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Thursday January 31, 2013

HEYSTEE, William Henry

Peacefully at the Elisabeth Bruyere Hospital on Friday, January 25, 2013, at the age of 85 after a valiant struggle with cancer. Loving husband to Cornelia (nee van Wijk) for 60 years. Dear father of Bill, Mary, and Richard (Audrey). Proud grandfather of Mark, Chelsey, Bryan, Steven, and Ian. Brother to Wilhelmina, Hendrikus and Richardus. Predeceased by sisters Maria, Jacoba and Catharina. Sincere thanks to the palliative care team at Elizabeth Bruyere that cared so wonderfully for him and supported his family in his time of need. Thanks also to staff at Winchester Memorial District Hospital and Russell Meadows Retirement Home for the care they provided. Funeral Mass will be held at St. John the Evangelist Church (2546 Stagecoach Rd., Enniskerry), Saturday, February 2, at 11 a.m. Reception following the Mass. As an expression of sympathy and in lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Private family inurnment at a later date.

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