VAN WERKHOVEN Hendrikus (Hank) Arnold
1923 ~ 2011. Passed away peacefully
on September 22, 2011. Resting safely in the arms of Jesus is our dad, grandpa, great grandpa (GG) and dear brother. He will be dearly missed by his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Daughter Marja (Pete) and their children Wayne (Erica) Emily and Danielle; James (Sarah) Martin; Tracy (Don) Trydian; Ryan (Corina) Mikayla and Lucy; Kim (Tyler) Ethan and Hannah; Brent (Sasha). Son Ed (Evelyn) and their children Dale; Eddie (Laura) Caleb and Saoirse; Brad. Son John (Cathy) and their children Susan (Adam) Gavin, Morgan, Audrey; Nancy (Kevin) Rowan, Blair and William; Rod (Kris) Elliot; Steven (Charissa) Isaac and Felicity; Curtis (Britteny); Mike. Daughter Janny (Siegfried) and their children Matthew (Angie); Janna (Joey) Samaira and Samson; Jordan (Sara) Jacob; Amy (Isaac). Daughter Diana (John) and their children Amanda, Alicia, Nathan. Son Hank (Maryann) and their children Brian, Trevor, Jenelle. Son Dave (Edna) and their children Kyla, Cody. Sisters; Akke, Miep and Marianne (Arend), brother; Jaap (Aad), brother-in-law Evert (Toos) and sister-in-law Fiep, as well as many nieces and nephews. Honorary family; Geisla and Gunther, Sonia (Tony) Cole and Addison; Tim (Tara) Kylee. He will be remembered by his church family, friends, and all the lives he touched through the Pilot Garage, being Fire Chief, foster parenting, Pathways, Pleasantview, Meals-on-Wheels, Lunch with the Bunch.
The family wishes to thank staff at the Cedars and Mission Memorial Hospital for the love and care given to dad and his family. A celebration of his life will be held on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 1:00 pm at Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 3215 Trethewey St., Abbotsford.