Jack Van Haren
Jack Van Haren passed away peacefully at Moments Manor on Good Friday, (April 14, 2017). He was 90.
With his loving wife, Christina, they raised five children, Rick (Terri), Leo, Jim (Regina), Joyce (Remi Gagnon), and Sheila (Carl Gagnon). He was blessed with 11 grandchildren, Joseph, Christopher, Katherine, Emily, Julia, Michael, Kevin, Alex, Zoe, Jacob, and Elisa; and one great-granddaughter, Hayden. He was the dear brother of Pieta, Liesbeth, Annie, and the late Jan, Harry, Gerard, Mariejte, and Drina. He will be dearly missed by family, and a wide circle of friends.
Jack was born in Holland on Sept. 16, 1926. He immigrated to Canada in 1948, where he met Christina Dorssers, and they married in Blenheim in 1956. Jack realized his dream by starting a dairy farm in Ormond in 1958.
Family and friends are invited to pay their respects at the Daley Family Funeral Home, 6971 Bank St. (between Scrivens Dr. and Metcalfe corner) on Fri., April 21 from 1 to 3 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral will be held on Sat., April 22 at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 2718 Eighth Line Rd. in Metcalfe for Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am followed byinterment at the parish cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Winchester District Memorial Hospital.