George Goris

Obituary of George Goris

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Gerrit Jan Goris (George) announces his passing on June 30th, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, London in his 86th year after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Johanna (Smink) for 63 years. Beloved father of Betty (Dave) Buis, Jerry (Marilynn) Goris, Nancy (Hubert) Krygsman, Henriett (Dave) Vanderlei, Annette (Jack) Bakker, and Loraine (Rick) Guikema. Predeceased by his son Geoffrey Goris (October 1984). Loved Opa to 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Survived by sisters-in-law Aly Bruinink, Minnie Smink and many nieces and nephews in Canada, and 6 siblings, in laws, nieces and nephews in The Netherlands. George’s life was focused on his Work, Church, Christian School and his Beloved Family. Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 4th, 2019 at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 5th at 11:00 a.m. at Hope Community Christian Reformed Church, 22638 Adelaide Road, Mt. Brydges. Pastor Jim Poelman and Tony Vandenende officiating. Interment to follow at Mt. Brydges Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Strathroy Community Christian School. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.strathroyfuneralhome.com.

Thursday
4
July

Visitation

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, July 4, 2019
Denning's of Strathroy
32 Metcalfe Street West
Strathroy, Ontario, Canada
(519) 245-1023
Thursday
4
July

Visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, July 4, 2019
Denning's of Strathroy
32 Metcalfe Street West
Strathroy, Ontario, Canada
(519) 245-1023
Friday
5
July

Funeral Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, July 5, 2019
Hope Community Christian Reformed Church
22638 Adelaide Road
Mount Brydges, Ontario, Canada
Friday
5
July

Interment

12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
Friday, July 5, 2019
Mout Brydges Cemetery
2359 Wellington Street
Mount Brydges, Ontario, Canada
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