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Vandervies, Chris
August 31, 1930 - November 7, 2018
Service:Tuesday, November 13, 2018
2:00 pm
A Memorial Service will be held at the First Christian Reformed Church, Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 2:00 PM. Interment was at the Leslieville Cemetery, Leslieville, Alberta.
Interment:  Leslieville Cemetery, Leslieville, Alberta
Notice:  Memorial donations in Chris’s name may be forwarded to West Country Family Services or the M.E.L. Society.

Obituary

Vandervies, Chris
Chris Vandervies went to be with his Lord and Saviour on November 7, 2018.
Chris was born in Holland on August 31, 1930 to Sietske and Klass Vandervies. Chris immigrated to Canada in 1950. Chris and Pearl were married in Olds, Alberta on July 14, 1956, and they farmed in the Dovercourt area until they moved to their present farm in the Taimi area.
Chris was a man with a deep faith in his Lord, and a strong love for his family and friends.

Chris is survived by his wife Pearl, three children; Margaret (Ray) Coderre, Sylvia (Tom) Bodnar, and Ken (Jody) Vandervies: four grandchildren; Richard (Allison), Heather (Kyle), Dena (AJ) and Calvin (Emma): five great grandchildren; Rayne, Felix, Bastion, Triston and Aurora: brother Klaas (Maaike), sister Aukke and sisters-in-law Ally in Holland and Audrey in Calgary, Alberta and brother-in-law Abe in Olds, Alberta, plus numerous nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held at the First Christian Reformed Church, Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 2:00 PM. Interment was at the Leslieville Cemetery, Leslieville, Alberta.
Memorial donations in Chris’s name may be forwarded to West Country Family Services or the M.E.L. Society.

Rocky and Sylvan Lake Funeral Homes and Crematorium, your Golden Rule Funeral Homes, entrusted with the arrangements. 403-845-2626

Condolences

Dale and Elaine Van Sickle and Family:
Our sincere sympathy to the family during this sad and difficult time. May all your wonderful memories bring you comfort.

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