Passed away peacefully at Coleman Care Centre, Barrie on Sunday October 1st, 2017 in his 90th year. Beloved husband of Nelli (nee Groot). Loving father of Elizabeth Garlick (Ed) of Kitchener, Diny Kennedy (the late Howard) of Saskatchewan, Velma Connelly (Jim) of Elmvale, John (Terry) of Barrie, Charlene Vegter (Harry) of Barrie, Jeanette Binstock (Harry) of Barrie and Tim (Michelle) of Alliston. Loving grandfather of 19 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Brother of Ted, Ria and the late Henny, Renger, Willy, Aarte, and Jan. Sadly missed by several nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the Jennett Funeral & Cremation Centre 152 Bradford St., Barrie on Thursday from 7:00-9:00p.m. Service from First Christian Reformed Church 33 Shirley Ave.,Barrie on Friday October 6th at 11:00a.m. Interment Barrie Union Cemetery. Memorial donations to World Renew would be appreciated by the family.