Sipke SCHRAA

SCHRAA, Sipke (Spike)

Oct. 20, 1924 ~ Mar. 6, 2010

Spike passed into the presence of the Lord with loved ones by his side. He was born in Friesland, Netherlands. In 1951 as a young man, he immigrated to Ontario, Canada. There he worked at several factory jobs. In 1958 he moved to B.C. where he met Anje de Kroon, they were married later that year. Spike loved farming which became his profession for many years to come. They made Matsqui Prairie their home for almost 45 years. Spike loved going to auction sales and took great pleasure in having coffee with the boys at Crossroads. His far out expressions will be remembered by many. A viewing will be held at Northside Community Church 33507 Dewdney Trunk Rd., Mission from 10:00 a.m. ~ 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 13 followed by a service at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be at Hatzic Cemetery, 34867 Cemetery Ave., Mission at 12:15 p.m.