VAN ECK, Jacobus Johan “Jack” - On Thursday, September 15, 2016 the Lord in His infinite wisdom ascended Jack into a pain free life to live with Jesus, his Lord and Saviour.
Beloved husband of 56 years to Teunie “June” (nee VanHarten). Loving father to Dianna and Wilf Kuipers (predeceased 2006), and Jo Ann and Dennis Voorberg.
Dearly loved grandfather to Amber and Reuben Langendoen, Jordan and Nikki Kuipers, Logan Kuipers, Tyler Kuipers, Sarah Voorberg, Adam Voorberg, Steven Voorberg (Evalyn… Boekestein). Special great grandpa to Jackson and Shiloh, Tucker and Chase.
Dear friend to Harry and Marg Knip and children.
Brother to Klaas, and Kees and Nel. Predeceased by brothers Gerard and Tom, and sister Atie, all of The Netherlands. Brother-in-law to Peter and Sandy VanHarten.
Special thanks to the staff of the VON, St. Elizabeth, and 8 West at the Hamilton General Hospital for their wonderful loving care.
Family will receive friends on Monday, September 19th from 2 -4 and 7-9 p.m. at DUNDAS CALVIN CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 420 Hwy 5 W, Dundas, where the Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, September 20th at 11 a.m. Private family interment will be held prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society or the Billy Graham Association.