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Harm "Harry" Datema

Feb 19, 1930 - Sep 29, 2019

Service

Thursday, October 3, 2019
1:30 pm
A Celebration of Life service will be held at the Covenant Christian Reformed Church of Rocky Mountain House on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Interment

Pine Grove Cemetery

Notice

Memorial donations in Harry’s name may be made to the Rocky Mountain House Health Care Centre’s Palliative Care Unit.

Obituary

Datema, Harry

1930 – 2019

Harry Datema passed away, to go home to his Lord and Saviour, on September 29, 2019 at the age of 89 years. Harry was born in 1930 in the town of Bedum in the Netherlands. He immigrated to Canada in 1952.

Harry married Tina Pelleboer in 1955 and raised their family in Southern Ontario. Harry and Tina moved to Rocky Mountain House, Alberta in 1980 to manage the House Motel.

Harry was the beloved husband of the late Tina, cherished father of Annette (van Sevenant) of Okotoks, Sylvia Datema of Rocky, Nancy (Hildering) of Aylmer, Ontario, Joyce (Ladd) of Rocky, Sandra (Simmelink) of Rocky; loving grandfather of Karen, Janet, Lori, Greg, Melissa, Christina, Andrew, Dennis, David, Patricia, Devon, Geoffrey, Brett, Sonja and 25 great grandchildren; his siblings: brother Derek and sister Gertija and brother Jan.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at the Covenant Christian Reformed Church of Rocky Mountain House on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Memorial donations in Harry’s name may be made to the Rocky Mountain House Health Care Centre’s Palliative Care Unit.

Rocky and Sylvan Lake Funeral Homes and Crematorium, your Golden Rule Funeral Homes, entrusted with arrangements. 403 845-2626

Condolences

Tammy Cote:

Sincere condolences to you, Harry’s family.
I remember Harry with fondness from his days (actually, mostly evenings) at ATB.
Thinking of you all.

Fred & Helen Heyns (Arends):

My condolences to your family. I have fond memories visiting your family in Aylmer Ontario. May God grant your comfort and peace at this time.

Margie Spoor:

My condolences to you Sandra and your extended family. It was always a pleasure to see you at Park Ave and to get to know your dad.

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