Obituary and Service Information for Retired Fire Chief Cornelius Bakelaar, Township of North Frontenac
Passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre in his 78th year. Beloved husband of Ollie for over 32 years. Loving father of Judy Ball (Fred), Mike (Michelle), Mike Wilson (Jacy) and Steve Wilson. Opa will be sadly missed by Danielle Ball (Joe), Jeff Bakelaar, Elaina Wilson and Evan Wilson. Dear brother of John (Wilma), Jake (Joanne), Len (Rynie), Hans (Linda), William (the late Wieske) and the late Adrian (Alice) and Jim (Hinke). Brother-in-law of Bill Gancher (the late Stella) and Pat Elliott (the late Joe). Uncle Cor will be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and their extended families.
There will be a Celebration of Cor's Life on Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 2 - 5 p.m. at the NISBETT FUNERAL HOME, 600 MONAGHAN ROAD S., PETERBOROUGH 705-243-4426. In memory of Cor, donations to the Scott Kidd Memorial Foundation or the Canadian Lung Association would be appreciated.
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