Peacefully at Bluewater Health on February 20, 2013, Ken Hiemstra passed away at the age of 64.   Beloved husband of Linda. Loving father of Rebecca (Michel) Breault and Bryan (Sharon) Hiemstra. Cherished grandfather of Joshua, Kamryn, Benjamin, Devin, Ashton and Adrianah. Dear brother of Betty (John) Veenendaal, Vicki (Frank) Kap, Tietie (Ralph) Pittaro, and Harry Hiemstra. Predeceased by his parents Broer and Eke Hiemstra and step-mother Helen Hiemstra.   Ken was a millwright at Lambton Generating Station for over 30 years. He was a free spirit who enjoyed family time and working on the farm. Ken was a jack-of-all-trades and had a knack for fixing anything. He used his skills to build three family homes, of which he was immensely proud.  Family and friends will be received from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, February 22, 2013 at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home. Cremation to follow. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to charity of choice (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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