Mom picture - WEBShe went to sleep and woke up in the arms of Jesus in the morning of November 8, 2013.  Pietje (Patricia) Dykstra Wassink, 84 years, of Sarnia, beloved wife of Gerrit Wassink for 55 years. She will be missed by her children, Didi (Harry) van Klaveren, Johan (Wendy) Wassink, Fred (Trish) Wassink, Ingrid (Fred) Johnston, and Dianne (John) VanRooyen . Her eighteen grandchildren, Kristin (Jeff) Kingma, Elysia (Mark) Rekman, Karel van Klaveren, Gerrit van Klaveren.  Shawn Wassink, Jessica Wassink, Steven Wassink.    Nathan Wassink, Jenda (Ryan) Hamelinck, Jorim (Rachel) Wassink, Andrea Wassink.  Calvin Johnston, Philip Johnston, Danae (Enoch) Yeboah.  Darren Van Rooyen, Joel Van Rooyen, Lauren Van Rooyen, Stephen Van Roooyen.   And her three great-grandchildren; Leah, Joshua, and Philip Kingma.Predeceased by her parents Feike (the Netherlands)and Imkje Dijkstra (Brazil), her sisters, Klaaske Dijkstra (Brazil) Sippie & Sietse Dijkstra (The Netherlands), and Hennie & Leen Aardoom (Brazil), and her brother Piet Dijkstra (the Netherlands) and brother in law Uilke Tolsma (Edmonton).  Survived by her sisters, Geertje Feenstra (Edmonton) and Hannie  Tolsma (Edmonton) and her brother, Auke (Hitty) Dykstra (Roseburg, Oregon), and her sister in law, Hennie Dijkstra.Visitors will be received on Monday November 11, 2013 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 pm at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.  A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Redeemer Christian Reformed Church, 5834 Blackwell Side Road, Sarnia. Interment at Lakeview Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to World Renew. Memories and condolences may be shared on-line at smithfuneralhome.ca

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