Coby Heyns

Obituary of Coby Heyns

HEYNS, Jacoba 'Coby' peacefully at Lee Manor Nursing Home, Owen Sound on Wednesday, February 24, 2021. Coby Heyns (nee Zevenbergen) formerly of Shallow Lake in her 89th year. Beloved wife of the late William 'Bill' Heyns. Loved mother of Shirley and her husband Phil Visser, Fred and his wife Helen and Rob and his wife Brenda, all of Owen Sound and Linda and her husband Bruce DeBoer, Glenda and her husband Calvin Kapteyn and Brenda Hummel (late Wayne), all of Shallow Lake. Cherished grandmother of Nathan, Michael, Julie (Aaron), Becky, Brad (Emily), Courtney (Ryan), Rachael (Jon), Emily (Teagan), Lisa (Graham), David, William, Amanda (Mike), Christina, Melissa, Joseph, Joanna, Kara, Jessica (Joe), Vanessa and Brian and  great grandmother to Alexandra, Mikayla, Victoria, Riley, Emma and Charlie. Dear sister of Maartje Wolters (late John), John Zevenbergen (Jenny), Alice Zevenbergen (late Arie), Audrey Neerhof ( late John), Len Zevenbergen (Dianne), Gerda Alexander (late Don), Vida Dove (Bill) and Edie Hicks (late Maarten). Lovingly remembered by the Heyns family as well as many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her sister Jane Lenahan (late Paul) and great granddaughter Kenzie.


Private family funeral will be conducted at the Christian Reformed Church, Owen Sound.  Spring interment Zion Cemetery.  Arrangements entrusted to the DOWNS AND SON FUNERAL HOME, Hepworth.  Expressions of remembrance to Timothy Christian School would be appreciated.  Messages of condolence may be sent to the family through