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John Vandenberg

November 11, 1943 - January 12, 2016


On January 12, 2016, Mr. John Vandenberg of St. Paul passed away at the age of 72 years.  He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Elva; 2 sons, Scott (Lori) & Kevin (Candice); 4 grandchildren, Dominic, Derek, Shea & Isabelle; brother, Bert Vandenberg.  He was predeceased by parents, Gerrit & Hendrika; infant sister, Mary.  Cremation has taken place with memorial service at a later date.  If desired, donations may be made to Haying in the 30's (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB  T0A 3A1.  To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.      
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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Glenn and Lorette Andersen
Relation: neighbor

John was a great neighbor and friend. We will miss seeing his smiling face in the neighborhood. Prayers go out to Elva and family.

From: Gisele Steve. Yaceyko
Relation: Friends

To Elva and family our thoughts and prayers with you

From: Margaret Marcoux
Relation: co-worker

I was deeply saddened to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family.

From: Russ & Evelyn Kowtun
Relation: Friend/associate

Our deepest sympathy to Elva and family! We have the utmost respect and many fond memories of John’s days at the co-op.

From: Calvin And Lori Bespalko
Relation: Neighbour for 5 years

Elva, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. John was a very friendly, giving, and thoughtful person. We enjoyed his company chatting outside. We were very honoured to know him and we will miss him. The world lost a very good guy.

Cal and Lori

From: Michele, Marcel & Ethan Bos
Relation: Family Friend

Our deepest condolences to the whole family; we truly wish we could be there with you to celebrate the life of a wonderful man. We wish we were there to give you all a hug and be a shoulder for the tears. To also to remind you of all the smiles and memories he brought to all our lives.
We were blessed to have been able to spend so much time with John and all of you the last time we visited. Please know you have been in our thoughts, and are sending our love.
Love Marcel, Michele & Ethan

From: Susan Kaprowski
Relation: friend

Dear Elva, I am so shocked and sorry to see that John has passed away. My deepest sympathy to you and your family.

From: Elsie & Terry LaBoucane
Relation: friends

Elva & Family. Please accept our condolences on the passing of your beloved husband, father, and grandfather. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God watch over you in this time of sorrow.

From: Reg and Linda Green
Relation: He did home repairs for us.

Dear Elva and family, we are so sorry to hear of John’s passing – he was a good man and we always looked forward to seeing him when he helped us with repairs to the house. May God comfort and keep you through this time. With love, Reg and Linda

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Haying in the 30's (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB  T0A 3A1

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