Grace (Grietje) Zeyl

Obituary of Grace (Grietje) Zeyl

ZEYL, Grace (Grietje) Cornelia Johanna Wilhelmina  (nee Tilstra)

On 10 June 2017 Grace passed away at the age of 85 years. She was born in Enkhuizen, Holland and arrived in Canada in 1952. She was predeceased in 2006 by her beloved husband of 54 years, Albert. Loving mother of Annemarie, Stewart (Karen), Donald (the late Carole), Bert (Jackie) and Heidi (Robert Birtch). Proud Oma of Stephen, Melanie, Alison, Adrian, Dana, Byron, Nadine, Jory, Amanda, Michael, Rachel, Zachary, Tommy, Donovan and ten great grandchildren. Cremation has taken place. A private gathering of family will be held to celebrate her life at the farm in Springtown where she and Albert spent their retirement years. Special thanks to Doctor Strader and the caring nurses of the Renfrew Hospice and the Renfrew Victoria Hospital, and the staff of Bayshore Health Care and Paramed. If desired donations may be made to Hospice Renfrew ( Arrangements entrusted to the care of the Goulet Funeral Home, Renfrew. Online condolences/donations may be made at