Jan 1, 1927 – Mar 30, 2018
Johanna Christina Looyenga of Lacombe, AB passed peacefully into God’s loving arms on March 30th, 2018 at the age of 90.
Johanna was born in 1927 in the Netherlands. After World War II she met and married Roy Looyenga. During their 60 years together they shared many adventures. In 1954 they immigrated with two young children to Canada where their third child was born.
Johanna was always ready to help those in need and was a dedicated member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church. She had a passion for music & singing, loved social occasions, and had a beautiful smile. She was a prolific painter and seamstress.
Johanna will be lovingly remembered by her sister, Ann (Roy) Andersen; three children, Johanna (Don) Nischuk, Roy (Donna) Looyenga, Cliff (Bethany) Looyenga; 10 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren plus countless special friends and family. She was predeceased by her husband Roy in 2007. The family wishes to thank the staff of Red Deer Bethany Collegeside for their compassionate care. Memorial donations are appreciated and can be made to the Lending Cupboard in Red Deer (lendingcupboard.ca).
Funeral services will be held at Lacombe Community SDA Church on Sunday April 8, 2018 @ 2pm.