John Voogd, born May 26, 1937 in Wilsum, Germany, went to be with the Lord on January 30, 2015.
He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Grace; children, Bonnie (John) Grimmon, Heather (Karl) Doerr, Jennifer, Vivian (Brad) Boven and Harley (Makara); grandchildren, Jessica (AJ) and Jadene Grimmon; Kloee and Frank Doerr; Ryan and Cody (Jennifer) Boven; Noah, Samara and Conan Voogd; great-granddaughter, Ava Boven.
John was predeceased by six brothers. He is survived by his brother, Gerald (Joanne) Voogd; two sisters, Johanna (Garry) Nyboer and Gerda Peetsma; three sisters-in-law and many nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.
A Visitation will take place at Foster and McGarvey Funeral Home, 10011 – 114 Street, Edmonton on Friday, February 6, 2015 from 6-8:00 p.m. A Memorial Service will take place at West End Christian Reformed Church, 10015 – 149 Street, Edmonton on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 1:00 p.m., Pastors Bob DeMoor and Gordon Pols officiating.
Donations in memory of John may be made to the Edmonton General Hospital, Unit 9Y, 11111 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5K 0L4.
To send condolences, please visit: www.fostermcgarvey.com