Aafje Baelde (nee Van Genderen) passed away peacefully at Dundas Manor Nursing Home in Winchester on Sat., Aug. 11, 2018. She was 90.
She was the beloved wife of the late Meyer Baelde, and the loving mother of Peter (May) of Surrey, B.C., Cora Staal (Henry) of Russell, Gerald of Ottawa, and Frank of Morrisburg. Aafje will be fondly remembered by grandchildren Kelly (Ryan), Luke (Janice), Ryan (Caitlyn), Margriet (Jonathan), Andrew (Natalia), and Michael (Lauren); and great-grandchildren Jackson, Conner, Hank, Boyd, Cassidy, Isla, Hudson, Cadence, and Brielle. Aafje was predeceased by all of her siblings. She is survived by her sisters-in-law, Cor and Janna of Holland; brother-in-law and sister-in-law Walter and Geri Baelde of Cornwall; and many nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to acknowledge and thank the staff of Dundas Manor for the loving care they extended to Mom during her time there, especially during her last months.
Friends and family may call at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home in Williamsburg today (Wed., Aug. 15) from 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service will be held at the Williamsburg Christian Reformed Church on Thurs., Aug. 16 at 11 am, followed by interment at New Union Cemetery in Williamsburg.
Donations to the Dundas Manor Activity Fund or the Parkinson’s Society would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.marsdenmclaughlin.com