Obituary for Frieda Spruytte (Vanneste)
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Frieda Spruytte (Vanneste), on Monday, May 15, 2017. The cherished wife of Jerome since 1958. Together they raised their family, Janet (Wayne), Terry (Donna), and Robert (Colleen). Their family grew, and Frieda was blessed with three grand daughters Alicia, Nicole, and Danielle.
Frieda was born and raised in Hooglede, Belgium, and immigrated in 1953. Raised in a large family with siblings: Frank (Lea), Cesar (Ellen), Eric (Janice), Rosa (Jim), Roland (Sandra) and sister-in-inlaws, Jeannine, and Marion . Predeceased by her parents Joseph and Dematria, and brothers Abel, Willy, and Gerard. Survived and abounded in love by many nieces and nephews.
A visitation in memory of Frieda will take place at M. Box & Son Funeral Home, 183 Broad St. in Parkhill, on Thursday, May 18 from 3pm-7pm. A Mass will be conducted on Friday, May 19 at 11am at Sacred Heart Church in Parkhill with Father Tony Laforet officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Frieda's name to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Parkinson's Society.
Special thanks to Michelle Peters and Annie Bax for their care, compassion, and dedication.
Leave a memory or condolence at www.gilpinfuneralchapel.com
M.Box and Son has planted a tree in loving memory of Frieda at the Ausable Bayfield Conservation Foundation Parkhill.