Born November 24, 1927, passed away on September 6, 2012.  Beloved husband of Johanna for 61 years.  Loving father to Pete and Kelly, Bill and Danielle, Jack and Daniele, Ann, and Coreen and Paul.  Grandfather to Katie and Mike, Jeremy and Alisha, Chad and Bree, Cortny and John, Kennedy, Emerson, Sterling, JJ and Amy, Melanie, Jenna and Dave, Karen and Mike, James and Meaghan, Dana and Ron, Trisha, Brittany, and Kandis.  Great grandfather to 9 great grandchildren.  Friends will be received at the C. Stuart Sykes Funeral Home, 91 Division St. S., Kingsville from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. on Sunday September 9, 2012 .  Funeral service from the Christian Reformed Church, 276 Talbot S., Essex, Ontario on Monday September 10, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated.  Interment in Cottam Cemetery.    Condolences may be left at



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