Obituary of Maria Gaudet
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Maria Carolina Gaudet, age 79, of Granville Centre, on July 6, 2017 at the Annapolis Community Health Centre. Born June 29, 1938 in Hilversum, Holland, Maria was the daughter of the late Jacobus and Helene (Schwarz) den Haan. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and sister and will be greatly missed by her family. She is survived by daughter Josette (Donald) Comeau; sons Mark (Sheila) Gaudet, Andre (Marianne) Gaudet, Paul (Lesley) Gaudet, and Jean-Louis (Alana) Gaudet; 12 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and siblings Dirk (Mary) den Haan, Frank (Cathy) den Haan, Mitzi (Al) Durham, Tonny (Joe) Leyten, Lea (Eric) Gebhardt, Lisa (Peter Young) Martell, Ellie (Danny) Williams, Max (late Charlene) den Haan, Jon (Darlene) den Haan, Ineke (Terry) Porter, and Karlene den Haan. Maria is predeceased by her husband Elisee Jean Gaudet and sister Lenie (Larry) Fletcher. A memorial service will held 12:30 pm, Monday, July 10, 2017 at the St. Louis Catholic Church, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia. Reception to follow. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit at the Annapolis Community Health Centre (Annapolis Royal) or the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made to www.kaulbachfamilyfuneralhome.com.
To Josette & Donald, Mark & Sheila, Andre & Marianne, Paul & Lesley, Jean-Louis & Alana: I want to thank all of you for being here with me. Without you, I would not be able to do all of this, you were a big help to me. And to the rest of my family, for being here to visit me. And I would also like to thank the nurses of the Palliative Care Unit for the wonderful care they have given me, and the VON and Dr. Newman for being so kind and taking good care of me.
**DONATIONS FOR THE PALLIATIVE CARE UNIT _ ANNAPOLIS COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTRE
c/o Palliative Care
PO Box 426
Annapolis Royal, NS