In loving memory of Andreina

Hello to all who are taking the time to read this post.


My name is Maarten and last month on June 19th, my dear loving wife, Andreina, unexpectedly passed away. She had asthma and suffered from an attack so powerful that it took her life. She was the main caretaker of our two children, our son Nayan who just turned one, and our seven year old daughter Samara.

Andreina had a transforming effect on anyone she met during her life.
Because she would challenge you.
Because she taught many of us that only the brave can touch the flame.
Because she had so much faith in the universe.
Because with her courage, she went further than most of us.
Because of her way of giving birth and raising Nayan and Samara.
Because of her life philosophy.

Following this life philosophy, we raised our children, and spending as much time as possible with them and continuing their education in the way Andreina had done is now my main concern. Between my own mourning process and the reality of caring for a baby and a young daughter who is still trying to understand the loss of her mother, I need to remain home with them as much as possible. This means I will work less during the coming year. We are also in the process of moving out of the house we lived in for four years to a place where we can be closer to friends that can help us.
This process will take time and resources, and we will need all the help we can get during this phase, so anything you can help with would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts,

Maarten, Samara & Nayan






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Maarten van Wijk 
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Fellines, CT, Spain
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