Peacefully at Craigwiel Gardens on March 10th, 2021; Catharina “Cathy” Vens passed away at the age of 103 years. Predeceased by her loving husband of 70 years, Bert Vens. Proud mother of Mary (Joe) Verhallen, Ted (Nettie) Vens, Cathy (Henk) Van Bynen, Henry Vens (Susan Lower), Jerry (Bobbie) Vens, Bert Jr. (Kathy) Vens, Peter Vens and Diane (Nat) Rondinelli. Cherished grandma of 26 grandchildren, 40 great grandchildren and 11 great great-grandchildren. Survived by her siblings Lies Van Diek, Josephine Meurs and Ben Thuss.
A private family visitation and Memorial Service will be held at All Saints Roman Catholic Church on Monday, March 15th, 2021. Live-streaming of Cathy's Mass can be viewed on the church's YouTube channel:http://www.westmiddlesexcatholic.dol.ca. As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations to the Craigwiel Gardens Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.strathroyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF STRATHROY, (519) 245-1023.