1936 – 2015
Peacefully at home while surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, the Lord called to Himself John J. Buikema at the age of 78 years. Beloved husband of Henrietta (nee Schuller) and the late Ann (nee Werkman). Loved father of James T., John, Anne and Ron Jager, Chuck and Kerrie, Gilbert and Wilma, Marcy and Arnie Schulenberg, Pete and Cherie, Emily and Ed ‘tHart, Albert, Jeffrey and Kevin. Dear grandfather of 23 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson. Loved brother of Ken and Christine, Bini and the late Gus Buist, Alice and Gary Veenman, Eve and the late Bert Buikema and will be missed as a brother-in-law and uncle in the Schuller and Werkman families. Friends may visit with the family at VINEYARD CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 4628 John St., Beamsville on Thursday from 3-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service will be held at EBENEZER CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 607 Dynes Rd., Burlington on Friday, March 6, 2015 at 10:30 am. Interment to follow at Greenwood Cemetery. If so desired, donations to Anchor Association would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Tribute Wall at kitchingsteepeandludwig.com
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