123 King St.
Phone: 519-660-9722
Johannes Ansems

Ansems, John

Saturday, November 22nd, 1930 - Friday, June 28th, 2019
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John Ansems passed away peacefully with family by his side, at Chartwell Parkhill, June 28, 2019, in his 89th year. Loving husband of 60 years to the late Ria Ansems (2017). Proud father of Anneke and Frank Wall, Connie and Vince Mullins, Deb and Jim Morley, and Dennis and Donna Ansems. Cherished Grandfather “Pop” to Jason (Christina), Ryan (Jenn), Emily (Kelly), Jonathon (Tory), Laura, Andrea, Anna, Greg, and Vincent. Great-grandfather to Marha, Lincoln, Hunter, Lucy, and Ranger.

John spent his working years building homes in Parkhill and Grand Bend, including his home in Southcott Pines. He loved to fish, watch his grandchildren play sports, and was always eager to lend a helping hand. Pop was always there, whether you needed a treehouse, home repairs, or a pre-game pep talk; he was always the first to arrive and one of the proudest fans in the crowd.

Special thanks to the exceptional staff at Chartwell Parkhill for the care, attention and compassion shown over the years. Donations may be made in John’s name to the Alzheimer Society of Ontario or the Parkinson's Society SW Ontario.

Arrangements entrusted to M. Box & Son Funeral Chapel, 183 Broad St. Parkhill. Please leave a memory or condolence at www.GilpinFuneralChapel.com
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  • Celebration Of Life

    Sunday, September 29th, 2019 | 1:00am
    Sunday, September 29th, 2019 1:00am
    Parkhill Cemetery
    33095 Grand Bend Rd.
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    Family and friends of John continue to Celebrate John's Life. A life of loving, building, strength and encouraging. A private family service will take place.
  • Interment

    Sunday, September 29th, 2019 |
    Sunday, September 29th, 2019
    Parkhill Cemetery
    33095 Grand Bend Rd.
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Posted at 06:29pm
So sorry for the loss of your Dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Tante Bep and family

Paul Augustine

Posted at 07:22am
To the Family: Please accept my condolences on John's passing. He was a great hockey fan and, will be missed.

Ann Oliver

Posted at 01:06pm
Dear cousins, please accept our condolences ,when Doug met your dad the only way he could remember who was who of all our uncles was, “the uncle with the flowered shirt “ May your memories support you. Your cousin Annie and Doug Oliver( Van Hooydonk)

Ann Beaudoin

Posted at 07:48am
My deepest sympathy to the Ansems family. Hold on to those cherished memories, you will have them for years to come. Doug & Ann Marie Beudoin

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