Peacefully passed away at Riverbend Place, Cambridge on Thursday, September 7, 2017, in his 92nd year. Beloved husband of the late Jeanette (nee Beyer) Willems. Loving father of Marilyn Payne (Brian), Linda Willems, Christine Gibbons (John), Peter John Willems (Dee), Angie Willems, Joy Willems (Brad) and Lisa Hall (Tim). Cherished grandfather of Tracey (Zeljko), Joanne, Alyson (Joe), Antony (Tammy), Paul, Tanya, Jonathan (Laura), Esther (Rob), Michelle (Phil), Aimee (Al), Kyle (Rose), Keli (Mike), Matthew (Hayley), Shayne (Kayla), Alex, Daniel, Luke (Chelsea) and to 33 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Survived by his partner of 14 years Wilhelmina Stirling and her children and by many nieces and nephews in England and Canada. Predeceased by his parents and siblings.
Resting at Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas Street N., Cambridge on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 1:00pm-2:00pm. followed by service in the funeral home chapel at 2:00pm.
The family would like to express their thanks to all of the wonderful caregivers and staff at Riverbend Place.
In memory of Peter, donations to the CNIB would be appreciated.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017