Jacques Johannes “Padrino” To all family and friends –
It is with great sadness we announce Jacques Passing on October 9, 2009. Born in Gendringen, Holland August 11, 1949, Married October 10, 1970 and came to Canada in 1970. Predeceased by his parents Guus and Helene of
Gendringen, Holland. Jacques leaves behind his wife Trudy of 39 years; daughters Vanessa (John), Candace (Adam), son Andrew and four grandchildren. Jacques was known for his generosity to those in need. He was also an accomplished businessman in Toronto and Kelowna. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to “The Jacques Education Foundation”. (This foundation is setting up a school in conjunction with an existing orphanage in Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.) Donations will be accepted at the Springfield Funeral Home and at the Celebration of life or at any HSBC Branch in Kelowna or
Westbank. Jacques service will be held on Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 1:00 pm (viewing from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm) at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC; followed by a Celebration of Life at the downtown Kelly O’Bryan’s Restaurant, 262 Bernard Avenue,
Kelowna, BC. From 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm.
We miss you DAD!
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