DYKSTRA, Oene - Peacefully after a brief illness passed away at Kingston General Hospital on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at the age of 78. Beloved husband of 55 years to Frances (nee Cachia). Cherished father of Patricia and Darren. Loving brother of Tina (Peter) Leyenhorst, Ali (Dwight) Weisenberg, Korrie (Carol), Henri, Robert (Mary Ann) and bother-in-law of Rose. Oene will be greatly missed by his many nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends. A big thank you to staff of the Emergency Department at the Kingston General Hospital for their care and compassion during his brief illness. Friends will be received at the GORDON F. TOMPKINS FUNERAL HOME, Township Chapel, 435 Davis Drive, Kingston, Ontario (Taylor Kidd Blvd. & Centennial Dr.) on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service in the Chapel at 11 a.m. Interment at Glenhaven Memorial Gardens. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to Special Olympics, in Oene’s memory. Online condolences HREF="http://www.gftompkinstownship.ca">www.gftompkinstownship.ca.
On behalf of CHK, I am sending love and prayers to Frances, Patricia and Darren.
I am so sorry to hear of Oene's passing & I will greatly miss his hugs & sense of humour.
You're in my prayers & I will come by soon.