Lydia Bravenboer



It is with great sadness that the family of Lydia Bravenboer announces her passing on Sunday, September 30, 2018, at the age of 89 years. Lydia will be lovingly remembered by her children Sonja (Joseph) Talerico, Jo-Ann (John) Pituch and William (Glenda) Bravenboer. Lydia (Oma) will also be fondly remembered by her eight grandchildren, Erika, Krista, Jenee, John, Lori, Troy, Amy and Eric, and her eight great grandchildren. Lydia was predeceased by her husband Adrian Bravenboer, sister Johanna D’Haene and brother William Vander Weel. She is survived by her brother Adrian Vander Weel.

Lydia was born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and came to the United States in 1952. She was a loving and devoted mother and wife. She lived to make her family happy and was proud of all their accomplishments. She resided in Prospect Park, Riverdale, Oakridge and Whiting, New Jersey. She most recently lived in South Carolina with her beloved son, William.

Services will be private where Lydia’s life will be celebrated.

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Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet, SC (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.