VERWOERD, Hendrik (Henk) Diederik

August 13, 1937 – August 2, 2016

Passed away suddenly into the arms of his Saviour. Born in the Netherlands, he immigrated to Canada as a young adult. He had a career as a builder with Birch Development.

Henk was known for his affectionate smile and heart for those in need of support. Henk was predeceased by his parents, his brother John as well as several in-laws. Henk is survived by wife Anne; his children Art (Shirley), Yvonne (Edward) Vandervelden, Ingrid (Bryan) Fritsch, Christine

(Jason) Versluis; his precious grandchildren Justin, Alisa, Derek (Sarah), Kiera, Joshua Adam, Kajsa, Rebecca, Emma, Eric, Jillian, and Connor Venhuizen; Helen Verwoerd; and Christian and Christina Venhuizen. Henk will be missed by his large extended family. A Celebration of Life will be held at Fleetwood Christian Reformed Church (9165 – 160 St) Monday, Sept. 5, 2016 at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to Langley Hospice Society.

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