Called Home to her Heavenly Father on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, Wilma Vanderlinde (nee Berg) at the age of 91. Predeceased by her beloved husband of 53 years, John Vanderlinde (2006). Loving and cherished mother of Ralph and Alice Vanderlinde, Marg and Art Capelle, Janet and Henk VandenEnde, Marie and Jack VanMarum, Ray and Cheryl Vanderlinde, Bill and Kathy Vanderlinde, Herman Vanderlinde, and Barb and Randy Reitsma. Loved and adored by 30 grandchildren and 39 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by an infant son (1953), parents Renze and Maaike Berg, and sister Marie. Also survived by 4 brothers, 5 sisters, and many nieces and nephews. Wilma was a faithful member of Living Hope Christian Reformed Church. She will be remembered for her love and devotion to her family! Friends and family will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Friday, February 2, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Living Hope Christian Reformed Church, 1281 Exmouth Street, Sarnia on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Mark Verbruggen officiating. A family interment will take place on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Lakeview Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Sarnia Christian School or World Renew (cheques only at the funeral home please).
“Be faithful until death, and I will give you a crown of life”. Rev 2:10