Louis Van Roekel
Zoon van Hendrik (Hank Henry A) Van Roekel en Elizabeth M Wielinga, geboren 17-12-1916 USA IA Middelburg, overleden 6-10-1989 USA AZ Mesa en begraven City of Mesa Cemetery
Trouwt 26-6-1940 Ella Ruby Moret, dochter van Robert Johannes Moret en Alice van Zee, geboren 19-2-1916 USA IA Middleburg, overleden 10-1-2011 USA AZ Mesa en begraven City of Mesa Cemetery
She was a graduate of Mesa High Class of 1968 and Grand Canyon College. She enjoyed sharing her love of music by singing, playing the clarinet and bells in her church choirs and orchestra. At the time of her death she was employed by Maricopa County Community College in their District Employee Services Department.
She is survived by her sister Rhonda Reid of Mesa, five nieces and nephews and their families. A memorial will be held in her honor on Tuesday March 22, 2011 at 7:00PM in the Myra Chapel at Trinity Baptist Church, 2130 E University Dr. Mesa AZ.
Here is her mother's obituary information Ella Ruby Van Roekel. Mother and daughter died about two months apart. Feb 19, 1916 - Jan 10, 2011
Ella Ruby Van Roekel of Mesa, passed away on January 10, 2011, she was 94 years young.
Ella Ruby was born on February 19, 1916 in Middleburg, Iowa to Robert and Ella Moret.
She married Louis Van Roekel in 1940 and enjoyed their life together until his death in 1989. She was a loving wife and mother who spent much of her spare time sewing and quilting, she also enjoyed bible study classes and baking, especially her Christmas cookies.
Ella Ruby is survived by her two daughters Luella Kallie of Mesa and Rhonda Reid also of Mesa, five grand children and five great- grand children.
Visitation will be held on Friday, January 14, 2011 from 6:00 to 8:00PM at Falconer Funeral Home, 251 W Juniper Ave, Gilbert, AZ. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday January 15, at 11:00 AM at the Trinity Baptist Church, Myra Chapel, at 2130 E University Dr, Mesa AZ.
Interment Services will be held on Tuesday, January 18, at 10:00 AM at the City of Mesa Cemetery.