Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, Christiaan Jongerius passed away at the age of 88. Born and raised in Utrecht, predeceased by his loving wife Julia, his two sisters Rie and Thea, and his brother Chiel. Oom Chris will be fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Greatly missed by his brothers and sisters-in-law. Predeceased by his parents Chiel and Anna Jongerius (Vermeulen). Chris loved golfing at Huron Oaks and St. Clair Parkway. A special thank you to Dr. Campbell, Dr. Ramirez, Dr. Maddison, Dr. Crombeen, the nurses and staff at Bluewater Health Palliative Care and St. Joseph’s Hospice. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 18, 2014, at Our Lady of Mercy Catholic Church, 390 N. Christina St., Sarnia. Interment to follow in Resurrection Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Bluewater Health Palliative Care or St. Joseph’s Hospice. Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.

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