DeNIJS-SPEE Joan (Nee De Lugt) de Nijs Spee went to heaven to be with Jesus on October 2, 2012. She is preceded in death by her parents Henry and Johanna De Lugt, her brother Henry De Lugt, and her first husband Paul de Nijs and second husband Paul Spee. She is survived by her children, Eric and Nancy de Nijs, Kurt and Allison de Nijs, Kim and Chris Bonnette, and Roger and Sheri de Nijs; and grandchildren, Paul, Melissa, Danny, Ryan and Julia de Nijs, and Kelli and Kendra Bonnette; siblings, Willam and Geri De Lugt, Krina and Cees van der Zee, Audrey De Lugt Winters, Ann De Windt, Henry and Pauline Bierling, Maria Kocsis and Larry van der Giessen, Irene and Doug Erickson, Carla and Tom Ver Hage; life long friend, Sarah O'Donnell; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held at HILL FUNERAL HOME, 220 S. State St., Westerville on Friday night, October 12 from 5-8 p.m. and a Memorial Service at Olentangy Christian Reformed Church, 3660 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus on Saturday, October 13 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Mount Carmel Hospice.