Nicholas W. K. Lefeber

June 16, 1921 - July 21, 2009
Nicholas W. K. Lefeber

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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.


Friday, July 24, 2009
12:00 AM

Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Our Lady of the Angels Chapel - Directions
208 7th Ave. West
Hendersonville, NC 28791

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  • July 23, 2009
    Victor Almodovar says:
    Nanette and family We are so sorry for your loss. Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. You have a new angel watching over your beautiful family. Love always Bainca, Paola, Clarissa, and Victor

  • July 23, 2009
    Diana Ricker says:
    My mother just phoned me with the news. I am so sorry for your loss. You all have and always will be in my heart and prayers. If there is anything I can do, let me know. Love to all - Diana

  • July 23, 2009
    Darlene and Philip Quintana says:
    Hi Nicole, So sorry to hear about your dad. Phil and I are here for you if you need anything at all. You are in our thoughts and prayers always! All Our Love, Darlene, Phil, Daniel, and Jason

  • July 23, 2009
    Camilla Picone says:
    To Aunt Maria,Nicole,Nanette and Anthony, So very sorry to hear about Oma Nick.You are in our thoughts and prayers. With Deepest Sympathy, Camilla,Ken and boys

  • July 24, 2009
    Georgia Clark says:
    I am so sorry to hear about your father Nanette. This is Georgia Clark and we went to Immaculata together. I was in the hosp recently and your uncle which I thought was your dad at the time gave me communion. I was deeply sorry to hear that he was sick.God bless you all.