Entered into rest at Wellington House, Prescott on Monday April 22, 2013. John William Bruins of Brockville aged 91 years. Loving friend and companion of Min VanderBarren. Predeceased by his wife thye former Frederika Vandenham. Dear father of Wilma Holmes (John) of Oshawa, Harold Bruins (Donna) of British Columbia and John Wilford “Bill” Bruins (Debbie) of Johnstown. Opa to 6 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren and also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Jan Willem and Wilhelmina Johanna (Vierdag) Bruins.
Family will receive friends at the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl St. East, Brockville, on Friday from 2 -4 & 7-9 pm. The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday April 27, 2013 at 2:00p.m. Family and friends may also call at the James H. Sutton Funeral Home, Amherstburg on Monday April 29, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. the Funeral Service will follow at 1 p.m. Interment will then be at Rosehill Cemetery. In memory of Bill, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Charity of your Choice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Messages of condolence make be made online at www.barclayfuneralhome.com