Elmer Terpstra

October 17, 1927 - January 8, 2011

Suddenly at his home at RR 1 Bloomfield on Saturday, January 8th, 2011, EELTJE ‘ELMER’ TERPSTRA, at the age of 83. Beloved husband of the late Jitske ‘Jane’ Terpstra. Loved father of Henry (Sharon) of RR 8 Picton, Tonia (Greg) of RR 4 Picton, Allen (Lynn) of Bloomfield, Edward (Dorothy) of Wellington, Roy (Suzanne) of Bloomfield and the late Betty and father-in-law of Neal Gayton. Dear brother of Louw and the late Evert, Bill, Alice Vanderveen, Aeeke, Ymkje. Brother-in-law of Peter Kempenaar, Jan Spyksma, Dini Terpstra and Edna VanderWoude. Loving grandpa and pake of 13 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchilren. THE FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT BETHANY CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH on Wednesday, January 12th at 11:00 a.m. Pastor Kasey VanderVeen Officiating. Interment to follow at Quaker Cemetery. If desired, donations to the M.S. Society, Muscular Dystrophy Canada or Sonrise Christian Academy would be appreciated by the family. (CHEQUES ONLY PLEASE). FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE CHURCH ON WEDNESDAY MORNING FROM 9:30 A.M. UNTIL SERVICE TIME. Arrangements entrusted to The Whattam Funeral Home.