Tina Tolsma

Tolsma, Tina – Safe in the arms of Jesus. After a brief illness, Tina passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at the age of 90. Dear wife of John, beloved mother of Art (Enica) Tolsma, Marg (Win) Medenblik-Elzinga, Rita (Brad) Moor, Linda (Gerry) Wolting. Grandmother (Beppe) of 13 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Survived by one sister, Corrie, of the Netherlands. Predeceased by her parents, Gerben & Romkje Draayer, sisters Riemke & Martha and one brother Corneles. Special thanks to Dr. Stronks, Pastor William Koopmans, staff of CCAC and the Chatham-Kent Hospice for their recent loving care of our mother. Friends will be received by the family at Grace Christian Reformed Church on Thursday September 29, 2016 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm and 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Private interment at Maple Leaf Cemetery on Friday, September 30, 2016 followed by a memorial service at Grace Christian Reformed Church at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Chatham Christian School or the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences and memories can be shared at www.lifetransitions.ca

15 Comments on “Tina Tolsma”

  1. Rita, Brad and family. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. Our thoughts and prayers go to all of you at this time.
    Al and Connie Milliken

  2. Rita, Brad, Laura, Kaitlyn, Sam, and the rest of your family. We are sorry to hear about the passing of your Mother/Beppe. She will always be in your hearts, and you will have all those wonderful memories of the special times you had together.
    Cathy, Jerry, Shaina, Jake and Hilary.

  3. Rita, Brad and family: Wishing you strength and peace during this difficult time. So sorry to hear of your loss. Sylvia Faas

  4. dear Tolsma family, sincere condolences with the passing of your wife/mom/Beppe/great-Beppe. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May you know His comfort and peace. Much love, Grace (Visser) and Jeff, Talbot Street Church, London

  5. Our condolences Rita , Brad and girls , a sad day for sure ! We will be thinking of you.

    Wyatt & Helen

  6. Deepest sympathy for the loss to the family. Such a blessing to have had all those years with Tina.

  7. Rita, Brad and family: My condolences in the loss of your dear mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great grandmother. Wishing you strength during this difficult time. May she rest in peace.

  8. Condolences to you Aunt Rita. You always spoke highly of your Mom. I’m sure she will be deeply missed. Thinking of you and you family during this difficult time. ❤️

  9. We would like to express our condolences for the loss of Tina. This is such a sad time but may you take comfort in the many good memories you share. Tina was a lovely lady and a wonderful neighbour who we remember fondly.
    Iain and Jan Robertson

  10. Dear Tolsma Family – Sincere condolences in the passing of Tina. What a blessing to have had her in your lives for so many years. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Len & Sylvia Hazenberg

  11. Dear Marg and Win, Aaron&Jolene, Michelle and Tolsma families. Our deepest sympathy to all of you on the passing of your mother, wife, Beppe.Our thoughts and prayers will be with you at this time of sorrow and celebration of her life.Yours in Christ:Roy and Helen Campbell(Medenblik),Lori and David, Jeffry and Susan , Cameron, William, Kate, Paige and Drew.

  12. Dear family Of Tina. Our heartfelt condolences to all of you. May God grant you comfort, peace and strength through this difficult time. Praise the Lord that your Mom loved God and is now safe at home.


    Bill and Liz Visser (Jansen)

  13. Dear Tolsma family,

    Gecondoleerd met het verlies van John zijn vrouw, jullie moeder en Beppe. Mogen jullie de fijne herinneringen aan haar in jullie harten vast houden.

    Love from Willem (Bill) and Ida Beimers, Holland

  14. Dear Tolsma Family,
    Our deepest sympathies to you all and keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.
    Brenda Antuma Blue & Family

  15. Dear Mr. Tolsma, Rita and the whole family,
    Please accept my sincere sympathies on the passing away of this very, lovely, special lady……………always had a big smile on her face when we would meet…..
    With much love,

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