Rita Meevis passed away peacefully at the Garden Villa Retirement Home in Chesterville on Mon., Oct. 29, 2018. She was 86.
Rita was born in Weert, Netherlands. She was the beloved wife of 63 years of Frank M. Meevis. She was the loving mother of Tessy Broeren (Peter), Mark Meevis (Lorna Munday) and Frank Meevis. She was the cherished “Oma” of Carissa, Nicholas, and Jeremy Broeren; and Austin Meevis. She was the Great “Oma” of Kori, and Kamryn. Rita was the daughter of the late Antonius and Theresia Teunissen. Rita will be sadly missed by her brother Piet Teunissen (Rinette) of London, Ont. and sisters, Nellie van Hoof and Josje Teunissen, both of Eindhoven, Netherlands.
Family and friends are invited to visit the Winchester Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 472 Main St., on Sat., Nov. 3 from 1 to 2 pm. The funeral service will follow at 2 pm.
Online condolences, tributes or donations may be made at www.hpmcgarry.ca or by calling 613-774-1117.