Albert Gerardus Weernink, born in the Netherlands, passed away peacefully at his home in Kirkton on September 5, 2017 in his 82nd year.
Husband of Anny, married on April 28, 1962. Father of Richard, Corinne, Erma, Chris and his wife Dawn. Opa to Thomas and Natalie. Brother of Annie and Harry Weersink and siblings in Holland Jan d.1997 (Annie d.2007), Mary (Toine Tak, d. 2006), Gerrit (Annie), Sien (Jan Demmer), Lies (Hank Nyhuis, d.2003), Manny d. 2012 (Johan Sanderink), Trees (Gerard Kuiper) and brother-in-law of Riet (Theo Weghorst), and Jan Severt. Also survived and missed by many extended family members in Canada and Holland.
Albert will be greatly missed by family and friends; forever remembered for his passion for farming, generous heart, his devoted spirit and love for the Kirkton Community.
Visitation at the Andrew L. Hodges Funeral Home, 47 Wellington St. S., St. Marys, on Friday, Sept. 8, from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. Parish prayers at the funeral home at 2:30 p.m.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at HOLY NAME OF MARY PARISH, Northeast corner of Widder St. E. and Peel St. N., St. Marys, on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017 at 11 a.m. Interment in St. Marys Cemetery. Reception to follow at the Holy Name of Mary Parish Hall.
Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice.