Vandenberg, Christine

December 4, 1968 - September 18, 2018

VANDENBERG, Christine (nee Pott) – Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia on Tuesday September 18, 2018 at the age of 49. Beloved wife of Paul Vandenberg. Daughter of Frances and the late Rienk Pott (2017). Predeceased by her parents-in-law Harry and Mary Ann Vandenberg. She will be missed by pets Mouser and Queen. Christine worked at UA Local 663 for 14 years and enjoyed camping with her friends.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 9:30 am until the time of the service at 11:00am.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice.

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  1. Dear Paul and Fran, I did not know of Christine’s passing. I was incredibly sad to learn this. My dear friend, who brought me so much joy, so many crazy memories. The best person and friend I ever could have been blessed to have in my life. And Jane? Omg that brown Ford truck! What better memories we share. 😢in my heart always my dear friend.

  2. Fran, Paul and family so sorry for your loss, very shocked to hear this news of my dear friend, lots of memories growing up meeting in summer school ,and her old brown truck. Growing up together, To my bridesmaid.One heck of a Country girl!Love Always Jane xoxo

  3. Paul I am so sorry for your loss, Christine was a crazy funny and alway full of life …
    My thoughts and prayers are with you on this sad day ❤

  4. Dear Paul
    I am so very, very sorry to hear your best friend and wife left us so suddenly.
    I hope your cherished memories with Christine keep your heart full.
    My sincere condolences.

  5. Dear Paul and Mrs Pott
    Gary and I were saddened to hear of Christine passing. Our deepest Condolances and sympathies to you and Mrs Pott, so sorry mothers should not have to bury their children, Whenever we met up with friends Christine always had a huge smile and a big hug for all. May all your treasured memories keep her close to your heart, keeping you and Mrs Pott in our hearts and prayers. Christine is your beautiful angel and she will watch over you both.
    Rest in Peace Friend
    Gary and Liane Labadie

  6. Paul, Doug and I are so very sad to hear of the loss of your lovely wife. You were one of the kindest, sweetest boys I ever taught and I am so honoured to have had the opportunity to do so. Your Mother was a true angel and I know she is taking good care of Christine, now.
    Our prayers, hugs and love are with you and your whole family.

  7. Dearest Paul,
    Our sincere deepest sympathy and comforting condolences to you for the loss of your beautiful wife Christine.
    Kelly and Dennis Bland

  8. Paul , So sorry for the lost of Christine way to young for this to happen, she was a kind and loving person who was always smiling, we will always remember her that way, RIP Christine we had a toast to her last night, love John and Maureen

  9. Really sad to hear this news. My condolences to her friends and family. She was an awesome resource to our local union hall and will be deeply missed not only by us but by any one that has had the opportunity to work with her.

  10. Paul you have my deepest condolences on the loss of Christine. I enjoyed her company whenever I was at the Hall. She will be missed by all who met her.

  11. Paul, I was saddened to read Christine passed away. I’m so terribly sorry for your loss. Please accept my sincerest condolences. May the love and memories of Christine comfort you during this very difficult time.

    Paul Vanhooft

  12. Our deepest sympathy and prayers to you through this difficult time. Christine was a beautiful person and friend and will be deeply missed by all. I just loved when she’d say “hey chicka” with that beautiful smile of hers. A term of endearment that made me feel special. . . She will be in our hearts and memories forever.

  13. Paul Vandenberg & Frances Potts. On behalf of my Mother Shirley Humphrey & myself Catherine & Doug Tyrie, my sisters Donna & Len Derbyshire & Lorna(late Tom) Ryan and our families may I offer our deepest condolences in the loss of Christine. We remember her well when she lived down the road from our farm on Confederation Line. In our thoughts and prayers as you face the days ahead! RIP Christine!