Johannes “John” Van Heyst

Apr 7, 1927 – Feb 8, 2018
Born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Immigrated to Canada in June 1952.

Survived by his wife of almost 65 years Helena (Leny), daughter Joanne, son Rick, daughter-in-law Nicole, grandson Marcus and family in Holland. He enlisted in the Dutch Army in November 1945, trained in Scotland and England, served 3 years in Indonesia. John spent his last year in the Harrison at Elim Village Surrey.

We are grateful for the loving care of the staff on 2 North.

A memorial service was held in the Fleetwood CR Church on February 15, 2018.

We wish to express our gratitude for the support in sharing our sorrow. We find joy that John is at peace with the Lord.


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