In Memory of






Obituary for Maria "Mary" Van Roessel (Pigmans)


Mary Van Roessel, 88, of Ajax and formerly of Russeldale passed away peacefully at her residence on Friday, August 9, 2019.

Beloved wife of the late Adrian Van Roessel (1996). Dear mother of Henry (Kaori), Ed (Barb), Leah, and Rob (Val). Loving grandmother of Stacey (Adam), Scott (Teresa); Ryan, Dan (Melissa) and Carly. Cherished great grandmother of Austin, Ben; Piper; Ellie and Jasper. Also surviving is her sister Dini Manders and many nieces and nephews of the Netherlands and Belgium.

Predeceased by her parents Petrus and Henrica Pigmans and four siblings of the Netherlands and Belgium

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 29 Park Lane, Mitchell on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. A reception will follow in the parish hall. A private family interment will take place at St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to one of Mary's favourite charities, either Canadian Red Cross or Canadian Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated and may be made at