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on June 28, 1945, daughter of the late Jacob and Jantina (Kram) Roozendaal. She was educated in Amsterdam, receiving a certificate in child development.

Over the years, Sieka worked in many places in the area, most recently at Prudential Annuities in Shelton, as a receptionist. On Jan. 20, 1973, she married Elwin Jimmo in Woodbury.

Her many civic activities include being a member of Seymour Congregational Church, where she was also a choir member and served as a deacon of the church. Sieka was a committee member of Scouting Troop No. 3, where she worked on several fundraising events. She was an area coordinator for TOPS for many years, traveling all over the U.S. and Canada. She also loved visiting wineries and being with her family and friends.

In addition to her devoted husband, she leaves three beloved sons, Erik and his loving fiancee, Tammy, and his family, of Waterbury, Andre and his wife, Amy, of Seymour, and Pieter of Seymour; her cherished grandchildren, Caine Jimmo, Linda Jimmo and Erik Jimmo; two loving sisters, Ria and her husband, Sydney Wachtel, of Amsterdam, and Julia and her husband, Thomas Marinkovic, of France; and her extended family, Marion Jimmo of Tampa, Fla., Carolyn Cushing of Monkton, Vt., Laura and Frank Provost of Colchester, Vt., Henry Jimmo of Essex, Vt., and Leon and Dixie Lestage of Hinesburg, Vt. She also leaves Sarah Frager of Beacon Falls. In addition to her parents, Sieka was predeceased by her mother-in-law, Alene Jimmo, her father-in-law, Henry Jimmo, and her brothers-in-law, Roger Jimmo and Frank Cushing.

A funeral service in celebration of Sieka's life will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, directly at Seymour Congregational Church, 15 Broad St., Seymour, with the Rev. Greg Dawson, pastor, officiating. Friends and relatives may call at the funeral home on Friday, Dec. 10, at the Miller-Ward Funeral Home, 260 Bank St. (Route 67 across from Klarides Village), from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment in Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, Vt., will be private and at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in Sieka's name can be made to Housatonic Council BSA, 326 Derby Ave., Derby 06418.

For condolences to the family, please visit our website at www.millerwardfuneral.com.


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  • Created by: Michael Ryley Bradbury
  • Added: 9 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62718878
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mrs Sieka Jantina Roozendaal Jimmo (28 Jun 1945–7 Dec 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62718878, citing Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Michael Ryley Bradbury (contributor 46850737) .