Vande Belt CorrineVANDE BELT, Corrine Joan (nee Sparkman) - (September 29, 1932 - November 8, 2017) - 

Passed away peacefully with family by her side at the Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 at the age of 85 years.

Dearly beloved wife of 64 years to Gerhard “George” Vande Belt.

Loving mother of Karen Somers (late Wesley), David (Jacquie), and Brian (Gail).

Dear sister of Reg Sparkman (Cathy) and predeceased by Ricky (Rosemary).

Cherished grandmother of Tanya McKelvey (Marc), Katie Foote (Raymond), Megan Somers (James Hie), and Cassandra Pritchett (Scott). Great grandmother of Madison, Logan,Emma, David, and Ivy.

Visitation will be held at COURTICE FUNERAL CHAPEL 1587 Highway #2, Courtice (905-721-1234) on Friday November 17th from 10 am until time of Celebration of Life service in the chapel at 11 am.  Interment to follow at Union Cemetery.

Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society.

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