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(English) Down Memory Lane – the Second Decade 1953-1963 (Bill)

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Bill Olders Speech presented at Joseph and Gerarda Olders 50th Wedding Anniversary  1953 – 1955 One of the unforgettable times was the… (read more)

(English) Down Memory Lane – the Fourth Decade 1973-1983 (Ine)

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. During this time, 12 Kenmark Blvd. in Scarborough was still the heart of clan life. From here, Mom could worry about her… (read more)

(English) Down Memory Lane – the Third Decade – 1963-1973 (Henry)

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Henry Olders Speech at 50th Anniversary Dinner At the outset, a disclaimer: Peter is the last to talk, and he’s already told… (read more)

(English) Down Memory Lane – the First Decade 1943–1953 (Hannie)

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. DOWN MEMORY LANE – THE FIRST DECADE 1943 – 1953   written by Hannie We borrowed the title from a very popular radio… (read more)

(English) Early Family History Stories

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. These early family history stories were written by Ine for the album that we presented to Mom and Dad for their 50th… (read more)

(English) The War Years

عفوا، هذه المدخلة موجودة فقط في الإنجليزية الأمريكية. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. This year (2015), the Olders clan is celebrating our SIXTY YEARS IN CANADA anniversary. Sixty years ago Joseph and Gera, with their… (read more)

Memories of Kerstmis in the Netherlands

Ine wrote: I remember the first Christmas tree I saw in our house in Tegelen. It was a real tree, with beautiful glass ornaments, all different colours and different shapes. The best part was the beautiful little white candles in their metal clip holders, lit for only a few minutes. Those lights, and the scent… (read more)