Peacefully on Saturday, November 10, 2012, at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Hendrick “Hank” Joosse passed away at the age of 60 with family by his side. Beloved husband and best friend to Suzanne (Deschenes). Cherished father to Katrina. Loved brother to Ellie (Hank) Visser, Len (Anne) Joosse, Andy (Gerrie) Joosse, John Joosse, Lena (Doug) Hokansson, Brian Joosse, Cathy Oosterhof, Lea Pool and Wilma (Denis) Brazeau. Will be missed by the Deschenes family as well as many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Adriaan and Catherina Joosse, sister Elizabeth Hazelhof, sister-in-law Elizabeth Joosse and by nephews Nicholas Oosterhof and David Hazelhof. Hank was a loving husband and father, master carpenter and a devoted man to the community.
Family and friends will be received on Monday, November 12, 2012 at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 LONDON LINE, SARNIA, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at Redeemer Christian Reformed Church, 5834 Blackwell Side Road, Sarnia at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Irwin Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at http://www.smithfuneralhome.ca/

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