Adriana “Jane” Van Boxtel
March 16, 1942 – July 1, 2017
Adriana Hendrika Josefina “Jane” Van Boxtel passed away peacefully on Sat., July 1, 2017 with her family by her side. She was 75.
She was born in Esch, Netherlands on March 16, 1942. She was the youngest daughter of the late Martinus and Adriana Schoones.
Jane immigrated to Canada on May 25, 1977, with her beloved husband and four children. She was married to her soulmate and best friend, Henk, for almost 50 years, but they were together for 56. She was the devoted mother of Annemarie (Rick Larocque), Dianne (Kevin Scheepers), and Hein (Cindy Dastous). She is now reunited with her youngest son, Martin. She will be dearly missed by her nine grandchildren, David, Darren, Danielle, Brandon, Meagan, Emily, Benjammya, Annemieke, and Emmaleigh; her great-grandson, Daemon; and extended family here and in Holland. She will be forever remembered by Krista, Dave, and family. Jane was a cherished daughter, mother (in-law), sister (in-law), neighbour, and friend.
Special thanks to the staff of the Civic Campus of the Ottawa Hospital for their exceptional compassionate care.
Family and friends paid their respects at the Daley Family Funeral Home in Metcalfe from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm on Thurs., July 6. The funeral was held on Fri., July 7 at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 2718 8th Line Rd., for Mass of Christian Funeral at 11 am.
Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.