January 23, 1939 - September 5, 2017
Peacefully on September 5th 2017, the day before her 37th wedding anniversary, at the Queensway Carleton hospital, at the age of 78 years old. She was the beloved wife of Harry Triemstra. She leaves in sadness her beloved children: Mary, Wilfred, Bill, John, Stewart, Lydia, Andrew, Ken, Daniel, Dwayne and Sharon as well as their families. She also leaves her 17 grandchildren and her 12 great grandchildren. She will be missed by many friends and family members. She was predeceased by her parents: Jan Karel Van Ellenberg and Annigje Jonkman and by her brothers: Bert, Marius and Jack.
Family and friends may visit at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 403 Richmond Road at Roosevelt on Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00p.m. to 9:00P.M. A memorial service will be held at the Calvin Christian Reformed Church, located at 1475 Merivale Rd, Nepean, on Monday September 11, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.
For those wishing, donations to the Ottawa Christian (elementary) School would be appreciated.
The family would like to thank the staff at the Longfield Manor and the F3 staff of the Queensway Carleton hospital for the excellent care provided to Helena.