Peacefully at his home with his family by his side on Tuesday September 25th, 2012 in his 69th year. Beloved husband of Susanna Jouwstra (nee Egas).  Beloved father of Annette Yates (Geoffrey), John Jouwstra (Jennifer) and Ed Jouwstra (Sheri-Anne).  Dear grandfather of Cindy, Katie, Joey (Natalie), Todd, Matthew, Tyler, Karissa, Samantha, Annabelle and Caleb and great grandfather of  Jacob and Hannah.  Brother of Carol Weatherup (the late Laverne) and Winnie McPhee (Steve).  Brother-in-law of Agatha Kloostra (the late Mike) and John Egas (Jane).  Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home 11 King St., W., Colborne on Thursday from 7-9 pm.  A funeral service will be held in the Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, Brighton on Friday September 28th, 2012 at 11 am.  If desired donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.  Condolences received at

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