Verbeem, Peter Bernardus

Verbeem, Peter Bernardus

August 5th, 2019

It’s with a heavy heart we announce the passing of Peter Bernardus Verbeem, on Monday, August 5, 2019, at University Hospital, at the age of 85. Loving husband of Willy (née Mutsaers) for 54 years. Beloved father of Sandra Verbeem and Mark Verbeem (Fatima). Very proud Opa of Lindsay, Lilly, Aydan, Ethan and Quintan. Dear brother of Dina (Marcel) Decock of Ajax, Ontario and Leun (Wim) Boudewijns of Maarheeze, Netherlands, and brother-in-law of Jan (Ena), Ad (Wilma), Peter (Cathy) and Wally (Diane). Survived by several nieces and nephews in Holland and Canada. Predeceased by brothers Kees and Jan; sisters Lena, Corrie and Janny; and sisters-in-law Cathy Van Mierlo and Johanna Mutsaers. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Friday, August 9, 2019 at 3:00 p.m., with visitation two hours prior. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Peter are asked to consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. 

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Wanda FramptonSandra & Family, So Sorry to hear of your Dad's Passing. With Heavy Hearts Know that this Family, Are thinking of you and yours. May You Have Many Happy Memories to Help you Deal with this Most Difficult Time of your Life.. Take Care. The Frampton Family in Thamesford.
Mimi Hartzog and familyMy sincere condolences. May your father Rest In Peace. Hugs my friend. Sorry you are going through this
Paul CharetteI'm so sorry for your loss Sandra xo
Art & Anne VandeCoevering Willy, Sandra, Mark and family we are sorry to hear of Pete’s passing. Cherish your many memories as you go through this sad journey of life. Art & Anne
Heather Louise BennerDear Sandra and Family...So sorry to hear about your Dad...Sending you hugs and sympathy...Love Heather
Marg SuttonSo sorry for your loss of Peter. Have worked at LDSS with him and often ran into him here in London. Spent lots of time in enjoyable conversations. I have just lost my husband 3 months ago so can understand your pain. You are in my prayers.
Lori, Lance, Matthew and Megan EdwardsTante Willy, Sandra, Mark and family, We are so sorry for your loss. He will be so greatly missed by everyone. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. He had such a kind heart and big smile that could light up a room (second only to Tante Willy's smile). We love you all.
Catherine VermueDear Willy and Family. Sincerest condolences and sympathy with the loss of a dear husband and father. My thoughts are with you.
JoannaSo very sorry to hear the passing of Mr Verbeem, He was a great teacher in high school.
Marg AllenWilly .. sending comfort and warm thoughts to you and your family. Peter was a kind and gentle soul. I will always have fond memories of my years of teaching with him at L.D.S.S. So glad I had the chance to chat with both of you at the L.D.S.S. gathering at the Legion. Take care, Marg Allen, Sarnia
Marilyn McRprieWilly, how sorry we all are here at Villa Ridge to learn of Peter's passing! We will miss his kindness to everyone.
Marie Jones and familySo sorry for your loss of a very special person, sincere condolences to all of Peter's loved ones
Bob CampbellMy condolences to Peter's family and friends. I had the privilege of working woth Peter at LDSS. He approached all tasks with the qualities of a craftsman: thoroughness, meticulous care and a commitment to a job well done. He did all this with great compassion and gentle humour. It was a rewarding experience to have known him as a fellow teacher.
Andy BriarsVery sorry to all for your loss.
Larry McClincheyOur deepest condolences to Willy, Sandra, Mark and families. I had the privilege of working with Peter at LDSS and Mark at Medway. Peter was a great mentor to me in my early teaching years and I had great respect for his ability to bring out the best in all of his students. Larry & Janet McClinchey
Lissette, Mary, Ernie, Adriana, JoselynOur condolences Willie, Sandra, Mark and the family on the loss of Peter -your husband, dad, OPA. He will be greatly missed by all of you!
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