Peacefully at home on Monday, November 21, 2011, of Exeter and formerly of Bayfield and Brucefield, in his 96th year. Beloved husband of Nellie (Van Mourik) Blok for 65 years. Dear father of Maria and Mark Piercy of Paris, Marjorie (Mary) and Zoran Dordevic of London, Nellie and Bill Boshart of Lucan, Agatha and Dave Feltz of Mitchell, Dinah and Jack de Groot of Bayfield and Terry and Charlotte Blok of Exeter. Dear grandfather of Andrea and Randy, Christopher and Sarah; Andrew, Sara and Jayme, Marco; Greg, Daryl, Kevin and Emma; Jason; Chad and Melissa, Alison, Benjamin, Sean; Heather, Erin; and great-grandfather of Casey, Liam, Noah, Luca, Marshall, Rowan, and Avery. Dear brother of Marrigje Hoogendoorn of The Netherlands. Predeceased by a daughter Trudy (1957), 2 brothers and 2 sisters.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, (one west of Main) Exeter on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. The funeral service will be held at Bethel Reformed Church, 200 Huron Street E., Exeter on on Thursday, November 24th at 1:30PM with Pastor Jim Vellenga officiating. Interment Exeter Cemetery.
Donations to the Canadian Red Cross would be appreciated by the family.
Anthony (Tony) Blok