Lisa Josina Briand

January 12, 1928 - April 23, 2015 

Lisa Josina Briand

January 12, 1928 - April 23, 2015 

Obituary for Lisa Josina Briand

BRIAND, Lisa Josina, 87 – Halifax

It is with sadness we announce her death on April 23, 2015 at the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, NS. Born in Tilburg, Netherlands, she was a daughter of the late Alphonse and Philemena (Bezeau) Van Berkel.

Lisa is survived by her loving husband of 51 years, Bart, special niece Muriel Benoit, other nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by parents, brothers and sisters.

Lisa was an avid reader, enjoyed sewing, cooking and playing cards.

Funeral mass will be held in Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church, Arichat on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 11am with Rev. Doug MacDonald officiating. Burial to follow in OLA Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Anne’s Community & Nursing Care Centre or a charity of choice. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to I.M.L Funeral Services Ltd., Isle Madame, NS. Donations or messages of condolence may be sent to the family at

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