teGrotenhuis_cropFebruary 17, 1949 – August 2, 2015

te Grotenhuis, Rita (nee Jansen) – Passed away peacefully to be with her Lord and Saviour, on August 2, 2015, at the age of 66. Beloved wife of Hans te Grotenhuis for 46 wonderful years. Dearly loved by her children Marcel (Norah) te Grotenhuis, Ken (Anne) te Grotenhuis. Loving Oma of Kaitlyn, Alyssa, Ethan, and Moriah. Rita will also be missed by her brother Dick (Jenny) Jansen, her nieces, nephews, and friends. Predeceased by her brother Gerard (Celle) Jansen. Together, we mourn, with thanksgiving, for her love of family, her strong faith, and character. She touched many lives and will be missed deeply. The family wishes to thank the Nephrology team at St. Joseph’s hospital in Hamilton, and a special thanks to Pastor Rita. Visitation will be held at ANCASTER CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 70 Garner Road West, Ancaster on Wednesday, August 5 from 6-9 p.m. Service of Thanksgiving will take place at ANCASTER CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 6. Private interment beforehand.   In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kidney Foundation of Canada are appreciated.