Went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Friday, June 28th, 2013 at the age of 82. Beloved wife of John Prange and loving mother of Bernard (Marina) Prange, Fran (Bill) Kuyvenhoven, John (Deb) Prange, Joan (Jim) Berry, Ron (Anita) Prange and Ken Prange. Catherine will be lovingly remembered by her 17 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
She enjoyed a uniquely close relationship with her parents and siblings and will be treasured by her sister Nell (Herman) Berg, brother Harry (Lammie) Joosse, her sister Madeline Janse and her sister-in-law Sylvia Dykstra.
Catherine will also be lovingly remembered by brothers-in-law Art (Lies) Prange, Bernard (Janne) Prange, and Gerrit Prange and sisters-in-law Jo Te Brinke, and Mien Schoppers.
She was predeceased by her parents Jan and Francina Joosse, her father and mother-in-law Bernard and Haremina Prange her brother James and sister in law Lena Joosse, her brother Leonard, her brothers-in-law John Janse, Willem Prange, Gerrit Drenthel, Gerrit Te Brinke, and Henk Schoppers, and sisters-in-law Dien Prange, Dien Drenthel and Wilhemine Prange. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, July 3 from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A private, family Interment Service will be followed by a public Memorial Service on Thursday, July 4, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Redeemer Christian Reformed Church, 5834 Blackwell Side Road, Sarnia. A reception immediately following the memorial service will be held in the fellowship hall.
A special word of appreciation from our family to Dr. Uppal, palliative care nurse Nichol and the CCAC team for their kind, gentle and encouraging support as we cared for mom at home the past three months.
In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through donations to Sarnia Christian School. Memories and condolences may be sent online smithfuneralhome.ca