SMEETS, Hedwig (Heddy) (nee Klappe)
Hedwig (Heddy) Smeets (nee Klappe), beloved wife of Peter of Calgary, passed away peacefully on December 30, 2012 at the age of 78. Besides her loving husband, Heddy will be lovingly remembered by her children, Perry and Marjorie, Tammy and Dan, her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, as well as her brothers, sisters and friends. Mom, Oma thank you for all you have done for us. You have molded us to who we are today and we will be eternally grateful. "Do not mourn for me, for I have not left you. Look in the eyes of my children and grandchildren and you will find me there." Heddy's family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude for all the expressions of love and kindness and compassion from family friends. Photos, memories and condolences may be shared with Heddy's family through www.evanjstrong.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Arthritis Society of Canada (300, 1301 - 8 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2R 1B7, www.arthritis.ca). Arrangements in care of EVAN J. STRONG FUNERAL SERVICES. Phone: 403-265-1199.
Published in The Calgary Herald on Jan. 4, 2013