Jannetje Huigje (Janneke) Rystenbil
Janneke Rystenbil passed away peacefully at home on Sun., Oct. 9, 2016, after a three year illness. She was in her 70th year.
She was the much loved wife and best friend of David Rystenbil for 52 years, and the loving mother of Cornelis (Kristine), Nick (Brenda), Lianne (Jeff) Tibben, Edward (Jenevive), and Jannet (Robert) Hanna. She was the cherished Oma of 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was predeceased by her parents, Nicolaas and Neeltje Rystenbil (nee van Eenennaam), and her brother, Arend Rystenbil.
She was born in Scherpenisse, the Netherlands, immigrating to Canada in 1979. She was a consummate mother and homemaker, and an excellent cook who enjoyed preparing meals for her family and friends. She was hardworking, had a great sense of humour, and always wore a smile. For many years, she babysat her grandchildren, who provided much joy and happiness for Janneke.
Family and friends may call at Daley Family Funeral Home in Metcalfe on Thurs., Oct. 13 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service will take place at Calvary Christian Reformed Church in Ottawa on Fri., Oct. 14 at 11 am. A private interment will be at the North Russell Cemetery in Russell.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Winchester District Memorial Hospital would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.daleyffh.ca