Henk Brand

Henk Brand

At South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Tuesday, February 2, 2010 of Exeter in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Betty (Luteijn) Brand. Dear father of Elisabeth Brand and Bert Beardwood of Orillia, Ann-Marie and Jim Kirkland of Hanover and Marilyn and George Lutchman of Sharon. Dear grandfather of Ryan, Jamie; Gayle, Jillian and Jaclyn. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Corrie and Martin Fischer of Maple Ridge BC, Hans and Nancy Brand of Crediton, Bert and Renie Brand of Exeter, Jim and Theresa Brand of Dashwood, Art Brand of Crediton, Tina Brand of Exeter and Rennie Brand of St. Marys. Predeceased by brothers Robert and Simon.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, 1 west of Main, Exeter on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Bethel Reformed Church, 200 Huron Street East, Exeter on Friday, February 5th at 1 PM with Pastor Jim Vellenga officiating. Interment Exeter Cemetery.

Donations to Compassion Canada would be appreciated by the family.

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  1. Bev Shea (Preszcator) says:

    Liz, So sorry to hear about your Dad. I remember so many fun times with your family at your house when we were small. Had fond memories of your Dad. Cherish all the memories of your Dad to help you through this difficult time. Sorry I couldn’t attend the funeral, please give my condolences to your Mom, your sisters and families.
    Bev

  2. Barb (Preszcator) Pepper says:

    Betty, Liz, Ann-Marie, Marilyn and families….
    Please accept my sincere condolences on Henk’s passing. My thoughts are with you all. Henk was a wonderful man that will be missed by all that knew him.
    Take care of yourselves and each other.
    Barb

  3. Your Friends at Sew Perfect says:

    We would like to offer our sincere condolences to Marilyn, George, Gayle, Gillian, Jaclyn and your entire family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Rick, Rebecca, Nancy, Kate, Amy, Judy

  4. Heinz & Trudy Remers & family says:

    Dear Anne Marie, Jim, Betty and family
    our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
    We hope that your many memories will help you get through
    as you celebrate your father’s / husband’s/ grandfather’s life!
    He lives within each and every one of you and appears as
    glimpses here and there in a turn of speech, a smile, a gait
    or mannerism, so, he will always be near!
    Hope to see you soon, love Heinz, Trudy ,Jackie, Trevor ,Heidi
    Mitch and family

  5. Paulina says:

    Marilyn, I am really sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Paulina

  6. sherry and arnold short says:

    sorry to hear of your loss our heart goes out to everyone

  7. maria Wagner says:

    To Liz & Bert, We are very sorry for the loss of your Dad.Our thoughts are with you & our sincere condolences to the Brand Family.
    Len & Maria Wagner

  8. Fred & Phyllis Mommersteeg says:

    Our sincere condolences to your family at this time of loss.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  9. Scott, Val, Amber & Mitchell Lee says:

    Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Our deepest sympathy to Ann-Marie, Jim, Ryan, Jamie and the Brand family.

  10. Bill & Cathie Brown says:

    Ann-Marie: Both Cathie and i want to extend our deepest sympathy on hearing of your dad’s passing. I know that you, Jim, Ryan, and Jamie, will dearly miss him. We both know you have so many happy memories to remember him by. Thinking of you. Bill & Cathie Brown.

  11. Chuck and Phyllis Collett and family says:

    We are very sorry to hear of Henks passing. May God bless the family that is left to mourn the loss of a loved one.

  12. Helen (Brand) & Dean Rusland says:

    To all of you ……….Mom always shared updates of Uncle Henk’s health with us over the years, as she kept in touch through her many visits to the house and otherwise. Sadly, it is now that we extend our deepest condolences to you T. Betty, Liz & Bert, Ann-Marie & Jim, Marilyn & George and to all the children, at the passing of someone dear to each of you. Though it has been a long time since I had seen Uncle Henk, I’m glad to have many memories of him. Peace be with all of you… and take time often to reflect with fond memories and loving hearts………..

    “Shared sorrow is half sorrow ”

    Thinking of all of you,
    Love, Helen & family
    With special mentions to you from Taylor, who will always remember the time he met his Great Uncle Henk at Tim Hortons.

  13. Peter and Anna Geene says:

    Our sincere condolences to the Brand family. Greetings especially to Hans and Nancy and Corrie and Martin.
    From Peter and Anna Geene

  14. Bruce & Bonny Fischer says:

    We wish to extend our deepest sympathy to your family at this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and in our prayers as you endure these trying times.

  15. Albert & Angela Vandeworp says:

    To Betty and all of the Brand family.Please except our deepest sympathy .May God comfort you at this time—–Albert & Albert Vandeworp

  16. Cyndi Down says:

    Marilyn and Ann-Marie and family, so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers as you go through these trying times. Hopefully you will find that being with your family is the best comfort.
    Cyndi Down and Brian Crews, Trenton

  17. Nicole Cooper says:

    We wish to extend our sincere condolences to all of the family. Henk was always a favorite at Donuts Now, all those years. He will be remembered by a lot of people.
    Nicole and Clayton Cooper

  18. Marilyn Waldeck says:

    To all members of the Brand Family-my sympathy for all of you at this time, for the loss of a husband, father, grandpa and brother. It is a time of sadness for the family. Remembering all the good times you shared will help you through this difficult time. My thoughts are with you. Marilyn Waldeck.

  19. John and Ruby Bylsma says:

    We wish to extend our sincere condolences to the entire family. I,(John) am Theresa’s brother, and we knew that Henk had been sick. We pray that you will find comfort in faith at this time of loss.

    John and Ruby Bylsma


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