VISSER, Kornelis "Casey" passed away peacefully Saturday morning with family at his side.
He was a much-loved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and great-uncle to his extended family.
Casey is predeceased by Hendrikjen Jacoba (“Henny” Last) and by elder brother Jan and younger brother, also Jan.
He is survived by Pieternella Jacoba (“Nellie” van Essen.)
He is survived on Henny’s side by John and Bev (Hindle), Sonja (Garry Burt), and Bruce and Pennie (Grassie.)
He is survived on Nellie’s side by Laurie (Peter deVolder), Grace (Gord McInnis) and Jenny (Stuart Sherwin.) Casey has eleven grandchildren - with John and Bev: Michael and Robin (betrothed to David Niven); with Sonja and Garry: Jessamyn (Richard Martin), Teresa Burt (Andy Bronswyck), Travis Burt and Taylor Burt (Shawna); with Bruce and Pennie: Molly; with Laurie and Peter: Ryan, Melissa (Thad Parliament) and Michael, with Jenny and Stuart: Christina (Zach Ambrock) and David (Alyssa.)
Casey has nine great-grandchildren - with Jessamyn and Richard: Cody Martin and Keenan Martin; with Teresa and Andy: Emily and Maxwell; with Ryan: Kai; with Christina and Zach: Hannah and Sarah; with David and Alyssa: Liam and James.
Casey is survived by family in Holland: sister Ietje (Willem Huizingh) and is uncle to their children Janka (Jurien Faber), Corine, Johan (Klarie) and in the UK, Gineke (Johnathan Bauer.)
Casey is eight times a great uncle – with Janka and Jurrien: Andre Willem, Janka Liselotte and Wouter; with Gineke and Johnathan: Sebastian, Anna-Lisa and William; and with Johan and Klarie: Roel and Ilona.
A celebration of life will be held at 11 AM on Friday, 15 June at Everden Rust Funeral Services. 1910 Windsor Road Kelowna.
In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to the BC Heart and Stroke Foundation.
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