Passed away on June 20, 2016 in his 96th year with family by his side at Country Village, Woodslee. Loving husband of Elizabeth (nee Van Opdorp) for almost 70 years. Dearest father of Mary and husband Jim St. Pierre, Cisco, Bill (2015) and wife Jill, Adrian and wife Judi (2015). Cherished Opa of Tim (Teri), Lisa, Cindy (Mark), Andy (Dawn), Jason (Paola), Melissa, Marshall (Karen), Mackenzie (Evan), Branwen (Scott) and Joshua. Great-Opa to 13 great-grandchildren. Survived by siblings Joan Broeders and Bill (Catharina) of Essex County; Jan (Riet) and Joop (Mieke) of Holland. Predeceased by siblings Tonni Van Egmond, Gerry, Frank, Jeanne Uljee, Peet, Liesje and Lies Heynen. Henry was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council #4555, Woodslee and an avid bridge player and bike rider. Special thanks to the Support Staff at Country Village for their outstanding compassionate care of Henry and Elizabeth. If you so desire, memorial donations to Windsor-Essex County ALS Society would be appreciated. Visiting Friday 3-5:30pm with K of C prayers at 4pm at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Saturday, family and friends are invited to meet at St. John the Evangelist Church (1688 County Road 46, Woodslee) after 10am followed by Funeral Mass at 11am. Burial St. John’s Cemetery, Woodslee. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at www.FamiliesFirst.ca
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