Monday, September 21, 1931 - Sunday, August 19, 2012
Obituary and Life History
Passed away at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Sunday, August 19, 2012. FRANK VANDERBURGT, 80 years, of Wyoming. Frank was the loving husband of the late Mary (1999). He was the loving best friend of Maria Cornelis of Wyoming. He will be missed by his children Linda Vanderburgt of Toronto,...
Bob and Mary Jane Vanderburgt of Sarnia, and Ron and Ruth Anne Vanderburgt of Wyoming, and his grandchildren Brian and Heidi and their son Brayer, Jennifer and Blair, Emily and Shaun, Paul, Haley, and Jessica. He was loving son of the late Harry and Helen Vanderburgt. Frank was the loving brother of Francien and Leo Arts, Bill and Nellie Vanderburgt, Casey and the late Flo Vanderburgt, the late Joe Vanderburgt and his wife Astrid, the late Ann and the late Leo Arts, and the late Theresa Van Herk and her husband Arnold and his wife Marilyn. Frank will be sadly missed by his in-law's Jane and Bill Harmeyer, the late John and his wife Annie Vandeschoot, Joanne and John VandenBroek, Corry and Adrian Van Hooft, Margaret and Murray Bryce, Jean and Gord Richardson, Jo and Bill MacKenzie, Fran and Doug Aitken, and Casey and Jenny Vandeschoot. He will also be lovingly remembered by the Cornelis family and many nephews and nieces. Frank was retired member of Local 1089 of the Labourer's Union. Visitor's will be received on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Wyoming Chapel, 650 Broadway St, Wyoming. Parish prayers will be offered at 4:00 p.m. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 11:00 am at St. Philip’s Church, King St., Petrolia. Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Bluewater Health Foundation (bluewaterhealthfoundation.ca) or V.O.N.(www.von.ca). Memories, condolences, and pictures may be shared on-line at www.needhamjay.com.
- Date and Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM on Tuesday, August 21, 2012
- Location: Wyoming Chapel, Broadway Street, Wyoming
- Details: Parish prayers will be offered at 4:00 p.m.
- Date and Time: Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 11:00 AM
- Location: St. Philip's Church, King Street, Petrolia
Dear Maria and Frank's family. I am so sorry for your sorrow. Frank was such a kind, caring man. I have prayed for him for so long. May God and your wonderful memories give you peace at this sad time. Caring Hugs, Donanne Avery
Ron, Ruth & Family: Our sincere condolences on the loss of your father.
Ron, Ruth and Family: I am so very sorry to hear about Frank's passing. I will remember the times I met him at the Drs. or when I visited him on one of his numerous hospital stays. Even though I am retired from Dr. Pringles I still remember Frank coming in and making my day.
My condolences to the family. Brian & Heidi .. you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Linda .....my very sincere condolences
Our condolences in Uncle Frank's passing. He was always one to make all his neices and nephews smile..."Uncle Goofy". He will never be forgotten. May you have peace and understanding with his passing.
Ron, Bobby and Linda, Sorry to hear about Frank. We spent some time together as kids and although we grew apart as life went on our parents were remained best of friends. Frank was a real good man.
Ron and Ruth: Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Thinking of you during this difficult time.
Linda, our sincerest condolences to you and all the family. Our thoughts are with you.
I am sorry to hear about your Dad, Ron and Ruth. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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