Isaiah 49:16a “See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands”

Peacefully surrounded by her family at her home on Tuesday, July 3, 2012, Frederika Hulshof passed away at the age of 97. Beloved wife of the late Albertus “Bert” Hulshof (2007). Loving mother to Theo and Nancy, Hans and Merla, Herman and Paddie, Dorothy and Eric, and Erna and her dear friend Ivan. Dear Oma of Chris (Rebecca), Dana (Kimbrell), Stacey-Lynn (Tim), Jeffrey (Carrie), Dorothy (Craig), Mark (Natalie), Shawn (Melanie), Heidi (Jason), Bertina, Tim and Miranda, and Daniel (Meaghan). Cherished great-Oma to Connor, Darci, Kylee, Joshua, Noah, Emma, Cacey, Jenna, Morgan, Luke, Zavier, Rachel, Declan, Annalise, Bethany, Kaitlyn, Kiera, Brynne and MaKenna. Survived by sister-in-law Alie Veenstra of Strathroy and brother-in-law Arie (Ankie)  Hulshof of The Netherlands, predeceased by her parents Johan and Swantje VanRossum, brothers Jan and Harm and sisters Gre, Lummy and Jantje. Also survived by many nieces and nephews in Canada and The Netherlands.  Family and friends will be received on Friday, July 6, 2012 at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 7, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Covenant Christian Church, 5783 Camlachie Road (corner of London Line) Wyoming. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to John Knox Christian School or the Heart and Stroke Foundation (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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