Marie Therese Sprokel
Resident of San Jose Sep. 1, 1920 - Sep. 25, 2018
On Tuesday, September 25, 2018, Marie Therese Sprokel passed away peacefully at age 98. Born and raised in Heerlen, The Netherlands. She was the oldest of nine children of Jef and May Ummels. After receiving her teaching credential and one year of marriage, she and her late husband, Gerard Sprokel. immigrated to United States, and they lived in Fishkill, New York and then settled in San Jose 1973. They were married 66 years. “Sis” is will be remembered for her loving and positive personality. She was a devoted wife. Among many activities, she enjoyed baking, especially home made cherry pie and delicious summer squash casserole.
A Celebration of her Life and Funeral Mass will be held Thursday, October, 18, 2018, 11 AM at St. Christopher Church, 2278 Booksin Ave (at Curtner), San Jose.