Peacefully on November 12, 2020 John A. Bakker passed away at Four Counties Health Alliance in his 92nd year. Lovingly remembered by his wife Joanne Bakker of 70 years. Father to Willy (George) Van Dyk, John (Linda) Bakker, Jenny (Leigh) Allossery, Francine (Ron) Verhelle, Josie (Perry) Allossery. Opa to Lisa (Richard), Erica (Jay), George Jr., Jonathan (Anne), Sarah (Tim), Josh, Jennifer, Sandra, Lee, Ashlee, Amanda (Carlos), Angie, Brian (Candice), David (Lindsay), Vickie (Mike), Katie, Jessica (Greg). Opa to many loving great grandchildren. Survived by sibling Ada, Toos, Johan, Kees, Jaantje, Alie, Corry, Dora, Tonny and Antoon. Predeceased by great grandson Henry and siblings Marie, Nico and Annie.
John enjoyed playing the button box, dancing, travelling, fishing, coffee with the neighbours and playing cards. He was an easy going, fun natured man who was proud of his family.
Visitation will be held at Denning's of West Lorne and you are welcome to attend by signing up with the below link.
A private mass will take place with interment in St. Mary's. Cemetery, West Lorne.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Denning’s of West Lorne 202 Main Street, West Lorne, Ontario N0L 2P0. If desired, memorial contributions to the Cancer Research Society are appreciated by the family. Share a memory at www.westelginfuneralhome.com (519) 785-0810