Der Maria van der Hoff

Obituary of Der van Maria van der Hoff

<h1>Maria van der Hoff</h1> Peacefully, on Friday, March 6, 2009, at Leisureworld in Elmira, at the age of 84. Riet was the beloved wife of the late Ben van der Hoff; dear mother of John of Burlington, Chris and his wife Rosemarie of Bolton, Miriam and her husband Allan of Ottawa and Leo and his wife Marta of London, Ontario. Grandmother to Ben, Brandon, Danen, Desi, Jeremy, Jacob, Kara, Thomas and Luke. Dear sister of Netty, Trees and Fritz. Predeceased by brothers, Pete and Eugene and a sister, Yoka. Friends are invited to share their memories of Riet during a reception on Sunday, March 8, 2009 from 1-3 p.m. in the Fireside Reception Room of the Erb &amp; Good Family Funeral Home 171 King St. S., Waterloo. Condolences for the family and donations in lieu of flowers to a charity of choice may be arranged through the funeral home at or 519-745-8445. Riet will be remembered for her love of weaving which was shared with family and friends. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Leisureworld in Elmira for their care, compassion and support.