Gesiena Ruwhof

April 19, 1923June 16, 2019

On June 16, 2019in her 97th year, Gesiena passed peacefully at Grace Villa LTC.

She was predeceased by her husband Henry Ruwhof (1990). She is survived by her loving family, daughter Janna Haveman, son-in-law Jan Haveman, grandchildren Kelly Kimens (nee Haveman) and husband Ryan Kimens, Kimberly Haveman, Peter Haveman and his wife Christine Petrow, great-grandchildren Kathleen and Charlotte Kimens, and her son Henry Ruwhof and his wife Carol Ruwhof (predeceased) and their children Robert and Denise.

Thank you to everyone on staff at Grace Villa for their love and compassion to our Oma. In lieu of flowers, donations to Grace Villa would be appreciated.


  • Visitation Wednesday, June 19, 2019


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Marie-Josee and Jason Kimens

June 19, 2019

We are deeply sorry for your loss.
Our sincere condolences and prayers are with you all in this challenging time.
May God bless you all and guide you always.

Peter Van Katwyk

June 18, 2019

Nancy and family, my condolences to you on your loss. Tante Sini was my favourite aunt. She had a wonderful smile (and good deserts). Her house always smelled wonderful (maybe it was the fresh brewed coffee?). The picture in the obituary is how I remember her.

Tammy Reed

June 18, 2019

My Dear sweet Oma , I shall miss you dearly! I have so many memories of our time, and all the laughs and talks we shared( dont worry I wont tell Nancy) lol!! I will cherish them always. Rest in peace sweet lady! IK HOU VAN JOU!❤

Michelle Bryan

June 18, 2019

Oh dear was a pleasure to have known such a beautiful soul here on earth. Knowing that you are in such a beautiful place with all the ones you love and miss makes it a lot easier. All of us at Grace Villa will miss your friendly hello. Enjoy those wings dear Sini you've earned them ❤

Jan Haveman

June 18, 2019

As far as Mother in Law's go
You're alright
Love Jan