Geraldine Prinzen

Geraldine Prinzen

Thursday, October 22nd, 1936 - Wednesday, February 10th, 2021
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The Lord called home our beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister from Townsend, Ontario on Wednesday, February 10, 2021. Gerry Prinzen (nee Veldhuis), beloved wife of Albert Prinzen for almost 65 years, in her 85th year. Loving mother of Diane Stronks, Aleida Molenaar, Al, Joanne Kempenaar, Henry and Will. Beloved Mother in Law of Henry Stronks, Harry Molenaar, Teresa, Gary Kempenaar, Elaine and Kim. Dear Oma of Anna and Matthew Harris (Ethan, Cassia, Zachary), Derek and Jennifer Stronks (Caleb, Rowan, Jacob, Rayah), Helena Stronks and Jenna MacLeod, Gerard and Jackie Stronks (Kendall), Angela and Mans Eisen (Arie, Leta, Theo, Cor), Marc and Tina Molenaar (William, Elliott, Margot, Miles), Alan Kempanaar, Christopher Kempenaar, Elizabeth DeLong (Daylen, Noahlen), Alicia Kempenaar, Stephen Prinzen and Victoria Traver, Jeremy Prinzen, Rebecca Prinzen, Seth Prinzen, Alex Prinzen and Laura Lotfi, Kaulin and Montana Prinzen and Aleida Prinzen and Thom Laur. Sister and sister-in-law of Klaas† and Iete† Veldhuis, Marie† and Fred† DeVries, Hanneke† and Klaas† Metz, John† and Gerry† Veldhuis, Geerjte† and Lo† DeVries, Diny and Len† Blyleven, Alice and Jerry† DeGraaf, John and Rita† Prinzen, Henry† and Florence† Prinzen, Bill and Trudy Prinzen, Thea and Henry Kaemingh, Trudy† and John Kloet, Wilma and Ralph† Karsten and Hein and Janna Prinzen. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Due to COVID restrictions, attendance at visitation and the funeral service is limited to family members. The Funeral Service for Gerry will be held on 16th day, February at 1 pm. Interment will follow and a private family graveside will be held at Mount Hope Cemetery in Brantford. Both the funeral service at 1 pm and the graveside service at 3:00 pm will be livestreamed on the funeral home Facebook page and will also be available from the funeral home website for those wishing to join with and support the family in this way. Donations to Word and Deed (Talbotville) or EduDeo (Hamilton) would be appreciated by the family. Friends are invited to send condolences and sign the Book of Memories at
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, February 15th, 2021 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Monday, February 15th, 2021 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Cooper Funeral Home
    19 Talbot Street West
    Jarvis, ON N0A 1J0
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    Due to COVID restrictions, this visitation is reserved for private family. We apologize that there will be some who will be left out, but we thank you for your support of the family through your thoughts, expressed condolences and prayers.
  • Service

    Tuesday, February 16th, 2021 | 1:00pm
    Tuesday, February 16th, 2021 1:00pm
    Cooper Funeral Home
    19 Talbot Street West
    Jarvis, ON N0A 1J0
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Due to COVID restrictions, the service will be private. For those wishing to view the service online, it will be livestreamed on Funeral Home Facebook page and via the 'Watch Webcast' link on the "Photos and Video" tab of Gerry's Book of Memories" website.
    Greg Bylsma
  • Interment

    Tuesday, February 16th, 2021 | 3:00pm
    Tuesday, February 16th, 2021 3:00pm
    Mount Hope Cemetery
    169 Charing Cross
    Brantford, Ontario N3R 2J3
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    The graveside service is closed to the public but will be livestreamed on the Funeral Home Facebook page and via the 'Watch Webcast' link on the "Photos and Video" tab of Gerry's "Book of Memories" website.



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Angela Slaght

Posted at 01:22pm
You where a beautiful woman whom I enjoyed greatly working with. I will miss your smiles and kind hearted Tuesday visits. Hugs to your wonderful husband. Angela -Saint Eliz

Sylvia Van Wyngaarden

Posted at 05:53pm
Diane and family, our deepest sympathies for your loss. We wish God's comfort for now and the future.
Sylvia and William van Wyngaarden

Rita Cupitt/Wiley family

Posted at 02:56pm
In loving memory.
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Karen Breukelman

Posted at 05:43pm
My condolences Mr. Prinzen and to your family. May God comfort you in the days and weeks to come.

John and Elsie Boersma

Posted at 12:38pm
Our deepest condolences to you all in this very sad time.
John and Elsie Boersma

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