AndrewMost precious and loving son of John and Ida Kerkhof passed into the arms of Jesus on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at the age of 26 years.  Much loved and dearly missed brother to Laura and Pip Ouwehand, and Jordan Kerkhof and Alison Boven.  Proud and loving uncle to Zachary and Adelyn Ouwehand.  Loved dearly by his grandparents Peter and Sylvia Vellenga and Anje Kerkhof.  Predeceased by his Opa Jacob Kerkhof and his Uncle Joe Medeiros.  Loved dearly by many aunts, uncles, and cousins.  Andrew will be remembered for his compassion, his sarcastic humour and his brilliant smile that lit up a room.  He was intelligent beyond his years and could fix the unfix-able.  Andrew graduated from Ryerson University with honours in 2011.  Andrew is and always will be greatly loved, missed and remembered by his family and friends.  Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Interment Service will be held at Burlington Memorial Gardens on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. followed by a Celebration of Life Service at BETHEL CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 616 Dundas St. E., (at Kerns Rd.), Waterdown at 2:30 p.m., Rev. B. Adema officiating.  Reception to follow in the church hall.  If so desired, donations to Shalem Mental Health Network would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Please sign the Book of Condolence at
” Because he loves me,” says the Lord, “I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges my name. He will call upon me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honor him.”
Psalm 91:14-15


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