Vanderwel, Cornelis 'Frank'

Vanderwel, Cornelis 'Frank'

February 14th, 2020

Peacefully on Friday, February 14th, 2020, at University Hospital at the age of 90. Cherished husband of the late Cornelia ‘Corry’ (2015). He is survived by his children:  Adrian (Susanne), Jacqueline (David) and Frank (Linda), and by his grandchildren:  Adrian, Jr. (Kirsten), Jacob, Christopher, Benjamin (Alyssa), Sarah (Cody), Frank III (Ruth), Isaac and Jordan. Great-grandfather of Cassandra Cornelia. C. Survived by his siblings: Trudy (Bert) Vanderhoek, Charles (Henrika) Vanderwel and Helen (Tony) Barton. Frank was the proud founder of Modern Landscaping Company. Visitation will be held on Friday, February 21, 2020 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where a private family funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Burial at Oakland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in Frank’s memory are asked to consider the London Regional Cancer Program or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. 

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Richard DimmelAdrian, i am sorry to hear that your father has passed away. Laurie and I wish to pass on our condolences to you and your family. He had a very long life and you have been a great son to him especially in the past few weeks. I also would like to pass on our thanks for all the years you have assisted my mom and dad. You have been a great help to them and they enjoyed seeing and talking to you when you came to cut grass etc. They would like to pass on their condolences as well. Again, we are sorry for your loss. Rick and Laurie
Wanda MillsWe enjoyed Frank and Corry during the years they were in Florida in the winter months. The driveway chats were always interesting. He will be missed by so many friends and family. Wanda Mills Bob Brileya
DoreenSending hugs to you all. May fond memories embrace you during this very sad time. Take good care each other, support one another as you each find your way through your grief. Love, Doreen
Sandi GrantAdrian & Sue, I’m so sorry Adrian. I know you really looked up to your Dad and have so many good stories and memories of your adventures with him. I’m know he will be missed by you, Sue & the boys. I never met him, but you spoke so highly of him so often, that I felt like I knew him. I especially like the story of his landscaping at Egerton Beach! I can tell you had a very special relationship. Lots of love from Peter & Sandi
Douwe VanderwelMy condolences to the Vanderwel family and especially to my cousins. I live in St. Albert, Alberta and won't be attending the funeral but my sisters will be there tomorrow.
Killers Bees HockeyOur sympathy to you Jackie and your family including Dave and Ben from your friends at Killers Bees Hockey. Our thoughts are with you and I can see your dad had a full life with lots of grandchildren.
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