With great sadness in our hearts, we share the passing of our father at Lakeridge Oshawa on December 10, 2020 in his 97th year.
Beloved husband of the late Trudy (nee Jagers).
Loving father of Mary (Herb), Andy (Wanda), Bets (Joe) and Frank (Gail). Pre-deceased by his daughter-in-law Brenda.
Dear Opa of Sam (Lyndsey), Ben (Megan), Jason (Alyssa), Kelly (Brently), Jen (Chris), Kristi, Corey and Victoria (Jordan)Great Opa of Elizabeth, Abbey, Wyatt, Scarlett, Nash, Jameson and Emily.
Dad is survived by members of the Scheepers and Jagers families in Holland and Canada.
A strong and independent man, Dad immigrated to Canada in 1949, lived in his home for over 68 years, was a GM retiree and an avid gardener (hardly a weed to be seen).
In lieu of flowers, we ask you to consider a donation to the Alzheimer Society of Canada https://alzheimer.ca/on/en or Lung Health Foundation https://lunghealth.ca/
Private family service will be held on Sunday, December 13th at 1:30. Others may join us live on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/BarnesMemorialFuneralHome .
Messages of condolence and shared memories can be left for the family by visiting barnesmemorialfuneralhome.com .