Peacefully from his home in Grimsby on Saturday, October 20, 2012, while surrounded by his family, the Lord called unto Himself Gerrit Van Woudenberg at the age of 80 years.  Beloved husband of Jenny (nee Stam) for 53 years.  Dear father of Diane and John Bosscher, Gerry and Heather Van Woudenberg, Cecile and Brian deWalle, and Franklin.  Loved Grandpa of Jason (Sandra), Lisa (Dave), Daniel (Leanne), and Karyn (Jay) Bosscher, Maria, Garrett, Justin, Cameron, Curtis, and Evan Van Woudenberg, Matthew, and Steven deWalle.  Dear Grampy of Logan, Aria, Emmalyn, and Kayley.  Loved brother of Annie (Hans), Jack (Ella), Pieter (Mary), Ed (Audrey), Bill (Corrie), and George (Hilly) and brother-in-law of the late Ben (Ria), Len (Hennie), Clarence (Marg), John (Jane), and Bev (Bill).  Will also be missed by many nieces and nephews.  Friends may visit with the family at COVENANT CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 480 Wolverton Rd., Grimsby on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 11 a.m., Rev. J. deGelder officiating.  Reception to follow. Private family Interment Service at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.  Donations to the Harvest Endowment Foundation in support of Christian education would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Please sign the Book of Condolence at


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