Henry Westenbroek of RR1 Williamsburg passed away at Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Jan. 16, 2006. He was 46.
He was born Nov. 6, 1959 in Winchester to Tony and Mary (nee Verhoeven) Westenbroek. Henry was husband to Debbie Bongers whom he married in South Mountain on Sept. 4, 1982. He was the father of Dana and Anthony Westenbroek. He was the son-in-law of Martin and Martina Bongers, and the late Mary Bongers. He was the brother of Gerry (Rachel), Tony, and Peter (Roxanne). He was the brother-in-law of the Bongers family, and was uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Henry was a welder with Parmalat Canada. He received the most improved welder’s award from Kemptville College-University of Guelph. He was a member of the Canadian Welding Association. Henry was a member of St. Daniel’s Roman Catholic Church in South Mountain. He volunteered with the Winchester Springs Recreation Association.
The funeral was held at St. Daniel’s Roman Catholic Church on Jan. 20 with Father John Gillis officiating. Cremation followed.
Pallbearers were his son Anthony Westenbroek, his nephew Jack Westenbroek, Peter Marriner, Wayne Stewart, Steve Smirle, and Gary Steele.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Byers Funeral Home in South Mountain.