Nick W.K. Lefeber, 88, of Hendersonville, died Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at Four Seasons Hospice Elizabeth House. A native of Holland, he was a son of the late Anthony and Ludmilla Lefeber . A resident of Henderson County since 1948, he and his brother founded and operated the business Flower Express for over 38 years.
In Holland, he was a member of the Dutch Underground Army during WWII. He was a member of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church.
Surviving is his wife of 45 years, Maria Lefeber; two daughters Nicole DeCarlo of Florida and Nanette Fernandez-Rubio of Florida; one son Anthony Jose` Nicholas Lefeber of Hendersonville; two sisters Nathaly Scaskunas, of Tennessee; and Riet Adamse of Florida; one brother Anthony Lefeber of Hendersonville; and three grandchildren.
A mass of the resurrection will be celebrated at 2:00pm on Friday, July 24 at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church. The Reverend John Salvas will officiate. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery.
Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Our Lady of the Angels Chapel - Directions
208 7th Ave. West
Hendersonville, NC 28791