John SPRANGERS

Sprangers, John

(Johannes Antonius Aloysius)

October 8, 1936 – March 21, 2008

John Sprangers of Abbotsford, passed away on Good Friday, March 21, 2008 at the age of 71 at MSA Hospital.

John was born in Lage Zwaluwe, Holland and immigrated to Canada in 1956. After returning to Holland for a number of years, he settled in Canada with his wife Corry in 1969. He was a dairy farmer for 28 years until retiring in 1998.

He is survived by his loving wife Corry, his two sons Terry and Ray, and his daughter Wendy (Andrew). Opa will be greatly missed by his two grandchildren, Kylah and Ethan. John is also survived by four brothers and three sisters living in Canada, Holland, and Luxembourg.

Prayers will be offered at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, March 26th at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, 33333 Mayfair Ave, Abbotsford, BC where Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, March 27th.