Martinus (Martin) Verhees, loving husband, father, and grandfather, passed away on January 31, 2007 at the age of 76 years.
Martinus is survived by his loving wife of fifty-two years, Catharina (Cathy); children, Pete (Anita), Miriam (Scott), and Ray (Debra); and grandchildren, Kyle, Mark, Leif, Brandon, Cindy, Odin, Cody, and Zoe. Martinus was predeceased by his sister, Antonia, in 1933; mother, Antonia, in 1947; and father Piet, in 1958.
He loved and was loved. His family was his life.
A Celebration of Martinus’ Life will be held at the Bowness Seniors Club (6422 35 Avenue N.W.) on Sunday, February 4, 2007 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Lung Association, P.O. Box 4500, Station South, Edmonton, AB T6E 6K2 Telephone: 1 (888) 566 – 5864.
In living memory of Martinus Verhees, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences