CORNELISSEN: Antone of Watford, formerly of Strathroy
Passed away peacefully on Monday, January 21st, 2013 at Watford Quality Care. Beloved husband and lifelong partner of Regina (nee Hendriks) Cornelissen for 60 years. Sadly missed by his children Marillian (Ray) MacDougall, Lucy (Ken) Holman, Bernadette “Erna” (Doug) Pitt, George (Carolyn) Cornelissen, Hans (Karen) Cornelissen, Sheila (Rob) Sullivan, Anita (Jim) Smeekens and Beatrix Enter (Tom Larsen). Predeceased by daughter Rita (1963). Loving Opa to Patrick (Carolynne) O’Neil, Chris (Lisa) O’Neil and Karen (Rob) Zelch; Kurt, Keith and Krystle Holman; Kathleen, Teresa and William Pitt; Mike, Ashley and Kyle Cornelissen; Dustin, Cody and Bryce Cornelissen; Greg, Samantha and Amanda Sullivan; Brianne, Richie, Joey and Lisa Smeekens; Janita, Rebecca and JW Enter. Great Opa to Anniek Pitt; Charles, Valera and Rosalie Zelch; Jesse-David and Simon O’Neil. Predeceased by sons-in-law Ralph O’Neil (1986) and Chuck Van Herten (2001) and by great grandson Lazarus Pitt (2001). Antone will also be missed by all of his brothers, sisters, brothers and sisters-in-law and their families. Visitation will be held at the WATFORD CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013 from 7-9pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, January 24th at 11am at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Watford. Father Gerard Bedard celebrant. Interment to follow at Watford Catholic Cemetery. Donations to the Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denningfuneralhome.com .