November 11, 1935 - December 26, 2018
Service Date: December 29, 2018
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Nellie Beerkens (née Sevriens)
November 11th, 1935 – December 26th, 2018
Nellie Beerkens, 83, died peacefully on Wednesday, December 26th, 2018 in Ottawa, Ontario.
Nellie is lovingly remembered by her husband Gerald of 60 years, her children: Gary (Cathy), John (Katrina), Rudy (Patti), Nancy (Peter) and Sonya (Dave); fondly remembered by her six grandchildren (Crystal, Jeffrey [Crystal], Tamara, Hanna, Jack and Danya) and four great-grandchildren (Cayden, Brianna, Fayth and Ethan); and sadly missed by her many friends from Wawa, Ontario.
Nellie is greatly missed by her loving family in Venlo, Holland: her six sisters (Mien, Maria, Trix, Tilla, Fien, and Anne-Miek) and four brothers (Sjraar, Sjaak [deceased], Hay, and Frans [deceased]).
Visitation will be held at 3:00 to 5:00 pm on Saturday, December 29th, 2018 at the Tubman Funeral Home, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean, Ontario. Funeral mass will be held in Wawa, Ontario on a future date.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.