born June 30, 1930, Rotterdam.
Died peacefully in the loving arms of family at home on January 29, 2007.
Joe is survived by his dearly loved wife, Rita, and children, Josee and husband Victor Duffhues, Patricia and husband Craig Woodard, and Andrew Koenen. His loss is also deeply felt by nine grandchildren, and six great-granddaughters.
He showed amazing grace, courage, and love during his battle with cancer. We were priveleged to care for him at home. A memorial celebration of his lifeÂ was held at Page Point Inn (a place he really loved), February 1, 2007, 2 – 4 pm. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Cancer Society.