In memory of

George Vaartjes

January 25, 1931 -  May 22, 2019

Gezinus (George) Vaartjes
25 January, 1931 – 22 May, 2019
Assen, The Netherlands – Brampton, ON

"Ask and it will be given to you, seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened." Matthew 7: 7-8

Husband of:
Mieke Westerman (pre-deceased-2013)

Father/Father In Law/Opa to:
Belinda Vaartjes & Michael Gillespie
Joyce Vaartjes & Paul Brûlé
Christopher & Krysta & Evelyn
Jeremy & Rochelle & Jaxon
Kimberly & Kyle & Ayla & Ollie
Charmaine & Matt
Karl Vaartjes & Melanie
Heather Vaartjes-Ponsen (pre-deceased-1999)
Daniel & Cheryl & Jayden & Brooke
Felicia & Shane

Brother of:
Jan Vaartjes – 1921–1981
Wicher Vaartjes – 1923–lived for 138 days
Wicher Vaartjes – 1926–2001 (exact year of death unknown)
Bouwina (Ina) Roelofs – 1928–2009
Christina (Tineke Van Lunteren) – 1934


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Sam & Colette Aragones (friends of Karl and Melanie Vaartjes and family)

Entered May 25, 2019 from Etobicoke

Your Dad/Opa was truly a pillar of faithfulness and hard work. He seemed to be a man of few words, but had that twinkle in his eye! We are very sorry for your loss, but are rejoicing he is with the Lord, your dear Mom/Oma and Heather again.

Ineke(Bouwina) van Duijn-Roelofs (Nice, daughter from Bouwina)

Entered May 26, 2019 from Katwijk the Netherlands

We are very sorry to hear that your father (-in law) and granddad has passed away. Our condolences to your all. But also thankful of the many years he has been in your life’s . The way we knew your father he must have been a wonderful person for you all. Giving a lot off love and great humor and relativating he had. Resting many good memories.
We pray and think off you all,
Love and greetings,
Ineke and Gerrit van Duijn

Familie Beumer (Dochter van tante Ina in Holland)

Entered May 26, 2019 from Holland

Heel veel sterkte voor jullie allen.

In iedere traan van verdriet
Glinstert een mooie herinneringen

Liefs Rudy & Annemieke


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