Louise A. (nee Hozee) deHaas, age 96, of North Tonawanda died on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 after a brief illness. Beloved wife of the late Pieter de Haas. Loving mother of Ditte de Haas of Amherst and Anneke (Frank) Sarzyniak of North Tonawanda. Proud Oma of Jennifer Sarzyniak of Fort Myers, Fl. Born in the Netherlands, she immigrated with her family to the United States in 1957. Louise was retired from the University of Buffalo where she worked in the School of Medicine. In her spare time she enjoyed all forms of crafts including sewing and knitting. In her later years she also enjoyed reading and watching softball. Family will be present on Saturday, January 21 from 10-11 AM for visitation at North Presbyterian Church, 168 Payne Ave., North Tonawanda, where a memorial service will be held at 11AM. The Rev. Stuart Buisch officiating. Flowers gratefully declined. Arrangements by Brunner Funeral Home.