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Abraham De Vries

April 2, 1934 - November 18, 2018


On Sunday, November 18, 2018, Pastor Abraham De Vries of Osoyoos passed away at the South Okanagan General Hospital at the age of 84 years.

He was predeceased by his parents; brother Jan and sisters Ada and Mary.

Abraham will be fondly remembered by his loving family including beloved wife Iris Veronica; daughters Susan (Mark) Fuller and Melina De Vries; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers John, Jack and Keith; sisters Ellen Van Dooren, Margaret Stelpstra and Harriet Mitton as well as many extended family and friends.

Abraham worked as a self-employed piano technician since 1972 with the Ontario Piano Technicians Guild in the London/Sarnia area as well as in the Osoyoos, Kelowna and Keremeos area. Abraham was a member of I.A.O.G.I. (Canada), he also did missionary work in Guyana, taught Sunday School, helped mentally challenged teens by taking them fishing, played his harmonica at conferences and played for services at Mariposa Gardens

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Osoyoos Christian Centre.

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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium

Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Melinda De Vries
Relation: Daughter

Iris I am so sorry for the loss of your husband, and for the loss of her father. Please know that if you need anything, anything at all I am here for you. I truly wish I could’ve seen my dad before he passed and just let him know that I loved him and I miss him.

From: Edie Stelsel
Relation: Niece

Rejoicing in Uncle Bram’s passing to glory! He is celebrating now. May God fill you with peace and comfort you in the hope we all share to be together again with the Lord.

Service Schedule

  Memorial Service

Date & Time:
December 1, 2018
Beginning at 2:00pm

Osoyoos Christian Centre
42 Finch Crescent
Osoyoos, BC Canada

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Osoyoos Christian Centre.

42 Finch Crescent
Osoyoos, BC Canada

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