Nieuwland – Rudolph “Rudi” Cornelius Johannes of London passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at University Hospital on Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 in his 64th year. Beloved son of Lena (Koningswoud) Nieuwland and the late Cornelius Nieuwland (1981). Loved brother of Arend (Jannie) Nieuwland of Durham and Bill (Trudie) Nieuwland of Grand Bend. Cherished uncle of Justin (Jenn Anne), Roben (Ilichna), Jordan (Lindsay), Natalie (Michael), Jonathan and Mitchell (Melody). Rudi was born in Holland on January 9th, 1949. He worked as an interior designer.

Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Saturday at 1:00pm. Interment to follow in Elmdale Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Saturday from 12:00-1:00pm. Memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Online condolences may be sent to

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