Hendrik "Henry" Yntema

3/5/1933 - 1/30/2017

Obituary Overview

In Loving Memory


Went to be with his Lord, on Monday January 30, 2017 in his 84th year. Beloved husband of the
late Gretta Yntema (nee: Vandervelde). Predeceased by his first wife Hotske De
Jong. Dear father of Julia Szumowski, Harold Yntema, Theresa Yntema (Grant
Crabtree), Alison Yntema, Hetti O’Sullivan (Kenneth), Theo Yntema and Marni Yntema
(Zoltan Boka). Cherished Opa of Alex (Lucy), Sam, Westley, Carin Ann (Andrew),
Jamie, Peter, Cole, Geoffrey and Aileen. Fondly remembered by his twin brother
Piet Ijntema (Jittie).  Predeceased by sisters Jakoba “Koosje” and Grace
Geerts. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, family and friends in Canada,
the US and The Netherlands.

The family will receive friends at the Robert J. Reid & Sons, "The Chapel on the Corner", 309 Johnson Street (at Barrie Street) on Thursday from 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held at First Christian Reformed Church, 310 Kingscourt Avenue on Friday February 3, 2017 at 1pm. Interment Glenhaven Memorial Gardens. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Kingston Special Olympics or Community Living Kingston would be appreciated.


Funeral Details

  • Visitation

    Robert J. Reid & Sons "The Chapel on the Corner"

    Event Times

    2/2/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • Service

    First Christian Reformed Church

    Event Times

    2/3/2017 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

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Posted by Doug and Joanne Vander Velde | 2/9/2017

Dear nieces and nephews our sympathy goes out to all of you. With the loss of you Dad. May God be with you. Love Uncle Doug and Aunt Joanne

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Posted by Janet van den Berg | 2/4/2017

Bob and I were very saddened to hear about the loss of your Dad. Our thoughts are with you. Janet and Bob van den Berg

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