was born on March 13th, 1932 in Enschede, Netherlands and was called home to be with her Lord on December 30th, 2012 in Vernon, B.C. at the age of 80 years. Aaltje will be lovingly remembered by her husband; Kornelis, to whom she was married for 57 years, her children; Anthony (Christine) Boot of Wasilla, Alaska, Teresa (Wesley) Jeltema of Ottertail, Minnesota, Deborah (Brian) Zeutenhorst of Ewing, New Jersey and Reginald (Dianne) Boot of Palmdale, California, eleven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, her sisters; Lenny (George) Vanden Brink, Willie (Harry) Griffon and Jenny (David) Baldwin as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. Aaltje was preceded in death by her parents; Harm and Trijntje Koster, her brother; Albert Koster and her sister; Jo DeBruyn.
Cremation preceded a Memorial Service which will be held at East Hill Community Church on Monday, January 7th, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. with Pastor Andrew Vanderleek officiating.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Aaltje to the Boot family Study Abroad Scholarship, Dordt College, 498 4th Avenue NE Sioux Center IA, 51250.
Cremation arrangements have been made with
BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD.,
5605 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5