John Leonard Spruit

John Spruit of Mountain passed away peacefully at Dundas Manor on Sat., June 2, 2018. He was 87.
He was the beloved husband of Adriana (Verkleij), and the loving Dad of Jane (Lyall) Levere, Betty Spruit (Darren Fleury), the late Neil, Maggie Spruit, Joe (Kathryn), Marie Spruit, Henry (Chrissy Harding) and (the late Diane Seguin), Tony (Shelley), and Johnny (Brandi). He was the cherished Opa and Grandpa of 19 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and the late Conner. John was the dear brother of Mary Vanderlaan (the late Leonard) of Winchester, Cor Spruit of Holland, and the late Arie, Hein, and Agatha. He will be fondly remembered by the Verkleij family.
A memorial visitation will be held at St. Mary of the Presentation Catholic Church hall in Chesterville (please enter through the hall entrance) on Fri., June 8 from 9 am until the time of the Memorial Mass at 11 am.
By family request, donations may be made to the Dundas Manor Activity Fund or the St. Mary’s Catholic Church Building Fund.
The arrangements are entrusted to Byers Funeral Home in South Mountain (613-989-3836).
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