Martinus Heikoop passed away after a short illness in Chilliwack on April 10, 2009 at the age of 82 years. Martinus was born in the Netherlands on June 5, 1926 and immigrated to Canada in 1953.
He is survived by two daughters: Jean (John) of Chilliwack, BC and Suzanna (Bill) of Vernon, BC; one son Sam (Pat) of Chilliwack, BC.; as well as 11 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren. Martinus is also survived by three brothers: Christian of Calgary, Jan and William of the Netherlands; and one sister Wilhemina of the Netherlands.
He was predeceased by his loving wife Emma, as well as brothers Hendrik and Hiskia.
A Family Interment will be held at Queen’s Park Cemetery with the Reverend H. Zeprick, Presider.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Martinius’ memory may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, #200, 325 Manning Road N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5.
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