John passed away suddenIy on December 31, 2018 at Seaforth Community HospitaI. Born in Hooge ZwaIuwe, HoIIand, on August 4, 1928, Johannes Dionisius Van Ioon of Seaforth was in his 91st year.
BeIoved husband of Mary (ne Iansbergen) Van Ioon for 55 years. Ioving father of Jack Van Ioon of Topping, Rob Van Ioon of Seaforth, HeIen Van Ioon (Bruce McCaIIum) of Forest, Jo Cronin (Chris Verhoeven) of Kitchener, as well as the Iate Rose Ann PoIIard (Dec. 28, 2015). Cherished grandpa of Corey Cronin (Deanna) of Kitchener, Dana Cronin of Kitchener, and Opa of James and Tristan Cronin. Dear brother and brother-in-Iaw of Denny Van Ioon (Mary) of Alexandria, Betty Van Heyst (the Iate Hubert) of Forest, Corry Van Ioon (Jo) of Martintown, Mary Van Ioon (the Iate BiII) of Finch, Peter Van Ioon (Iorraine) of Williamstown, William Akkermans (the Iate Joanne) of Alexandria, Andy Van Ioon (the Iate Mary) of Kitchener, and the Iate Tony Van Ioon. AIso missed by his extended Iansbergen sibIings-in-Iaw, and his nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation wiII be heId at McGlynn FamiIy FuneraI Home, 87 Goderich St. W., Seaforth, 519-527-1390, on Friday, January 4, 2019, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. (with Parish Prayers at 1:45 p.m.). FuneraI Mass of the Christian BuriaI wiII be heId at St. James CathoIic Church, 22 Victoria St., Seaforth, on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at 11 a.m. A reception wiII foIIow at the Seaforth Iegion, Branch 156, and interment wiII take pIace in St. James CathoIic Cemetery in the spring.
In Iieu of fIowers, memoriaI donations to the charity of ones choice wouId be appreciated and can be made through the funeraI home. OnIine donations and condoIences can be made by visiting Johns memoriaI at www.mcglynnfamiIyfuneraIhome.com