Winchester Press – obit – Anthony Franciscus (Tony) Westenbroek
Anthony Franciscus (Tony)
Anthony Franciscus (Tony) Westenbroek of Winchester Springspassed away at the Ottawa Civic Hospital on Dec. 24, 2006. Hewas 74.
He was the dear husband of Mary Verhoeven, whom he married inHolland on Jan. 27, 1959. He was father to the late Henry (Debbie),Gerry (Rachel), Tony, and Peter (Roxanne). He is remembered byeight grandchildren. He was the brother of Truus Agricola andwas predeceased by five brothers and five sisters.
He was born in Wolvega, Netherlands on Jan. 7, 1932 to the lateHendricus Westenbroek and Maria Janssen. He was a farmer and amember of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chesterville.
The funeral was held at St. Mary’s on Dec. 29 with Rev. John Gillisofficiating. Interment was at St. Daniel’s Cemetery. Pallbearerswere Paul, Jack, and Alodie Westenbroek, John A. Byvelds, JohnMelenhorst, and Anna Holtrop. Arrangements were entrusted to ByersFuneral Home in South Mountain.