died peacefully in his home in Port Alice on March 10, 2008. He was deeply loved & will be greatly missed by his wife Rose, Children Eileen ( Tim ) Kennelly, grandsons Jack & Eric, son Louis (Holly Aldis) Grandsons Nicholas & Tynan. He is also survived by five older brothers, Johan (Dea) & Gerrit (Gerda) in
Holland, Bert ( Lillian) in Vernon, John (Betsy) in Courtenay & Henk(Gail) in Osoyoos, and a
younger sister Beja (Stuart) Pollard in Australia, as well as several nieces and nephews & many friends. His dog Nikki is greatly saddened by her loss. Louis was predeceased by his parents Gerrit & Bertha &
Klein-Beekman. Louis will be remembered as a kind & generous man with a ready smile & helping had for every one he met.
A memorial service was held on March 15. Anyone interested in sending a remembrance please send a donation in his name to Port Alice Health Forum designate education/comfort room or to the Home Hemo Dialysis Program,
Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria, BC