January 25, 1910 to April 2, 2009
Pieternel passed away peacefully at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Thursday April 2, 2009. She resided at RR #2 Atwood and was born 99 years ago in The Netherlands, a daughter of the late Adriaan and Adriana (DeRuiter) Beenhakker. Pieternel was the beloved wife of the late Jacobus Sinke who predeceased her in 1979 and the loving mother of Jan (John) Sinke of RR #2 Atwood and Adriaan Sinke of RR #1 Monkton. She was predeceased by her daughter-in-law Corrie Sinke, two sisters and one brother. As per Pieternel's wishes, cremation has taken place. There will be no funeral home visitation or funeral service. A private family interment will take place in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: Listowel Memorial Hospital 255 Elizabeth Street E. Listowel, Ontario N4W 2P5 would be appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity at the above address.