Obituary for Cecilia Poos (De Vos)
POOS, Cecilia Elisabeth
nee De Vos
Peacefully, with her husband of 63 years by her side at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at the age of 87. Beloved wife of Martin Poos. Loving mother of Vera Willett, John Poos (Mary Ellen), the late Dan Poos, Martin Poos Jr., Dave Poos (Vickey) and Wayne Poos. Cherished grandmother of 13 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Cecilia was the youngest of 12 children, she is survived by her sister Tony Merkes and in laws Greet De Vos, Martha Langehuyzen (John), Willy Bruyns (Theo), Annie De Valk (Henk), Chris Straten, Maryke Poos and Annie Poos. The family wish to thank Dr. Ireland, Dr. Cescon and Emily from CCAC for their care during mom's illness. Visitation at STONEHOUSE-WHITCOMB FUNERAL HOME, 11 Mountain Street, GRIMSBY (905-945-2755) on Thursday from 4-7p.m. Prayer Vigil 4:30p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, 135 Livingston Avenue, Grimsby on January 12, 2018 at 11:00a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Cecilia are asked to please consider the Grimsby Benevolent Fund.