MARIETTE van der MEER Lost her brief fight with colorectal cancer on October 11, 2016 at the age of 81. Sadly missed by her daughters, Helena Dean and Christine Dingemans, as well as her granddaughter Sophie Potter and family in Holland. Much loved by her many friends and will be remembered as a kind, sweet, independent lady. Memorial gathering to be held at The Simple Alternative, 275 Lesmill Road on Saturday, October 22nd at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Yonge Street Mission or OVC Pet Trust.