Born: November 15, 1929 Wilnis, Holland
Died: June 17, 2012 Chilliwack, BC
Simon passed peacefully to his heavenly home after a long journey with Parkinson’s and dementia which he bore with patience and endurance. Survived by his family: wife Lucy of 54 years, children: Don (Cherryl), Bonita, Roger (Karen), grandchildren: Rachel, Daniel (Liz), Naomi, Samuel, Michael, Matthew, Esther, Kylagh, Branden, sisters Coby, Ann, Teiny, Alice, Mary, brother John and many extended family members, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers Nico, Jake, Tim, Tony and grandson Nathaniel. Burial at Hazelwood Cemetery. Memorial service Friday, June 22, 2:15 pm at Abbotsford Baptist Church 33651 Busby Street. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Special thanks to the staff at Eden Home for their excellent care and support.