Alice "Nan" Hendriks

Monday, 18 May 1936 - Saturday, 02 December 2017

Death Notice

Surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday, December 2, 2017, Alice “Nan” Hendriks passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospice at the age of 81. Predeceased by beloved parents, her late husband  Gerry Hendriks, and beloved cousin Bert VanderHorst. Loving mother of Adriana (Art) De Boer and Willem “Bill” Hendriks. Cherished Nana of Jeremy (Kelly) De Boer, Richard (Krista) De Boer, Allison (Jurgen) Mevis, Elizabeth (Brian) Medeiros, Christina Hendriks, and Ken Lewis. Special great- Nana of Kyra and Michayla Mevis, Presley De Boer, and Bryce De Boer.  Dear sister of Willem (Antonia) VanderHorst and beloved Tante Allie to their family. Nan will be missed by her close friends Debbie McIntyre and Anne LeClair, and by her many relatives in Holland, including Bep and Dirk Hoek and family, and Iza VanderHorst and family.


Family and friends will be received on Friday, December 8, 2017, at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.


A funeral service to celebrate Nan’s life will be held on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at Smith Funeral Home, at 11:00 a.m. with visitation being held one hour prior to the service. Interment to follow in Resurrection Cemetery.


Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the V.O.N. (cheques only at the funeral home please).

4 Condolences

  • Yolanda Akhtar December 9, 2017 05:10pm

    My deepest sympathies! May God give you the strength to bear your grief with this loss.
    Thinking of you all,
    Yolanda Akhtar (Janice’s friend)

  • Janet Hardy December 9, 2017 03:38pm

    Ada, Art and family,
    We were so sorry to hear of your mother/grandmother's death. Keeping you all in our thoughts and our prayers.
    Gary and Janet Hardy

  • Joanne Joosse December 4, 2017 03:03pm

    My sincere condolences. May God grant your family with peace and grace.

  • Annie en Theo Mevis-Jansen December 4, 2017 01:42pm

    Wij condoleren de hele familie, en wensen jullie allen heel veel sterkte in deze moeilijke tijd,

    Annie en Theo - Patty en Jan - Kim en Aimeé.

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