Jill passed away peacefully with her niece Sharon VanderVeen and Jeff Howard at her side. Jill was born in Franeker, the Netherlands as daughter of the late Cornelis VanderVeen and Albertje Kobes VanderVeen. Predeceased by her life partner of 22 years, Bruce Palmer. Beloved sister of Klaas (Nan), Andy, Christiaan (Ann), Rinske (Hans), and Rinke (Sonya). Predeceased by her brothers Tjitse “Jim”, Jacob “Jace” and sister-in laws Iemkje and Alice.
Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews as a caring, fun, and very cool aunt.
She is lovingly remembered by her friends, especially Val Daws, Michael Cross, Frank and Heike Wilks. She was known as a kind and gentle soul.
In her words “Peace and Love to everyone”.
Online memories and condolences may be made at www.peacefultransition.ca
Peaceful Transition Simcoe