We are saddened to announce the passing of Dorothy Boonen (Berendsen) at the age of 89 on August 5, 2022.  She passed peacefully with family by her side.  Dorothy was born on October 2, 1932 in the Netherlands and immigrated to Canada in 1958.  Predeceased by her loving husband of 60 years John Boonen (oct 18, 2019).  Dorothy is lovingly remembered by her children Trudy (Kirk) of Oshawa and Cathy (Jim) of Paris.  Proud Grandmother of Justin (Jill), Matthew (Sarah) and Samantha (Jacob).  Great-grandmother of Atlas, Lila, Charlotte, Ivy, Audrey and Axel.  Dorothy lived a full life, a wonderful Mother and homemaker she loved to cook and spend winters at their home in Florida for over 20 years.  She grew up on a farm in the Netherlands and that continued here in Canada when they purchased a farm in Sebringville in 1959.

She will be dearly missed and forever in our hearts.

Visitation at St. Joseph’s Church, 96 Huron Street, Stratford on Wednesday August 10,2022 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. with a reception to follow at the Parish Hall. Those wishing to view Dorothy’s mass from the comfort of your home may by clicking view livestream. As expressions of sympathy and memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church or Alzheimer Society through the W. G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron St, Stratford. 519.271.7411. www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com


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