VERKUYL, Pieter - Peacefully at the Fosterbrooke Long Term Care Home, Newcastle, Ontario on Saturday, July 29, 2017, age 90 years.
Pieter Verkuyl, formerly of Brighton, son of the late Dirk Verkuyl and the late Durktje (Willemse).
Loving husband of Gerdina (Voskamp).
Dear father of Dick Verkuyl and his wife Joan of Newcastle, Patricia and her husband John Vermeulen of Bowmanville, John Verkuyl and his wife Rose of Bowmanville, Henry Verkuyl of Courtice, and Jody and her husband John TerHaar of Codrington.
Brother of Marie, Harry, Matthew, Dirk and John. Predeceased by his sisters, Elly, Corrie, Johanna, and his brother Hendrik.
Sadly missed by his 18 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, and his many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at the Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, 204 Main Street, Brighton, on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 from 10 o’clock. Service to follow in the Church at 11 o’clock. Interment at Carrying Place.
The family would like to thank all of the staff of Fosterbrooke, and Pastor Paul, for their kind and compassionate care.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Fosterbrooke Long Term Care Home Residence Council would be appreciated.