Andy passed away peacefully in his sleep at McKenzie Towne Care Centre on Tuesday, April 21, 2009 at the age of 65 years.
Besides his loving wife of forty-two years Judy, Andy is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Micheal and Tina Van Berkel; two grandsons, Austin and Dylan; his brother Bill Van Berkel; sister Marie (Jim) Hourie; brother-in-law Larry (Sandy) Robinson; and numerous nieces and nephews. Andy was predeceased by his father Cornelis in 1983 and mother Catharina in 2000.
Andy worked for forty years for CP Rail Ogden Shop until he retired in June of 2001.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church (7103 – 20A Street S.E.) on Monday, April 27, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 1825 Park Road S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 3Y6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca.
In living memory of Andrew Van Berkel, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences