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Van Eyk NellieVAN EYK, Neeltje 'Nellie' - In the early afternoon of April 29, 2017, Nellie, or Oma as she was known to many, left her children’s side and gently passed away.

Born in the Netherlands, Nellie followed her future husband, Leendert, to Canada in 1949.

They were married 45 years and had 4 children, Irene Loewen (Heinz), Dorothy Geale (John), Leonard (Joyce) and Rob (Jenny); 9 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

A strong and determined woman, Nellie enjoyed a career as a registered nurse both in Holland and in Canada.

She was later involved with seniors groups as a well as camping, travelling and, of course, spending time with family.

Friends are invited to call at Ross Funeral Chapel, 135 Walton St., Port Hope on Thursday from 4 – 7 p.m. Service will be held at St. Mark's Anglican Church, King St., Port Hope, on Friday May 5th, 2017 at 11 a.m.

If desired, memorial donations to St. Mark’s Anglican Church or to the charity of your choice.

NorthumberlandObituaries.com

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Van Eyk NellieVAN EYK, Neeltje 'Nellie' - In the early afternoon of April 29, 2017, Nellie, or Oma as she was known to many, left her children’s side and gently passed away.

Born in the Netherlands, Nellie followed her future husband, Leendert, to Canada in 1949.

They were married 45 years and had 4 children, Irene Loewen (Heinz), Dorothy Geale (John), Leonard (Joyce) and Rob (Jenny); 9 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

A strong and determined woman, Nellie enjoyed a career as a registered nurse both in Holland and in Canada.

She was later involved with seniors groups as a well as camping, travelling and, of course, spending time with family.

Friends are invited to call at Ross Funeral Chapel, 135 Walton St., Port Hope on Thursday from 4 – 7 p.m. Service will be held at St. Mark's Anglican Church, King St., Port Hope, on Friday May 5th, 2017 at 11 a.m.

If desired, memorial donations to St. Mark’s Anglican Church or to the charity of your choice.

NorthumberlandObituaries.com

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