VELDSTRA, Itske - On Monday, September 12, 2016, The Lord took unto Himself his child Itske Veldstra from the Norfolk General Hospital, Simcoe, in his 91st year. Itske Veldstra of Gardenview LTC, Parkview Meadows, Townsend and formerly of Cayuga, in his 91st year.
Beloved husband for 66 1/2 years of Nellie ((nee Neltje Vandenberg). Dear father of Grace and Sid Holtrop of Lethbridge, Alta., Margaret and Arthur Veldhuizen of Fonthill, Ralph and Gerrie Veldstra of Brantford, Irene and Tom Billiald of Ancaster and Nanda and Randy Haveman of Binbrook. Loving Opa of 20 grandchildren and 45 great grandchildren.
Predeceased by granddaughter Deanna and great grandson Dustin.
Brother of the late Albert, Sipke, Bertus Tina and John.
Friends are invited to call at Cooper Funeral Home, Jarvis, on Friday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Following a family graveside service at White Chapel Memorial Gardens a funeral Service for Itske will be held at Maranatha Christian Reformed Church, 33 King Avenue, York, on Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
Donations to Maranatha CRC Building Fund or Parkview Meadows would be appreciated by the family.