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Henry “Henk” Van Dorp

VAN DORP, Henry “Henk” - Taken home peacefully to be with his Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at Woodstock Hospital in his 86th year. Born in Hazerswoude, Holland, July 21, 1929. Henk immigrated to Canada in June 1948. He was a loving husband of Leny for 61 years; and will be dearly missed by his seven children; John (Karen), George (Glenda), Connie (John), Henry (Susan), Calvin (Lisa), Lisa (Darryl), and Gabe. Cherished grandfather of twenty two grandchildren and three great-grand-children. Survived by brother Cor, sister Truus and sisters-in-law; Ria, Mary, and Willy. Predeceased by his siblings, Jan, Tony, Sander, Jacob and Ina. Henk was a long time member of Marantha Christian Reformed Church, Woodstock. He loved farming and was an avid shuffle board player for many years. The family will receive friends at BROCK & VISSER FUNERAL HOME , 845 Devonshire Ave., Woodstock, 519-539-0004 on Tuesday February 3, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The funeral service will be at Maranatha Christian Reformed Church, 735 Frontenac Cres., Woodstock on Wednesday at 1:30 pm with Pastor Daryl Meijer officiating. Interment to follow in Oxford Memorial Park Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions to Woodstock Christian School would be appreciated. Online condolences at www.brockandvisser.com The family would like thank the nurses and staff at Woodstock Hospital and Caressant Care Nursing Home for all their care and compassion.12893415
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Posted by Mary Jakeman (Neighbour) On Thursday, February 5, 2015
To Leny and family - Bob and I and our family would like to extend our sincere condolences on the loss of your husband Henry and father. Unfortunately Bob and I didn't see your loss till after visitation. May the good memories help you all during this great loss of a great friend, husband, father and grandfather.
Posted by Rendall & Myrna Bilton (Friends) On Thursday, February 5, 2015
We enjoyed many shuffleboard games with Henry.

And his leadership of being the OSA President.

On behalf of the OSA and my wife Myrna we keep

Leny and family in our thoughts and prayers.

Rendall Bilton

OSA President

Fare thee well
Posted by Tom @ Margaret Thomson (Old friend) On Thursday, February 5, 2015
It is wonderful that Henk has left such a large family behind him. When I think of him, I remember a very happy, congenial man who related very well to other people. But our generation is, one by one, passing away. Our sympathy goes out to the whole family on the loss of such a good man.
trom a freind
Posted by harry parrott (freind) On Tuesday, February 3, 2015
we share good memories. sincere sympathy
Posted by ken and sharon steinhoff (friend) On Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Lisa and Darryl and family ....so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you.

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