Sad passing

Anna Elizabeth Beukes, 104, from Lentegeur, died at Gatesville Medical Centre on Sunday October 7. The Plainsman featured Ms Beukes, who was born in Carnarvon, in the Northern Cape on June 6 1914, for her 102nd birthday (Plainsman, Wednesday June 8 2016). A memorial service will be held at the Verenigende Gereformeerde Kerk (VGK) in St Athans Road, in Sunnyside, Athlone, today, Wednesday October 17, at 7.30pm. Her funeral will be at the same church on Saturday October 20, starting with the viewing at 7.30am and the service at 9am. For more information call Yvonne Beukes on 078 041 8963.