Cornelis Vanderwoude

Obituary of Cornelis Vanderwoude

Vanderwoude, Cornelis Coenraad Gerard Marie “Kees”

Peacefully at Fox Ridge Care Community on Thursday, January 6, 2022 in his 96th year. Beloved husband of Eitdina Vanderwoude. Loving father of Herman Vanderwoude (Susan Mitchell), grandfather of Christopher Hall, Craig Vanderwoude and 4 great grandchildren. Served dutifully in the Dutch military and later the Canadian Black Watch. Kees immigrated to Canada from Holland in 1950 and worked at Hussman refrigeration for 30 years until retirement. Cornelis was an avid gardener and enjoyed spending time with his grandkids in his retirement. Cremation will take place at a later date. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the McCleister Funeral Home, 495 Park Road North, Brantford. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.mccleisterfuneralhome.ca  McCleister (519) 758-1553