Marie VandergriendtPeacefully at Shalom Manor, Grimsby on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 the Lord called unto Himself Maria Vandergriendt, at the age of 80 years. Beloved wife of Leendert “Len” Vandergriendt for 58 years. Loved mother of Gerry and Herman Poort, Linda and Jack Vanderhorst, Rick and Liz, Trudy and John VanLuik, Nancy and Jake Leguijt, Jean and Bernie VanSpronsen, and Gord and Michelle. Dear Oma of 34 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Beloved sister of Andy and Gerda van den Haak, Gerrie Doekes, Ann and Konnie DeBoer, Corrie and Bill vanWoudenberg, Jane and Ernie Schulenberg, and predeceased by Bill van den Haak, and Truus Heemskerk. Friends may visit with the family at SPRINGCREEK CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 3981 Springcreek Road, Tintern on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 11 a.m., Rev. P. Holtvluwer officiating. Reception to follow. Private family Interment Service at Vineland Cemetery. If so desired, donations to Anchor Association would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Special thank you to to the staff of Sunrise Court at Shalom Manor for all their compassionate care. Please sign the Book of Condolence at


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