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Meta Postma

July 5, 1925 - January 4, 2017


Meta, at the age of 99, passed away peacefully into the presence of the Lord on January 4, 2017 at Menno Hospital (E1) surrounded by loving nurses, care staff, her daughter and son-in-law.  Born in 1917 in Drachten, Friesland, Netherlands, she immigrated to Hamilton, Ontario in 1949 with her late husband Siebe, who passed away in 2009, eventually settling in London, Ontario.  In the early 1970’s they retired to Abbotsford, BC.  Meta is survived by two sisters, Afke and Hillie and one brother, Libbe in the Netherlands; her children John (Ingrid) and Vic (Elizabeth) in Ontario and Anne (Ron) in Abbotsford; her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  A private ceremony will be held Wednesday, January 11th at Trinity Christian Reformed Church and she will be laid to rest with her husband at Sunnyside Lawn in White Rock.  On behalf of the family we would like to thank all the staff at Menno Hospital, both past and present; who cared for Mom so lovingly over the past 5 years.


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From: Wico en Anja Boonstra
Relation: I am the son of Douwe, her brother

Beste familie. Van harte gecondoleerd met het verlies van jullie moeder, grootmoeder en ik neem aan ook overgrootmoeder. Meta Postma was voor mij, zoon van haar broer Douwe, tante Metje. Ik kan mij niet heugen hoe lang geleden het is, dat ik haar gezien heb, maar op de foto die jullie bij deze online tribute hebben toegevoegd, herken ik haar nog heel goed. Ik hoop dat het jullie verder goed gaat. Hier bij ons in Nederland, nog altijd in Drachten ook nog eens, gaat alles crescendo!

From: Hilda Schaap-Boonstra
Relation: My Aunt

Dear John (Ingrid) and Vic (Elizabeth) and Anne (Ron)
condolences from The Netherlands
Cousin Hilda

From: Lilia (Reitsema) Friesen
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

Ann and Family.
No matter how old we are, losing a mother is one of the deepest sorrows a heart can know. But her goodness, her caring, and her wisdom live on, like a legacy of love that will always be with you. Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs. I am so sorry for your loss.”


Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
January 11, 2017
Beginning at 10:30am

Trinity Christian Reformed Chuirch
3215 Trethewey Street
Abbotsford, BC Canada

3215 Trethewey Street
Abbotsford, BC Canada

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