BERTHA ELISABETH KERKHOVEN

BERTHA ELISABETH KERKHOVEN

(nee VanSanten)


passed away peacefully on April 11, 2011. Elisabeth was predeceased by her loving husband Eduard, her sister Anna, brother Hugo and her step-son Edward. She will be sadly missed by her step-daughter Beryl (Lawrence) Dubrofsky, daughter-in-law Micheline Bessette, grandchildren Duncan (Alysha) Kenyon, Dwight (Tanya), Tracy (Sean) McCulloch, and Ashley, and great grandchildren Nevaeh, Brody and Jaelyn. “Toep” will also be fondly remembered by her sister Joanne (Henk), by all her nieces and nephews and her many friends.


The family would like to send a special thanks to all her friends in Sooke, including those at the Knox Presbyterian Church, Dr. Saunders, and Ayre Manor.